Radford University, July 14, 2007 --- Blacksburg's rally in the fifth inning fell just short as the Matthew Perry was thrown out at the plate as Blacksburg dropped a 4-3 game to North Roanoke. Blacksburg struggled at the plate getting only 4 hits the entire game. North Roanoke scored 2 runs in the third and 2 more in the fourth and then held on to advance to the winners bracket final. Blacksburg now drops to the losers bracket where they will face Christiansburg Sunday at 5pm.
Blacksburg fans and players await start of game.
Shortshop Gabe Dascanio flips to 2B Tyler Barry.
Blacksburg Team in Dugout.
Blacksburg fans in full support.
Outfielders Tyler Remsen, Brandon Tucker, and Dylan McMahan.
Alex Shimozono delivers pitch as Ryan Mondy and Tyler Barry get ready.
Fly ball to RF Tyler Remsen.....
...he makes the sliding catch.
Brandon Tucker dives back to first.
Brandon Tucker slides into second.
McMahan and Perry wait on deck.
Zack Craven puts the ball in play.
Supporters bring out the face paint during state tournament action.