Kennesaw Mountain ran off with the lead late in the game in a 4-3 victory over Hillgrove Hawks on Monday. The game was tied at three with the Mustangs batting in the top of the sixth when Jarrett Guest singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run.
Hillgrove Hawks scored three runs in the fourth inning, but Kennesaw Mountain still managed to pull out the victory.
In the bottom of the fourth inning, Hillgrove tied things up at three. An error scored one run for the Hawks.
Gavin Scaggs got the win for Kennesaw Mountain. He surrendered three runs on five hits over five innings, striking out seven and walking zero. John Armstrong threw two innings in relief out of the bullpen. Armstrong recorded the last six outs to earn the save for the Mustangs.
Kennesaw Mountain racked up nine hits on the day. Guest and Lumpkin each collected three hits to lead Kennesaw Mountain Mustangs Varsity.