McKeever Post stayed alive in the New York State American Legion baseball tournament on Thursday morning. The squad defeated Amsterdam, 7-0, in the final game of pool play in event, which is taking place in Utica. Nate Mascellino (Canisius) hit a bases-clearing double in the first inning to spark a four-run outburst and send McKeever on its way to a win.
The team advanced to the semifinals. McKeever will play the winner of the Navy Pool on Friday afternoon.