Alabama High School Baseball - Prattville holds off Oak Mountain
(February 25, 2012: Birmingham, AL 35242) The Prattville Lions (Prattville, AL) baseball the host Oak Mountain Eagles (Birmingham, AL), 8-4 in Saturday's non-league contest.
Coming up next, the Lions encounter the Hillcrest Patriots (Tuscaloosa, AL) in a non-league contest, on Saturday, February 25. Prattville will attempt to better on its 4-0 season record. The Patriots come into the contest with a 1-2 record after their 5-4 non-league loss to Hardaway (Columbus, GA).
The Eagles now sport a 2-1 record. They play next when they host Northridge for a non-league contest on Tuesday, February 28. Oak Mountain will encounter a Jaguars squad coming off a 10-3 non-league loss to Briarwood Christian (Birmingham, AL). The Jaguars record now stands at 2-5.
Prattville rallied from a 4-3 defecit in the top of the sixth inning for five runs, highlighted by Hayden White's grand slam 325 foot home run over the right field fence.
Senior southpaw Austin Crook went the disance for the Lions to pickup his second victory of the season.