Portage snatched the lead late in the game in a 6 – 5 victory over Crown Point on Tuesday. The game was tied at five with Portage batting in the bottom of the fifth when Nate Orosz grounded out, scoring one run.
Evan Szabo earned the victory on the hill for Portage. He surrendered five runs on seven hits over seven innings, striking out three.
Portage collected five hits on the day. Tyler Holmquist and Danny Puplava each had multiple hits for the Indians.