North Port split its four games in the Wildcat Classic at Hixson High School in Tennessee over the weekend.
After dropping its first two games on Friday, North Port defeated Chattanooga Central 17-1 Saturday morning and followed that up with a 5-2 win over McMinn County in the afternoon. Charlie Davidson homered in each game and drove in five runs combined in the two games.
Ben Krizen and Alex Patridge were responsible for three RBI apiece in the win over Chattanooga Central while Nathan Vetter drove in another. Patridge picked up the win on the mound, giving up one earned run on three hits and three strikeouts in four innings of work.
In addition to Davidson’s 2-run home run against McMinn County, Brandon Corson also drove in a run and scored another while Krizen also scored once. Tyler O’Boyle pitched a complete game, giving up two earned runs with five strikeouts.
North Port lost to Hixson 6-5 and Soddy Daisy 3-0 on Friday. Logan Polston drove in two runs against Hixson and Nathan Vetter had another RBI for the Bobcats.