April 12, 2012
Pisgah Rallies Late to Defeat Kings Ridge
Mount Pisgah's varsity baseball team scored six runs in the 7th inning on Tuesday to defeat Kings Ridge 10-6. It was the sixth win in a row for the Patriots who improved to 10-6 overall and 4-5 in Region 5-A play.
Trailing 6-4 heading into their last at bat. With one out Brendan Blake, Adrian Celata and Garrett Condon all drew walks to load the bases. Nicky Piccapietra then delivered a single, which scored Blake and Celata to tie the score. Two Kings Ridge errors led to the final four Patriot runs.
Piccapietra got the win in relief, throwing 2 1/3 innings while not allowing a run.
Pisgah jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the top of the first. Blake led off the inning with a single, stole second and scored in a Celata double.
Blake finished the game 2-for-2 with two walks and three runs scored.