The #5 ranked Trojans of Charles Henderson improved their record to 22-5 with a sweep of Northview Friday. In game one, Houston Mabray was the winning pitcher in the 6-0 contest, working all seven innings and striking out two. He was also the beneficiary of five double plays turned by infielders Luke Hastings, Michael Fox, Jalin Lawson, and Joey Denison. At the plate, Denison was 3-4 with a double and and RBI. Fox and Chase Smartt each added hits, with Fox adding an RBI. Gregory Barnette and Tripp Blackmon also drove in runs.
In game two the Trojans won by a final margin of 10-2. Tripp Blackmon worked a complete game on the mound, striking out one and did not give up an earned run. Lawson and Denison each homered, Denison's a two run shot in the first inning and Lawson's a three run blast in the second inning. Fox finished 2-4 with an RBI, Smartt was 2-3 with an RBI, and Barnette was 1-3 with two RBI.
The Trojans return to action Saturday in Montgomery against Trinity and St. Luke's beginning at 11:00 am.