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Azar's shutout leads Liggett past Sterling Heights Stevenson, into Division 1 semifinals

Baseball   | Jeff Dullack

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Detroit – After winning four baseball state championships in the past six seasons – two in Division 4 and two in Division 3 – Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett, looking to tackle another challenge as the Knights made the move up to Division 1 before the start of the 2017 season.

With the move up to Division 1, the expectations have remained the same and so far, the Knights remained unfazed by the challenges of playing at a higher level heading into Tuesday’s quarterfinal against Sterling Heights Stevenson.

Liggett opened up the game with two first inning runs and behind a complete game shutout from sophomore Alex Azar, the Knights would pick up a 6-0 win to advance to the semifinals at Michigan