Game 5: Kinston knocks off Randolph 5-4

Kinston Post 43 held off a late rally by Randolph Count Post 45 for a 5-4 victory in the first game of day two of the North Carolina American Legion Baseball State Tournament at Fraley Field in Cherryville.

The win for Kinston evens their pool play record up at 1-1 with a matchup with Union County ahead on Sunday. Randolph is also 1-1 after two days, and will face Cherryville on Sunday.