East Rankin Academy picked up a 2-1 win over Heritage Academy in game one of their best-of-three playoff series. 

Senior right-handed pitcher Cole Moudy earned the win, allowing just one earned run in 5 2/3 innings of work. Moudy gave up three hits, struck out seven and walked four. A Holmes Community College commit, Moudy is 6-1 with a 1.59 earned run average in 39 2/3 innings. 

Senior catcher Mason Morgan went 2-3 against Ole Miss commit Cole Ketchum, picking up the only RBI for East Rankin. A Mississippi Delta commit, Morgan is hitting .317 with 18 RBI. 

East Rankin is 26-6 as a team, setting a new school record for wins.