Mustang Nine Notch Comeback Win Against Vikes
The North Moore Mustangs erased an early 4-0 deficit Thursday at Viking Field in Cameron to come away with a 6-5 CCSSL baseball victory.
UP vs NM: Summer Baseball
North Moore traveled to Cameron twice this week for cross-county Central Carolina Scholastic Summer League action at Viking Field. The Mustangs claimed a 6-2 Southwest division win Tuesday and topped Union Pines 6-5 Thursday in a comeback win. These shots are from Tuesday's game. Photos by Philip Taylor.
Mustang Dustin Morrison was the star of the game going three innings in relief to pick up the win and belting a two-run homer in the fifth frame that cut the Union Pines lead to 5-4.
In the sixth and final inning of the contest, the Mustangs mounted a two-out rally that culminated in a two-run, game-winning double by Colton Troxler.
With the victory North Moore's record moved to 2-3 on the season, while Union Pines slipped to 2-4-1.
Both squads return to action Monday as the Mustangs hit the road to face West Stanly, while Union Pines hosts another county rival in Pinecrest at 6 p.m.
More like this story