Northview Titans Varsity Grabs Lead in Sixth Inning to Defeat Peachtree Ridge
Northview Titans Varsity snatched the lead late in the game in a 7-6 victory over Peachtree Ridge on Wednesday. The game was tied at six with Northview Titans Varsity batting in the top of the sixth when Ryan Blake drew a walk, scoring one run.
Northview Titans Varsity collected five hits and Peachtree Ridge had five in the high-scoring affair.
Northview Titans Varsity got on the board in the first inning. Blake hit into a fielder’s choice, scoring one run.
Peachtree Ridge scored three runs in the fourth inning. Peachtree Ridge scored its runs on a double by Matthew Gill.
Mark McLaughlin pitched Northview Titans Varsity to victory. He allowed zero hits and zero runs over two innings, striking out four and walking one. A number of pitchers entered the game as relief, with Blake, Sam Clayman, Cal Hendricks, and Beau Lark all securing outs and ultimately the victory.
Harrison Yim took the loss for Peachtree Ridge. He lasted four innings, allowing four hits and six runs while striking out two.
Parker Bridwell started the game for Peachtree Ridge. He went one inning, allowing one run on one hit, striking out one and walking one
Michael Izzi, Lark, Peyton Carter, Blake, and Parker Poteet each collected one hit to lead Northview Titans Varsity.