Kernersville won 4-3 today to advance to the title game Sunday in the Carolina Virginia league tournament.
Local players played key rolls in today’s win. Johnny Brown RBI scored Josiel Colon (two hits on the day) with the winning run. Devin McLemore RBI scored Brown earlier and Brown picking up his second RBI of the day scoring Ray Crawford who collected the Bulldogs only extra base hit of the day with a double in the second inning.
Ray Crawford’s game saving defensive play in the bottom of ninth secured the win in for Bulldog reliever Jared Gesell.
Kernersville starter Justin Morrison struck out 9 batters in 6 innings of work and gave up no earned runs.
The Bulldogs improve to 35-15 on the season.