ROCKVILLE, Md. -- Tay Sidler had two hits and four RBIs, including a three-run homer that keyed HCC's five-run rally with two outs in the top of the ninth inning of the Hawks' victory against Montgomery-Rockville.
Kameron Armacost began the rally with a one-out walk and was driven in by a Daniel Heatwole double with two outs in the ninth. Charles Johnson followed with an RBI single and, after a Justin Everhart walk, Sidler homered to plate the eventual winning run.
Johnson led the HCC offense with four hits and four RBIs, including a two-run home run in the fifth. Matt Greene tripled three times while Heatwole added three hits and Tommy Evans and Zach Cook each added two hits. John Byram pitched a scoreless ninth for his third save of the season for the Hawks (18-7).
HCC 16, MC-Rockville 15
HCC 106 040 005 -- 16 18 3
Rockville 262 300 200 -- 15 15 2
Bertschinger, Hayes (2), Haupt (7), Byram (9) and Cook. Wilson, McTighe (6) and Hackley. WP --Â Haupt (1-0). LP -- McTighe. S --Â Byram (3). HR --Â H: Charles Johnson (5th, one on), Tay Sidler (9th, two on).