BATON ROUGE -- Dustin Rushing went 3-for-4 with 2 RBIs and threw a complete-game five-hitter with 9 strikeouts to lift Holden to a 3-2 win over Church Academy on Tuesday.
Holden scored the winning run in the top of the 7th inning.
The Rockets picked up single runs in the 1st and 2nd innings before the Crusaders tied the score at 2-2 with runs in the bottom of the 2nd and 3rd innings.
Scott Robertson went 1-for-4 and scored two runs and Nick Forbes was 1-for-3 with an RBI for Holden.
Holden hosts Independence at 4 p.m. Wednesday.