Austin Mosier’s two-out double in the bottom of the ninth inning drove home pinch runner Cori Richards from first base, lifting Blackman to a 3-2 victory over visiting Riverdale on Friday night.
John Mitchell pitched 1 1/3 innings of relief to pick up the win as the Blaze improved to 7-8 overall and 3-3 in District 7-AAA. Riverdale suffered its first league loss and fell to 13-6 and 5-1.
Jamie Kent had two hits, including a double for Blackman, Mosier had two hits, while Grayson Bowman and Logan Fleener each had a hit and an RBI.
MTCS 7, Davidson Acad. 7
The Cougars played to a rare tie because Davidson Academy doesn’t have lights. Kyle Howard led MTCS (9-2-1) had a double, home run and three RBIs, Joe Warner had a double, scored two runs and an RBI, and Austin Melton had a hit and an RBI.
Louisville Trinity 7, Central Magnet 6
Colt Flippo and McKenzie Jackson each had three hits for the Tigers in the Christian Brothers USA Classic.
Central Magnet 6, Cape Central (Mo.) 2
Jackson threw shutout innings of relief to pick up the win for the Tigers (8-11). John Messick had two doubles and Jacob Crume had two hits.
Oakland 7, Lebanon 3
Oakland got two goals each from Tanner Heath, John Ingram and Patrick Wright, and Mohammed Gawarir had one.
Webb 2, St. Andrews-Sewanee 1
Insub Chung and Dapo Omitowoju scored goals for Webb.