By G. MICHAEL GRAHAM
Fort Thomas Matters Sports Reporter
The Highlands Bluebirds baseball team recorded a huge road victory Saturday afternoon.
Highlands crossed the Ohio River and knocked off the host Cincinnati Elder Panthers, 2-1 to snap a two-game losing streak. The Bluebirds moved to 4-5 with the win.
Joseph Martin (2-0) picked up the pitching win for Highlands. He pitched 6 2/3 innings and allowed just five hits. Gabe Schultz recorded the final out for his first save of the year for the Bluebirds.
Hector Molina led Highlands going 2-for-4 with a run. Schultz and Jake Whitford had run batted in hits in the first inning.
The Bluebirds spend Spring Break in Myrtle Beach, S.C. They open play against Bishop McNamara (Maryland) on Monday at 8:30 p.m.