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Baseball: War Eagles edge Winder-Barrow in extra innings
South rides strong outing from McCrum to victory
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Forsyth County News

Zach McCrum worked seven strong innings and struck out 13 in front of a handful of college scouts to propel South Forsyth to a 3-2 win over Winder-Barrow in eight innings on Monday at War Eagle Field.

War Eagles’ reliever Sammy Walker picked up the win after pitching a scoreless eighth inning, when teammate Nate Schmal stroked a one-out, bases-loaded single to drive in the winning run.

The War Eagles improved to 3-3 on the season, while the Bulldoggs (3-1) suffered their first loss.

"This was a good showing," South head coach Russ Bayer said. "I’m adamant [McCrum is] a [Division I] pitcher and Zach showed them tonight against a good team."

South will host Dunwoody on Thursday.