Asheboro vs Ledford Baseball MPC Championship

The Asheboro Blue Comets fell 7-2 to the Ledford Panthers in the Mid-Piedmont Conference baseball tournament championship game on Thursday. Ledford took a 2-0 lead during the first four innings of play, but the Blue Comets tied things in the fifth. The Panthers regained the lead in the sixth with two runs before Luke Spiva hit a grand slam. The Comets played well and move to 20-7 on the season. Parker Clayton was a perfect 3-for-3 at the plate, while Austin Curry went 2-for-4.