The Lincoln Charter Eagles advanced to the fourth round of the 1A state baseball playoffs with a 6-4 win over the Highland Tech Rams on Friday.
Lincoln Charter broke a 2-1 Highland Tech advantage with three runs in the second. The Eagles extended their led to 5-2 in the top of the fifth and, after a run for Highland Tech in both the fifth and sixth, added one more insurance run in the seventh.
Hunter Dodson took the win on the mound in five innings with six hits and four earned runs. David Scoggins entered the game in relief and struck out four batters with two hits.
Christian Hilty led Lincoln Charter’s five-hit effort at the plate with two hits, including a double, and two RBIs. Ryley Harbour went 1-3 with two RBIs.
Lincoln Charter travels to Hendersonville on Tuesday.