The Pitt County Post 39 legion baseball team broke away for a 9-3 victory against Wayne County Monday night to advance into the second round of the playoffs.
The game was tied at three before Pitt County scored six unanswered. The victory came in a decisive game three after Wayne County evened the series Sunday afternoon.
Post 39 will advance to play Rocky Mount in the second round. The three game set will begin Wednesday night in Rocky Mount with game two back in Greenville Thursday.