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Lowndes High School defeats Parkview to win 2023 GHSA AAAAAAA baseball state championship

Vikings swept Panthers in best-of-3 game series at Truist Park
Posted at 6:12 PM, May 17, 2023
and last updated 2023-05-17 23:52:38-04

ATLANTA (WTXL) — The Lowndes High School baseball team defeated Parkview High School 5-2 in Game 2 of the 2023 Georgia High School Association Classification AAAAAAA (Class 7A) baseball state championship series Wednesday afternoon inside Truist Park to claim the state championship.

Lowndes won the best-of-three game series two games to zero.

With the win, Lowndes claimed its first baseball state championship since the 2000 season and its third baseball championship in program history.

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Both games of the series were impacted by weather delays.

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Lowndes won game one of the series 3-2 Tuesday night at Truist Park, which is the home of the Atlanta Braves baseball team.

In game two Wednesday, Lowndes (29-13) held a 4-0 lead against Parkview (32-8) after the top of the first inning.