Traditionally prestigious Kyungpook National University used a balanced two-hitter in game two to defeat Busan Gonggo 6-3 and advance to the round of 32. On the seventh day of the 51st Bonghwangdae National High School Baseball Tournament at Mokdong Baseball Stadium in Seoul, South Korea, four-time defending champion Kyungpook National University faced off against dark horse Busan Gonggo, trailing 1-2 in the fourth inning, but the team rallied to take a 3-2 lead in the bottom half of the inning before taking a 6-3 victory.
Kyungpook National University got off to a strong start in the first inning, scoring a run on an error and a hit. Busan Institute of Technology’s counterattack was not easy. They tied the game in the first inning with a hit and a Gyeongbuk State error, then took a 2-1 lead with two hits in the bottom of the third.안전놀이터
Kyungpook National University tied the game again in the fifth with a hit and an error to make it 2-2, and then took the lead again in the sixth with two hits and an error to make it 3-2. In the seventh inning, they capitalized on a hit, a wild pitch, and a throwing error to increase their lead to 4-2. In the seventh inning, Park Ji-hoo homered to left center to cut the deficit to 3-4, but that was it. In the ninth inning, Lee Seung-hyun hit a two-run home run to left field to make it 6-3, and the pendulum swung perfectly in favor of Kyungpook National University.
The Gyeongsangbuk-do bullpen went the rest of the way, including starter Lee Seung-heon, who gave up three runs on six hits. After reaching the round of 32, Kyungpook National University will continue its battle for a spot in the round of 16 against fellow baseball powerhouse Gwangju Ilgo at Mokdong Baseball Stadium on May 28 at 11:30.