Tuesday, October 21, 2014


Concord senior Nick DeFreese slides into third base in front of Elkhart Central junior Jack Fann. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Concord coach Jim Treadway chats with the Elkhart Central dugout behind him. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central junior Kyle Short makes contact. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Concord senior Nick DeFreese tracks a fly ball. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Concord senior pitcher Duncan Boone looks for a call. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Concord senior pitcher Duncan Boone delivers a pitch. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Concord senior pitcher Duncan Boone winds up. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Concord senior pitcher Duncan Boone winds up. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

The home plate umpire dusts off the plate. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central junior Jack Fann (10) gets some coaching during an at-bat. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Concord senior pitcher Duncan Boone (right) reacts after a scoring play. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central junior Jack Fann (10) swings at a pitch from Concord senior pitcher Duncan Boone. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central senior Michael Wain (2) talks to a coach after being tagged out at third. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central senior Jon Hill (3) ducks a high pitch caught by Concord senior catcher Jake Vernon. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck/The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central senior Michael Wain (2) slides back to third base behind Concord senior Matt Williams (2) but is called out in a tag by Concord senior catcher Jake Vernon. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Concord senior catcher Jake Vernon runs down a runner at third. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Elkhart 5-2 in Concord on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central senior Max Fritz rounds third base in front of Concord senior Matt Williams. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth)

Elkhart Central senior Jesse Zepeta tracks a fly ball. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central senior Michael Wain (2) rounds third base behind Concord senior Matt Williams (2). Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Concord senior Matt Williams makes a throw to first. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central junior Kyle Short reacts to a play. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central junior Kyle Short gets a throw at first as Concord senior Duncan Boone (11) dives safely back to the plate. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central freshman pitcher Andrew Salmon (7) delivers a pitch. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central junior Kyle Short tries to dig out a low throw to first. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central freshman pitcher Andrew Salmon (7) delivers a pitch. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central freshman pitcher Andrew Salmon (7) delivers a pitch. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central freshman pitcher Andrew Salmon (7) grins after he comes off the mound. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)

Elkhart Central freshman pitcher Andrew Salmon (7) delivers a pitch. Elkhart Central baseball defeated Concord 5-2 in Elkhart on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. (James Buck / The Elkhart Truth) (Buy this photo)
Elkhart Central baseball tops Concord 5-2

Posted on April 3, 2014 at 4:55 p.m.

Check out photos from a beautiful and sunny — if not quite totally warm — afternoon of baseball Wednesday, April 2, at Concord High School in Elkhart. The visiting Elkhart Central Blue Blazers came away with the 5-2 win. Click on the main photo to see a slideshow and navigate forward and back with your arrow keys.