Heritage School secures 2nd seed with victory
by Staff Reports
The Heritage School Hawks head to the GISA playoffs this week as the No. 2 seed in Region 1-AAA.
Heritage School secured its second-place finish with a 12-7 victory over rival Dominion on Friday. The Hawks close out the regular season with a 15-2 overall record and a 6-2 mark in league play.
Matt Wilkins pitched a complete game, allowing just six hits and also hit a home run.
After the Hawks built a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first, they broke the game open with five runs in the second, helped out by Wilkins two-run homer.
The Hawks also added three runs in the third, two in the fourth and one in the sixth.
Heritage School finished with 12 hits in the victory. Senior center-fielder Chandler Rich reached with four hits and scored three times. Luke Crook finished the game with three RBIs.
Brad Macke had three hits and also drove in a pair of runs. Patrick McKee also drove in two runs and Tyler Henson added a RBI.