The Charles Henderson Trojans improved to 21-5 on the season Tuesday night with a 7-2 victory over 3A #9 ranked Trinity. Harrison Reeves was credited with the win after working the third and fourth innings and striking out one. Blake Hutchinson received the save after working the final three innings and striking out five. Nathan Barron started the game on the mound and faced the minimum through two innings, striking out one.
Mitch McLeod led CHHS at the plate going 3-4 with three RBI and two stolen bases, including a straight steal of home plate. Chase Connell was 2-3 with an RBI and Harrison Reeves was 2-3 with two RBI. CHHS scored two in the third inning on a two run double off the bat of McLeod that scored K.D. Edenfield and Chance Shaver. The big inning for the Trojans came in the fifth inning when Connell singled in Barron. Following McLeod's steal of home, Reeves singled to chase home courtesy runner Gregory Barnette and Jalin Lawson. McLeod added an insurance run in the bottom of the sixth with an RBI single that drove home Shaver.
The Trojans return to area 3 play Thursday night at home against Carroll. First pitch is scheduled for 5:00.