Josh Montague(Northwest Guilford HS) goes 5-5 as Greensboro College Pride win 8-3 at Bridgewater, Virginia

Posted by Andy Durham on March 5, 2010 at 11:17 pm under College | Read the First Comment

Bridgewater, VA — Josh Montague (Greensboro, NC/Northwest Guilford) went 5-5 with two doubles as Greensboro College won at Bridgewater College, 8-3, on Friday. Freshman starter Taylor MacDonald (Pinebluff, NC/Pinecrest High School) got the win for The Pride.

Montague, who also scored twice, led a GC offense that produced 18 hits. Logan Beasley (Liberty, NC/Eastern Randolph High School), Thomas Fulcher (Chesapeake, VA/Hickory High School), Murray Smith (Williston, SC/Williston-Elko High School) and Michael Parker (Snow Camp, NC/Southern Alamance) all had two hits apiece for Greensboro. Tyler O’Neill (Columbia, Md/Oakland Mills) knocked a home run for the visitors.

MacDonald hurled 7 1/3 innings, allowed three runs and scattered nine hits. He struck out four and walked two Eagles. Brandon Matthews (Chesapeake, VA/Norfolk Collegiate) tossed a perfect 1 2/3 innigs to close the game for The Pride.

GC improved to 4-6 and BC dropped to 3-6.

The Pride opens a two-game weekend series at Shenandoah on Saturday.


  • Northwest Baseball said,

    Way to go Josh Montague. Five for five is one tremendous effort. The Northwest community is proud of your efforts. (Roy has got to be smiling at his son’s efforts.) Keep up the fantastic excitement and enjoy the ride.