MTCS Cougars Middle School snagged a late lead and defeated Forrest 6-5 on Thursday. The game was tied at five with MTCS batting in the top of the eleventh when Tyler Atkinson singled on a 2-1 count, scoring the go ahead run.
England Bryan started the game for MTCS. He surrendered three runs on one hit over four innings, striking out nine. Brooks Jones pitched 5 innings allowing 1 run, 2 hits and 6 strikeouts. Grant Haussin pitched 2 innings allowing 2 hits and 1 strikeout.
MTCS totaled eight hits in the game and moved to 3-1 for the season.