Chartiers Valley entered this week's action having played only two of its scheduled 10 section games.
While it's still early, the Colts picked up a win Monday that could go a long way in helping them successfully defend their section title.
Chartiers Valley defeated South Fayette, 5-3, in a key Class AAA Section 3 game. The teams entered the game as the only unbeaten clubs in the section. Chartiers Valley improved to 3-0 (8-2 overall), while South Fayette dropped to 3-1 (4-5 overall).
Brady Gulakowski came up big for Chartiers Valley, homering in the fifth and coming on in the seventh to earn the save. Gulakowski took over on the mound with runners on second and third and no outs. After giving up an RBI single to Geavonie Love, Gulakowski struck out Nick Yaworski, Dom Malosh and Richie Dell to end the game.