The Northgate Vikings baseball team took and early lead, but couldn’t hold on Monday afternoon against visiting Northside-Columbus, dropping a 6-3 contest.
With the loss, Northgate’s record dropped to 4-2.
Northgate scored twice in the second inning before Northside added its first run in the top of the third to cut the lead to 2-1.
The Vikings added their final run in the bottom of the fifth before Northside exploded for five runs in the fifth.
Both teams finished the game with seven hits.
The Vikings sent four pitchers to the mound with Dalton Brooks pitching five innings and striking out seven.
Robert Smith had two hits and an RBI for the Vikings. Jake Queen also had an RBI.