Florida High School Baseball - Jefferson tipped by Strawberry Crest
(March 27, 2012: Dover, FL 33527) The Strawberry Crest Chargers the visiting Jefferson Dragons baseball team by a count of 2-0 in Tuesday's league bout.
The Chargers now possess a 10-4 record. They take the field next when they host Leto for a 6A District 11 bout on Friday, March 30. Strawberry Crest will face a Falcons team coming off a 13-5 league loss to King (Tampa, FL). The Falcons record now stands at 5-10.
Next, the Dragons face the Armwood Hawks (Seffner, FL) in a 6A District 11 bout, on Friday, March 30. Jefferson will attempt to move on its 14-4 season record. The Hawks enter the bout with a 3-12 record after their 6-0 league loss to Sickles (Tampa, FL).
Wes Carter shut down Jefferson allowing 3 hits and striking out 8 to lead The Strawberry Crest Chargers to a district home victory. Paul John Roundtree's aggressive base running after drawing a walk in the 2nd inning stole second, stole 3rd and kept going on a wild pitch. Tanner Thompson added a much needed insurance run on an RBI single in the 5th. Carter then closed the door on the Dragons in the 6th and 7th to preserve his 4th victory of the season.