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Northwest evens the series against Meridian in the best of three Region 23 playoff opening series

Northwest evens the series against Meridian in game two of the Region 23 baseball playoffs.
Published: May. 6, 2022 at 11:16 PM CDT
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MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Meridian Community College hosted Northwest in game two of the Region 23 baseball tournament.

The Eagles took game one over Northwest 10-3.

Game two, Brock Butler would have a stellar game hitting two homeruns including a three run home run in the bottom of the third to tie the game up 5-5.

West Lauderdale alum and Ole Miss commit Braden Luke would then go on to hit a solo homerun to give the Eagles the lead 6-5 in the bottom of the third.

Northwest comes back to take game two 13-10.

The Eagles will have to win game three in order to advance to the next round of the tournament. Game three will be held at Scaggs field on Saturday at 2 p.m.

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