Sophomore Clay Walters got his first start of the year and he came through for the Vikings with the win as South Granville took the opener of the 2-A state baseball series 9-2 over Randleman at N.C. State’s Doak Field on Friday night.
Facing a 3-2 count in the bottom of the 11th inning of a pitcher’s duel with the score knotted 1-1, South Granville first baseman Megan White saw the pitch she wanted — low, slightly inside, and fat.
South Granville will try to pull off a rare double as it sends its baseball and softball teams into state championship series beginning Friday.
Softball, baseball title series to be played on Raleigh campus sites
South Granville needed everyone on roster to win East regional
Clay Walters' inside-the-park home run in the top of the 14th inning proved to be difference as South Granville outlasted Midway 9-8 to win the 2-A East regional championship series on Friday night and a spot in the state championship series next weekend.
Home runs lift Vikings past Bunn and into championship round
South Granville, Midway will play for East championship on Friday night
South Granville's bats came alive a little too late on Wednesday night in the 2-A East regional series opener against Midway as the Vikings lost 6-5.
Win-or-go home games set for Friday night
Carrboro’s Maysa Araba set two state records and teammates Magnus Herweyer and Helen Morken also were winners for the Jaguars in the NCHSAA 2-A Track & Field Championships at Irwin Belk Track in Greensboro on Saturday.
Jaguars clash with Brevard in state final on Saturday
DA tennis headed to NCISAA 3-A semifinals
Chapel Hill’s 11-5 win over Cedar Ridge on Tuesday night put the Tigers into tonight’s Big Eight championship game at Cardinal Gibbons against the Crusaders.
Senior second baseman Zack Moore hit a lead off home run to spark a five-run first-inning outburst in South Granville’s 10-1 win at East Chapel Hill on Friday in the second day of the Hilltop Invitational.