Southwestern Randolph vs Western Guilford Baseball MPC Tournament

The Southwestern Randolph Cougars earned a 6-4 win over the Western Guilford Hornets on Tuesday in the first round of the Mid-Piedmont Conference baseball tournament. Nate Ray finished 3-for-4 at the plate for the Cougars with 1 RBI, while Carson Clapp and Jaxon Snider each went 2-for-4. Braxton Davis finished 1-for-3 with a run scored and 1 RBI. Parker LaPlant picked up the pitching win after throwing 5 innings with 1 walk, 6 hits, and 8 strikeouts. The Cougars will face the Blue Comets of Asheboro in semifinals tonight at 7pm at Ledford.