Bobcats edge WatervlietPublished 11:28pm Thursday, May 24, 2012
The Brandywine baseball team tuned up for next week’s state tournament with a non-league doubleheader with Watervliet Thursday.
The Bobcats edged the Panthers 4-3 in the first game behind a five-hit effort by Kyle Duncan.
The second game was tied at 7-7 when called due to darkness.
Austin Searles had a double for Brandywine in the opener, while Alex Erwin finished with three hits.
Buck Bourdon had a double for Brandywine in the nightcap.
The Bobcats will take a 16-13-1 record into Tuesday’s Division 3 pre-district contest against Buchanan.
Watervliet 003 000 0 – 3 5 2
Brandywine 021 001 x – 4 6 3
Kyle Duncan (W); Pitre (L)
2B: Austin Searles (BW)
Watervliet 24-6-1, Brandywine 16-13-1