The Rowan County Vikings traveled to Union City, TN to take part in the LH LADD Memorial Classic. The Vikings won 2 and dropped 2 in their tournament efforts.
Rowan defeated Gibson County, TN on Wednesday evening 7-6 on a walk off homerun by Cameron Planck in the bottom of the 7th inning. The Vikings went on to defeat Mt. Juliet Christian Academy out of Nashville on Thursday evening 14-3. The Vikings scored 14 runs on 13 hits.
Rowan played Meadville, PA on Friday morning in a time limit shorten game in which they were defeated 7-6 in 5 innings. The Meadville Bulldogs jumped out to an early 7-0 lead before the Vikings were able to claw back scoring 4 in the 4th and another 2 in the 5th before the game was called because of 2 hour time limit. The Vikings ended the trip in a 3-2 loss to Yorkville, IL. The Vikings jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the 1st inning and were able to keep the lead until the bottom of the 7th when the Vikings were defeated by a walk-off hit.
The Vikings are back in action tonight at Morehead City Park vs. West Carter. First pitch set for 5:30pm
Tuesday Rowan @ Boyd – 6pm
Thursday Rowan @ Ashland – 6pm
Friday Rowan @ East Carter – 6pm
Saturday Anchor Down Classic at Morehead City Park — Rowan vs. Bryan Station (11am), Bryan Station vs. Louisville Trinity 1:30ish pm), and Rowan vs. Louisville Trinity (4ish pm)