Holland’s two homers lead Pisgah past East Henderson
EAST FLAT ROCK — Coming into the 2012 season, the East Henderson varsity baseball team was one of the favorites to win the WNC Athletic Conference.
Someone forgot to inform junior Garrett Holland and his Pisgah teammates.
Holland belted a 2-run homer in the sixth and a 3-run homer in the top of the ninth as the visiting Black Bears upset East Henderson, 11-9, in a nine inning WNCAC contest Friday.
“We played very well against a very good team,” said Pisgah Manager Harold Shepard. “I was very pleased that we played as a team.”
Pisgah improved to 3-10 overall and 2-5 in the WNCAC and will host Franklin Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. at the Charles Thomas Wells Complex in Canton. East dropped to 10-5 and 5-3 in the conference. The loss was also the Eagles’ third straight conference loss after starting ...