South baseball downs Cleveland

by | May 26, 2021 | South Johnston

Dewayne Schnieder drives in two runs in the third.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Paul Burgett)

Seven runs in the third inning sent host South Johnston to a 12-6 Greater Neuse 3-A Conference baseball win over Cleveland on Tuesday afternoon.

The Trojans took a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first in improving to 4-5 overall and 3-2 in league play.

Parker Wood walked with two out in the opening frame and Chase Carroll followed with a run-scoring double to left. Carter Johnson’s single to right brought in Carroll.

The big third inning began with a single by Dylan Bates. One-out walks to Wood, Carroll and Johnson forced home a run. Starting pitcher Dewayne Schneider helped his cause with a 2-run single as South took control.

The Trojans visit Clayton on Thursday at 7 p.m.

Dewayne Schneider warms up for the Trojans.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Paul Burgett)

Chase Carroll heads to first on a double in the opening inning.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Paul Burgett)

Parker Wood scores in the bottom of the first for the Trojans.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Paul Burgett)

Luke Parker gets a 2-run single for the visiting Rams.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Paul Burgett)

Dylan Bates starts the big third with a base hit.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Paul Burgett)

Brayden Bates scores South’s seventh run of the third inning.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Paul Burgett)

Kannon Crumpler went to the mound for South in the fifth.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Paul Burgett)

Parker Wood makes a play at shortstop for the Trojans on Tuesday.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Paul Burgett)

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