Memorial baseball doubleheader honors Mediati

Baseball teammates of Gio Mediati wear special jerseys with their fallen teammate's name and number (5) in his honor during a doubleheader dedicated to Mediati last Friday. Photo Provided/Tyler Main

A memorial service for Gio Mediati, 15, who drowned on June 13, hours after completing his freshman year at Creswell High School, will be held at the CHS baseball field at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 29.
It's a fitting site for Gio, who, as a freshman, pitched more varsity innings than anyone but departing . . .