"I am proud of the boys," said Purdy coach Joshua Hughes. "We did the little things right tonight to get the win. We must keep this momentum going if we want to reach our goals."
The Eagles scored a pair of runs in the first off a Cody Hall double. The Patriots hung tough, scoring a run in the bottom of the first and second innings to tie the game 2-2.
Purdy responded with single tallies in the fourth and fifth innings and two runs in the seventh inning highlighted by Hall's sixth home run of the season. Cameron Terry collected three hits in four tries for the Eagles
The Eagles host Wheaton tonight. First pitch is set for 4:30 p.m.