There will be a new Section III Class AA softball champion this season. Baldwinsville knocked off defending champion C-NS on Saturday night 3-2 in the Class AA semifinals.

Former News Channel 9 Athlete of the Week Taylor Tripodi earned the win, tossing a complete game five-hitter. Tripodi struck out 13 in seven innings.

Baldwinsville has won nine straight games, improving to 18-1. The Bees will square off with Liverpool in the Section III Class AA Championship on Wednesday night at Carrier Park.