SOUTHPORT, NC (WWAY)–It came down to the middle innings on Monday night, but it was South Brunswick pulling out the win over West Columbus, 14-6.
The Cougars trailed the Vikings 6-3 in bottom of the 3rd inning, but South Brunswick would explode for five runs in the frame to take the 8-6 lead. West Columbus had opportunities in the 4th and 5th innings, but came up empty handed on the scoreboard.
The win improves the Cougars record to (2-0) on the year, while the Vikings fall to (0-2).
West Columbus will begin Three Rivers Conference play on Tuesday, traveling to take on Fairmont. South Brunswick is off until Thursday when they host Pender in Southport.