No. 2 Greater Atlanta Christian (12-2) edged No. 3 Lovett (8-3) in a top five meeting, 3-1. Wes Bucher tossed a complete game and recorded 10 strike outs while Peyton McGuire drove in two to lead the way for the Spartans. On Friday, No. 5 Benedictine rallied for three runs in the final inning to knock off No. 7 Bacon County (10-1), 4-3. Warren Wright slashed a walk-off double to complete the comeback. The following day, the Cadets (9-4) shutout Calvary Day (5-4), 2-0 behind an Al Pesto complete-game shutout in which he punched out eight batters.
Class A’s defending state champion No. 1 King’s Ridge (8-1) fell to No. 3 Mount Paran 7-4 in a rematch of last year’s state final, but quickly rebounded with a pair of wins including 11-0 over North Cobb Christian (3-7) and 14-1 at Christian Heritage (8-4). Mount Paran on the other hand has dropped back-to-back games since the win over the Tigers and now finds itself at 4-2 on the season.