In the Boys State Baseball Class 4A quarterfinals, #1 Johnston blanked Ankeny, 6-0.
Dowling Catholic shut out Southeast Polk, 7-0. Dowling and Johnston play Friday night in a 4A semifinal at Principal Park.
Urbandale and Western Dubuque played one inning, then had a rain delay for more than two hours. When play resumes, Urbandale scored three quick runs, and that was it. J-Hawks in an upset, 3-0.