The varsity baseball team opened their season with a victory this past Saturday, defeating St. Benedict's Prep in thrilling fashion with a final score of 5-4. The game was tied at four with Blair batting in the bottom of the sixth, when Achylles Pons-Beltsyk '24 doubled on the first pitch of the at-bat, scoring one run.
On the mound to start was Chris Tung '22, who recorded four strikeouts and only allowed two runs. The Bucs totaled eight hits on the day. Tung, Pons-Beltsyk, and Justin Baggett '23 each had two hits.
Blair's next game will be this Wednesday, March 30th, at The Peddie School for a 4:30 p.m start.