The Vikes had a field day on Monday, May 6, during their Senior Night, with Hayden Compton’19 pitching a no-hitter as they decimated Whitehall-Yearling 10-0 before turning around the next day and beating #2 seed East Knox in a 5-4 slugfest.
On May 8, the Vikes again faced the Rams, who failed to stand their ground, getting trounced 12-5.
Fredericktown put up a tough fight on Friday night, May 10, holding a steady lead of 5-0 until Academy caught fire in the 5th and 6th innings, running up the score 17-10 and walking away with the victory.
The Vikes’ streak ended on May 11, falling short in a gritty 2-3 loss against Jonathan Alder, as neither team managed to put in many runs.
Academy meets Madison Plains at home in the first round of sectionals on Tuesday, May 14, but if the past week means anything, it should be just fine.