The junior likely earned a few more opportunities on the hill after this performance.
Montgomery vexed the Powell Valley lineup throughout Friday evening’s Coca-Cola Classic opener at Clarence Mabe Field, allowing just six hits in a cagey 5-3 win over the Vikings.
“He obviously earned another one,” Elizabethton coach Joe Nix said jokingly. “He’s thrown in a couple of relief appearances, but for his first start he did a great job.
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