The Warriors took a 1-0 lead in the second, but the Hawks came back to tie it with a run in the third. The Hawks added two more in the fifth and one in the sixth to grab the win.
North Harford senior Jordan Wax pitched four and a third innings, giving up one unearned run on five hits, while striking out four. Junior Grahme Akehurst earned the win, tossing two and two-third innings of hitless relief. He struck out four.
Senior catcher Jack Stinar led the Hawks offense with two doubles and two RBIs.
Mike Flosser had a hit and the Warriors lone RBI, while Jarod Baker and Shane Jewell each hit a double. Matt Mussman, Jesse Fenner and Clay Harris also had hits in the loss.
Flosser took the loss, lasting four and two-third innings. He gave up three hits and struck out eight.
"Sean Eppig threw a gem today for us," Mustangs skipper Joe Stetka said. "We started out a little slow out of the gate today, but it was very nice to see some of the younger kids put the ball in play with great at bats."
Huskies get nipped
Patterson Mill opened at home with a 2-1 loss to North East Tuesday.
The Huskies scored their lone run in the fourth and held the Indians scoreless into the sixth. North East, though, scored single runs in the sixth and seventh innings to steal the win.
Jake Sheesley pitched four scoreless innings, allowing three hits and striking out five.