Blackhawk Christian held off Prairie Heights, 4-2 in varsity baseball action Saturday in Fort Wayne.
The Braves scored two runs in each of their first two at bats to build a 4-0 cushion. The Panthers pushed across single runs in the third and sixth to cut the lead in half, but could not get any closer.
Aaron Jones was the winning pitcher for Blackhawk. Jared Beechy went the distance on the hill for Heights, allowing five hits, striking out three and walking two.
Jacob Heller had two hits and scored a run for the Panthers. Joey Barry lined an RBI single, Dylan Stayner had safety and Quinten Bland scored.