CCS Takes Lead In 6th In 2-1 Win Over Lookout Valley

Monday, April 1, 2019

Chattanooga Christian took the lead in the sixth inning and held on for a 2-1 victory over Lookout Valley on Monday afternoon.

Taylor Anand and John Rhodes knocked in the Charger runs. Rhodes had two hits on the afternoon. Anand also walked twice.

Cole Headrick got the victory on the mound. Headrick struck out 11, while Lookout Valley's Cole Janeway fanned nine in six innings.


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