Mike Farner
North Bullitt senior catcher Chance Egnor helps lead North Bullitt into the state championship's second round vs. Highlands
Highlands next for Eagles

  LEXINGTON – For the second straight season, North Bullitt’s quarter-final round opponent at the state baseball tournament will be from the Ninth Region.

That was decided on Tuesday morning when Highlands stunned the state’s top-ranked team, McCracken County, by a 5-2 score.

North Bullitt will now face Highlands at 6 p.m. on Wednesday at Whitaker Bank Ball Park in Lexington.