The No. 1-ranked Trinity Shamrocks battled through early pressure from rival St. Xavier but eventually turned that pressure into a tactical advantage in its solid 3-0 win in the Seventh Region semifinals at Assumption Green.
“I’m really proud of our guys, but hats off to St. X,” Trinity head coach Dale Helfrich said. “They’re a fantastic team, very well-coached and they came out gunning. We knew that if we withstood their pressure early that we had the technical ab