The North Forsyth Raiders Freshman stayed in it until the end, but West Forsyth pulled away late in a 7-6 victory on Thursday. The game was tied at six with West Forsyth batting in the top of the seventh when #19 doubled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
North Forsyth Raiders Freshman collected seven hits and West Forsyth had ten in the high-scoring affair.
North fired up the offense in the first inning, when Michail Harris grounded out, scoring one run. The Raiders notched three runs in the second inning. The rally was led by a single by Josh Zirlott and a groundout by Nathan Gallant. West Forsyth scored four runs in the sixth inning. The offensive firepower by West Forsyth was led by #9 and #24, all driving in runs in the inning. #7 took the win for West Forsyth. He went four innings, allowing zero runs on four hits, striking out one and walking one.
Harris took the loss for North Forsyth Raiders Freshman. He lasted three innings, allowing three hits and five runs while striking out five and walking one.
#22 started the game for West Forsyth. He surrendered six runs on three hits over three innings, striking out two. Champ Bryant started the game for North. He surrendered two runs on seven hits over four innings, striking out five and walking zero
Nate Prewett, Caleb Towe, Zirlott, Trystan Davis, Nolan Wood, Bryant, and Hayden Brown all had one hit to lead North Forsyth Raiders Freshman.
The Raiders have over a week off before their next game on Monday April 8th vs. South Forsyth. First pitch is at 4:30 from Raider Field.