Jr. Legion splits on day one of Area IV finals
The Rutherfordton County Post 423 Juniors dropped a 13-10 slugfest to host South Caldwell before rebounding to clip Lincoln County in the nightcap 4-3 Saturday.
Brice Hamerick picked up the win in game two with Kevin Hopps picking up a two inning save.
Post 423 will face either Mint Hill or South Caldwell at 3 p.m. Sunday for the Area IV title.
The winner advances to the state tournament in Kernersville on July 19.