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Class A photo gallery: Petersburg, Wahama claim 5-3 victories at state tournament

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Petersburg held off St. Marys for a 5-3 victory in the opening game of the Class A state tournament. Defending state champion Wahama also earned a 5-3 victory Wednesday, with the White Falcons getting past Midland Trail by that same score.

The results set up an elimination matchup between the Blue Devils (19-9) and Patriots (13-11), while Wahama (27-2) takes on the Vikings (18-2) for the right to be in the driver’s seat ahead of Thursday’s play.

(Photos by Eddie Ferrari)

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