Highlands snuck into the postseason last year with a 7-9 overall record and a 5-5 section mark. This year Highlands wants to move into the postseason with a head of steam.
So far the Golden Rams are playing over .500 baseball at 4-2 overall with all their games having been Class AAA Section 5 games. Highlands bounced back from a regular-season opening 4-3 loss at Mars to win three straight against Kittanning, Knoch and Indiana.
The Golden Rams fell 3-1 at Hampton but bounced back to win 6-3 at Knoch and sweep the season series.