Virginia Cavaliers

Tuesday's multi-sport local and college roundup: Halton's two-run walk-off double gives Tides seventh win in eight games

BASEBALL: International League: Sean Halton hit a two-run double to the base of the left-field wall in the bottom of the ninth inning Tuesday afternoon, giving the Norfolk Tides a 2-1 victory over Charlotte at Harbor Park and enabling them to retake first place from the Knights in the South Division. Veteran catcher George Kottaras gave Charlotte, the Chicago White Sox's top farm club, a 1-0 lead with a ninth-inning home run off Eddie Gamboa (8-5) -- the only hit he allowed in four innings in relief of All-Star Futures Game participant Kyle Davies. Derrik Walker began the Tides' decisive rally with a walk, Christian Walker followed with a single, and Dariel Alvarez's...