On Friday night, 3/21/14 the Ashley baseball team headed over to Hoggard for a key conference game against the undefeated Vikings. Ashley came away from the game with a 4-1 victory. Cully Crott dominated the Vikes on the mound, pitching all seven innings, allowing only 3 hits and 1 run while striking out 9. Shane Shepard kickstarted the Eagle offense by blasting a 3-1 pitch over the right field fence for a solo homerun in the third inning. In the fifth, Shepard walked, and then scored on a Dakota Perryman double. Parker Rackley then scored on an RBI single by Cully. Ashley tacked on some insurance in the top of the 7th as Alex Highsmith reached on a 2 out single, and then scored on a single by William Noxon. William ended up
2-3 with a double and an RBI, Cully was 2-4 with an RBI, and Dakota was 1-4 with an RBI. The win puts Ashley's record at 5-1 overall, 3-1 in the conference.