Archive - Apr 2, 2013 - Sports Article
Winning 4-3 in close games is becoming a tradition this week for the St. Stephens baseball team.
A single by Dylan Brown in the bottom of the eighth inning plated Konner Klingenberg from third base, allowing St. Stephens to knock off the defending Easter Classic champion Hickory, 4-3.
The Saint victory comes one day after defeating Fred T. Foard, 4-3, in the bottom of the seventh inning.
Bunker Hill bounced back from a difficult loss in the opening round of the Easter Baseball Classic with an 8-2 win against Maiden on Tuesday.
In other Classic consolation action, Fred T. Foard took down South Iredell.
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep tournament scores from across Catawba County:
23rd Catawba County Easter Baseball Classic
No. 7 Fred T. Foard 14, No. 6 South Iredell 5
No. 1 Bunker Hill 8, No. 5 Maiden 2
No. 2 St. Stephens 4, No. 3 Hickory 3 (eight innings)
No. 4 West Caldwell 8, No. 8 Newton-Conover 7