Both teams showed tough defense to start the game which kept the contest scoreless till the bottom of the fourth. Amity had the bases loaded when Adam Hurwitz sliced a grounder to first base,was thrown out but John Nolan crossed home to get Spartans on the board 1-0.
In the top of the fifth, the Wreckers quickly answered as Chris Drbal hit a fly ball deep to center passing a diving Colin Beaulieu that drove in Harris Azadian from second base to tie the game 1-1.
The next batter, starting pitcher Chad Knight, helped his own cause in a big way with a two-run homer over the center field fence as Staples grabbed a 3-1 lead. They would add two more runs in the seventh and win the Class LL championship by the final, 5-1.