THE GRIND: North Forsyth's Keigan Radake
North Forsyth 10, Centennial 0
Andrew Grogan struck out nine in five shutout innings as the Raiders cruised to a Region 6-AAAAAA victory Tuesday at home.
North (11-8-1, 9-4) also got big performances at the plate from Dakota Chalmers and Parker Enright, who both had three RBIs.
King’s Ridge 13, Pinecrest Academy 2
The Knights exploded for nine runs in the fifth inning to hand the Paladins a Region 6-A loss Tuesday at Pinecrest.
Ryan McCarthy went 2-for-3 with a double for Pinecrest, Matt Walters went 2-for-2 with a run scored and Corey Downes had an RBI.
Will Patota and Micky Mangan also had hits for the Paladins.
Habersham Central 8, South Forsyth 5
Michael Strait hit a home run and had four RBI but it wasn’t enough as the War Eagles dropped a Region 6-AAAAAA game Tuesday at home.
South (11-10, 7-6) fell behind 5-0 after two innings but came back to tie the game with two runs in the third and three more in the fifth on Strait’s home run.
Lambert 11, Centennial 8
ROSWELL – Geneva Rumer had four goals and three ground balls as the Lady Longhorns got a critical Area 3-AAAAAA victory Tuesday on the road.
The Lady Longhorns (4-5, 2-2) also got a big game from Geneva’s sister, Shelby. The freshman middie had three goals and three assists.
Lambert 5, Habersham Central 0
MT. AIRY – Briarly Beauchamp scored two goals and the Lady Longhorns cruised to a Region 6-AAAAAA win Tuesday on the road.
Lambert (14-2, 7-1) also got goals from Keely Cartrett, Maggie Hanusek and Maddie Rosemary.
West Forsyth 3, Centennial 1
Alyssa Robertson scored two goals and the Lady Wolverines earned a Region 6-AAAAAA victory Tuesday at home.
Landen Bowman scored the other goal for West (7-7, 4-4). Carsen Parker had an assist.
Other scores: South Forsyth 2, Alpharetta 1.