Lake Norman's baseball team survived a big rally from Waynesville Tuscola to win 8-7 and advance to the 7-year-0ld school's first baseball final.
Saturday, May 30, 2009
Tuscola scored three runs in the top of the seventh and final inning to tie the game at 7. Nick Lamoscolo's two-out single scored Donnie Burt with the game and series winning run.
Lake Norman (26-2) will play Northern Nash (18-8) or Eastern Wayne (24-4) in next week's 3A best-of-3 state final series.
In 2A, Morganton Patton beat Mount Pleasant 3-2 to advance to the 2A finals. Patton (27-7) will play either Fairmont (19-7) or McMichael (23-5) in next week's N.C. 2A best of 3 championship series.
Posted by Observer Sports at 10:00 PM