HEUVELTON - The North Lawrence 17U baseball team captured top honors at a tournament hosted by Heuvelton this past weekend.
The locals went 4-0 over the course of the two-day event. The pitching staff of Matt Cummings, Tyler Savage, Haydn St. Hilaire and Brandon Richards anchored the championship run as each tossed complete-game victories.
After falling behind 4-0 to Massena in the title game, North Lawrence chipped away the deficit with runs in the third and fourth innings and tied it up with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning to send it into extra innings. After allowing two runs in the top half of the seventh, North Lawrence tallied three runs in the bottom half of the inning, capped by a dramatic walk-off hit with two outs by Tyler Savage that capped the 7-6 victory.