Taft comes back to sweep Morris in PSAL quarterfinals

Taft Education Campus came back to sweep Morris High School to secure a place in the Public Schools Athletic League semifinals Thursday.

Taft needed to sweep Morris in the final two games of the regular season and force a four-way tie for the Bronx B Central Division title. The Golden Eagles got it done.

In the third inning, Morris was threatening a win, with Luis Rodriguez hitting it up the middle and Odanis Tejeda scoring a run on the two-RBI double. The Bulldogs took an early 4-3 lead over Taft.

Taft came back and scored five runs in the sixth inning to take a 9-7 win. Taft advances to the semifinals and will take on Queens Vo-Tech High School Monday.

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