Central took the lead in the 2nd inning, and held onto to that lead for the rest of the game.
The Bobcats got on the board early in the game. Matt Sawyer's triple to right center field scored 1 run off of Eagles starter Payton Coffman.
Central extended that lead in the 3rd inning. Derek Scott couldn't handle Nick Barron's grounder at 1st base. The error allowed 1 run to score to make it 3-0 Bobcats.
Abilene High trailed 5-1 in the 6th, but scored 4 runs to make a 1-run game heading into the final inning.
Central answered the challenge with 10 runs in the top of the 7th to regain control.
Abilene High falls to 9-4 in district play, and they trail Central, who is in 2nd place, by 1 game.