The Hawks had to play from behind in both games of their GHSA AAAAA State Baseball Quarterfinal doubleheader against second-ranked Mill Creek on Tuesday, .
“You have to play seven innings every game,” said Hillgrove coach Dave Richardson, speaking about what his team needs to carry from Tuesday’s games into the winner-takes-all final today.
“You can’t take any time off mentally, and I felt like we had a lull there in the second and third innings and they (Mill Creek) put up four runs.”
Max Oberkofler will be on the mound for Hillgrove at 5:55 p.m. for the deciding Game 3. The winner will advance to the semifinals to take on the winner of the Newnan-Brookwood series, which is knotted at one game each.
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