The Charles Henderson Trojans, currently ranked #7 in 5A in the state of Alabama, defeated Montgomery Catholic and Dallas County in Dallas County Friday night. In game one the Trojans took down Montgomery Catholic by a final of 18-0. Winning pitcher Blake Hutchinson went the distance striking out eight. At the plate Chase Connell was 4-4 and drove in three. Gregory Barnette was 2-3 with two RBI while Chase Smartt finished a homerun shy of the cycle and drove in three. Tyler Dansby finished a perfect 2-2 with two RBI.
In game two CHHS was victorious by a 12-5 count. Starter Houston Mabray worked four innings and struck out four to earn the win. He gave way to Tripp Blackmon who worked three scoreless innings for his first save of the season. Connell was 2-2 with two sacrifice flies, finishing the day a perfect 6-6. Jalin Lawson was 2-4 with an RBI and two stolen bases.
The Trojans begin area play Friday at Eufaula. First pitch is scheduled for 6:00 p.m.