HAMMOND | Starter Nick Geisen struck out six and reliever Ryan Fender fanned four, combining on a no-hitter as Crown Point blanked El Dorado, Ark., 12-0 in four innings.
Geisen also homered for the Bulldogs (2-0), who clinched a single-elimination bracket berth.
Crown Point has two games remaining in pool play. The Bulldogs play the Honolulu Saints (1-1) at 5:30 p.m. today and South Lexington, Ky., (3-0) at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. The top three teams in each division advance to the single-elimination bracket, which starts Wednesday.
-- JOHN BURBRIDGE