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Port Neches-Groves Indians down Kempner, advance in playoffs

The Port Neches-Groves Indians advanced to the third round of the 5A baseball playoffs by defeating Kempner 2-1 in a series this weekend.

PNG defeated Kempner 4-0 in Game 3 Saturday.

The Indians won Game 1 Thursday 9-1. Kempner took Game 2 by a 3-0 score to even up the series.

PNG will take on No. 1-ranked Friendswood in the next round.