North Cross Wins Pair To Improve To 3-2 On The Season

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North Cross' Keith Oddo connects for the Raiders in their 14-3 win over Covenant.
North Cross' Keith Oddo connects for the Raiders in their 14-3 win over Covenant.

by Bill Turner

 North Cross returned to Porterfield Field to pick up a pair of wins in convincing fashion to improve to 3-2; 2-0 VIC).

On Thursday, the Raiders broke open a 5-3 lead with a late nine-run inning to down Covenant 14-3. Sam Lawrence went the distance for North Cross to pick up the win. Chris Shelton and Thomas Weaver each had three hits for the Raiders.

Shelton went to mound on Friday, striking out 8 as North Cross routed Holy Cross 15-1. Weaver led the Raider attack with a grand slam homer and six RBIs.