Taylorsville Post 170 provided some fireworks in advance of the upcoming Independence Day Celebration last night. Taylorsville rallied with 2 runs in the 9th to force extra innings against Hickory and then won it in walk off fashion in the 10th.
Trae Starnes provided an rbi single to win the game 8-7. Taylorsvlle pounded out 17 hits in the game led by Tyler Campbell who went 4 for 4. Jeremy Hubbard and Rhyne Johnson both had 3 hits for Post 170. With the win, Taylorsville is 12-3-1 on the season. They will travel to Asheville Thursday night for the regular season finale.
The 2017 American Legion Baseball Playoffs are scheduled to begin this weekend. Taylorsville will host game 1 of a series against an opponent to be determined Saturday at Bob Gryder Stadium.