Gaston Christian snagged a late lead and defeated Hickory Grove Christian 4-3 on Saturday. The game was tied at two with GCS batting in the top of the seventh when Marianne Pumneo singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Mia Holmes was credited with the victory for GCS. She surrendered three runs on seven hits over seven innings, striking out nine and walking zero.
Congratulations Lady Eagles, you are the 2018 NCISSA 3A State Champions!!