Harrells Christian Academy was able to easily defeat Fayetteville Academy Friday evening in Fayetteville. Harrells used 9 his including 2 extra-base hits to win the game 8-1. Mike Smith had a great outing on the mound, with a complete game win. Smith’s line was 7 innings pitched, 8 strikeouts, 1 run, 0 earned runs, and threw 62 strikes on 85 pitches.
Harrells was clicking offensively as well Friday night. Joseph Phaneof went 2-5 with 2 RBIs and a run scored, and Nathan Casteen was 1-1 with an RBI, coming up big in his only plate appearance.
Fayetteville Academy had 8 errors to the 1 error Harrells committed, which put them in a very difficult spot.
It was an all-around impressive performance for the Crusaders.