MT. JULIET — Mt. Juliet Christian had just one hit against Donelson Christian on Monday afternoon. But Tyler Blais made sure it counted.
Blais’ double to left field in the sixth inning broke a no-hitter and a shutout, sending MJCA to a 3-1 win.
Cole Alsup walked and Camden Burgess was hit by a pitch to set the stage for Blais. Blais scored when a bunt was thrown away.
Dawson Perry spotted DCA a first-inning run before holding the Wildcats to two hits and a walk while striking out nine as Mt. Juliet Christian climbed to 6-7 for the season and 2-2 in the Middle Region District 2-A.
The two teams will hook up again at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday to wrap up the series.