Asheboro vs Southern Guilford Baseball MPC Tournament

The Asheboro Blue Comets posted a 12-4 win over the Southern Guilford Storm in the first round of the Mid-Piedmont Conference baseball tournament. The Blue Comets scored 5 runs in the second inning for a 5-0 lead. Asheboro did not stop there as they picked up five more runs in the third inning for a 10-0 lead. After a scoreless fourth inning, the Storm got on the board with 4 runs, but after two runs from the Comets in the bottom of the inning this one was over. Austin Curry and Parker Clayton each went 2-for-3 at the plate with a double and 2 runs scored. Curry picked 2 RBIs, while Clayton recorded 3 RBIs. Garrett Foland earned the win on the mound after pitching four innings with 4 hits, 2 walks, and 3 strikeouts. The Comets will face the Southwestern Randolph Cougars in the semifinals tonight at Ledford.