Junior Dajour Strong scattered five hits and struck out nine in a complete-game effort as the John Hardin Bulldogs beat Bullitt Central, 3-1 in the Thomas Nelson General Spring Break Bash on Monday.
Strong (1-0) allowed a run in the first inning, but John Hardin (4-6) took the lead for good in the bottom of the inning.
Senior Lavonte Wilson had a double, while freshman Darian Pope added two singles. Strong had an RBI single for the Bulldogs, who won for the second time in three games.
JOHN HARDIN 3, BULLITT CENTRAL 1