ROACHDALE -- The North Putnam baseball team defeated Southmont in a tight contest, 5-4 Wednesday.
Austin Day led the Cougars with three-run home run, with Beau Green adding an RBI. Green also got the start and the win after going two innings, allowing two hits and three strikeouts. Kyler Badten got the save.
Jordan Nauert had two hits on the night, with Jake Haste, Badten and Coy Flynn chipping in hits.
At North Putnam
Southmont 110 010 1 -- 4 8 0
North Putnam 103 100 0 -- 5 4 2