By: KDKA-TV News Staff

STATE COLLEGE (KDKA) – The Bethel Park baseball team received a heroes welcome at the high school on Thursday night after a massive victory.

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The Blackhawks won the 5-A state championship on Thursday and it was their first since 1988.

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On their way home, they received a police escort from the Allegheny County Sheriff’s Department.

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The Blackhawks defeated Red Land 4-2 to make them your PIAA 5A State Champions in 2021.