In a game that drew attention with a confrontation between the new teams, Naju Gwangnam High School (founded in 2019) defeated the Changwon Technical High School Baseball Team (founded in 2022) 8-7 after a bloody battle and advanced to the round of 32.
Gwangnam High School got off to a 스포츠토토 difficult start in the second round match held at Mokdong Baseball Stadium in Seoul on the 21st, starting pitcher Kim Hyeon-soo allowed Changwon Technical High School to score 3 runs by overdoing 2 hits and 4 walks from the beginning of the 1st inning.
Gwangnam High School faced the crisis of defeat in the top of the 5th inning, leading 0-5 with 2 hits, a walk, and an error.
However, there was no giving up at Gwangnam High School. In a counterattack that started with a walk by Kim Joon-eui at the end of the 5th inning, where the score was trailing 0-5, he scored 3 runs by tying up 2 hits, opening the way for pursuit. Gwangnam High School, riding on the momentum, succeeded in turning the game around to 6-5, scoring three runs at the end of the sixth inning, Park Min-seo’s double, and an opponent’s error.
The momentum of Changwon Technical High School was also formidable. Changwon Technical High School tied the game with Kwak Yoo-min’s one-run home run in the 7th inning, but Choi Woo-seo’s double hit in the 8th inning succeeded in reversing the score 7-6.
However, the joy of Changwon Technical High School is short-lived. Gwangnam High School counterattacked again in the 8th inning, and Seo Yoo-jeong tied the score with a left-center double, and Kim Hyun-soo brought in Seo Yoo-jeong with a left-handed hit, completing the drama of 8-7, a reversal.
Gwangnam High School Kim Tae-woo struck out Lee Jin-woo in the 2nd and 3rd base crisis in the top of the 9th inning and put an end to the game. It was a bloody battle between the new teams, with two interruptions in rain, 4 hours of game time, and a come-from-before-again come-from-behind drama. Gwangnam High School will face off against the winners of Jemulpo High School and Baeksong High School on the 27th at Shinwol Stadium to advance to the round of 16.