North Carolina High School Baseball - Fairmont defeats South Columbus
(March 14, 2011: Tabor City, NC 28463) Fairmont Golden Tornadoes (Fairmont, NC) fans exited the stadium thrilled Monday as they observed their baseball squad overcome the host South Columbus Stallions (Tabor City, NC), 11-3 in a non-league test.
With the win, Fairmont upgrades its record to 2-3 on the season. The Golden Tornadoes travel to South Robeson (Rowland, NC) to battle the Mustangs in a 2A/1A Conference 7 test on Friday, March 18. The Mustangs come into the test with a record of 5-1. South Robeson won 4-3 in their recent non-league test against Purnell Swett (Pembroke, NC)
With the defeat, South Columbus falls to 1-3 on the season. The Stallions travel to West Bladen (Bladenboro, NC) to battle the in a 3A/2A Conference 2 test on Tuesday, March 15. The come into the test with a record of 3-1. West Bladen won 12-5 in their recent non-league test against South Robeson (Rowland, NC)
Zach Pittman 2-4 2HRs 6 RBIs, Kyle Britt 2-3 Hr, DB, 2 RBIs, Cain Wilkerson 2-4 DB Alex Britt picked up the win going 5 inns, with 7 Ks and allowing 1 ER, Kyle Britt got the save going two inns striking out 4