The Minden Crimson were right where they wanted to be in the fifth inning, tied 0-0 with the Airline Vikings. Minden pitcher Gavin Smith was cruising along, the Minden defense was making all the routine plays and then some and Airline’s pitching staff was beginning to show a chink in the armor.
Unfortunately, disaster struck. A walk followed by a stolen base put Airline at second base with one out. A bunt back to the pitcher was fielded by Smith who threw to first where a sprinting Peyton Gray stretched to try and make the play, but with no luck. The