Tigers hold Blue Comets in check in 5-2 victory

Cody Dalton
Sports Editor

Calm, cool and collected.

All three words can be used to describe the Fred T. Foard baseball team during its second-round 3A playoff game against Asheboro on Thursday.

The Tigers’ defense and pitching forced the Blue Comets to strand 14 runners on base, helping Foard win 5-2 and advance.

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