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Lafayette, Jamestown baseball teams eyeing deep postseason runs

Lafayette, Jamestown baseball teams eyeing deep postseason runs

Rewind to that searing June Saturday afternoon last year as Lafayette celebrated winning the first baseball state championship in school history on Liberty University Baseball Stadium's baking artificial turf.

Rams' pitcher Andre Lipcius had just finished off a complete-game win after his twin brother Luc hit the go-ahead home run to set up the 5-4 victory over Loudoun Valley, the previously reigning 3A champion.

A celebratory dogpile ensured near home plate, where Lafayette's seniors would soon have their commencement ceremony since they were away from their graduating classmates in Williamsburg.

It's hard to imagine a more perfect finish for Lafayette, which finished...

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