Covenant basbeall comes from behind to win VIC title

Trailing by a run entering the bottom of the sixth inning, the Covenant baseball team put together a 4-run rally to surge from behind and take down Liberty Christian Academy in the VIC championship game held at Hampden-Sydney Friday evening.

Sean Rutherford, Sam Patterson, Clark Crutchfield, Jesse Getchel and Logan Gower all drove in runs on offense.

Rutherford picked up the complete game victory and surrendered two runs while striking out five batters.

The Eagles advance to the VISAA tournament this week where they will likely host a game in the first round. They are currently waiting on a final voting process to be held on Sunday that will determine their quartefinal opponent for Tuesday.