The Buford Yellow Jackets rolled in their postseason baseball opener, blanking Columbia, 16-0 on Thursday.
The win moved BHS, the Region IV-AA champion, to a second round winner’s bracket home clash with Broome on Saturday. The game was completed after The News’ deadline for Sunday’s edition.
Ricky Lewis, 2-0, was the winner in three frames of work, striking out seven. He allowed three hits and two walks.
Marcus Broadway worked two frames and whiffed three.