CRUSADERS WRAP FIRST HALF OF SEASON WITH DH SWEEP OF OHIO CHRISTIAN
Tuesday, March 9, 2010
CRUSADERS WRAP FIRST HALF OF SEASON WITH DH SWEEP OF OHIO CHRISTIAN

Tigerville, S.C—The North Greenville baseball team returned home Tuesday for a double header against Ohio Christian sweeping the Trailblazers 10-0 in the first game and winning the second game 12-2.

The Crusaders jumped out to an early lead scoring two runs in the first inning and adding four in the second extending their lead to 6-0. The Crusaders added four more runs and paired the solid offense with good pitching and defense to take the first game of the day.
Ohio Christian came out in the second game and jumped out to a one run lead in the second game only to see the Crusaders storm back to take the lead 7-1 after scoring 6 runs in the third inning. North Greenville  added insurance runs in the fourth inning.

“It was good to get two more big wins and im proud of our guys after coming off of two hard fought games last night,” said head coach Travis Henson.  “We had several guys contribute in all fascits of the game and that helped us big time. It was a great way to wrap a great first half of the season. To be where we are now is a solid start for us but we know we have to get better and hopefully we have more good things to come but we are gonna rest and get ready for another big run.”

With the two wins the Crusaders are riding a five game win streak and are currently 17-3 on the season. The team will take the rest of spring off and return to the diamond on March 19th against West Virginia State University.