GOLDSBORO — The Community Christian School varsity baseball team christened its first season in the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association 1-A Coastal Plains Independents Conference with an 8-2 loss to host Wayne Country Day on Thursday.
The Cyclones were limited to four hits and a run in each of the fifth and seventh innings in dropping to 2-2 overall.
Thomas Lane led the Community Christian offense, rapping a double and single in three at-bats.
Starting Cyclones pitcher Drew Oliver took the loss, his first against one win.
Score by innings:
Comm. Christian 000 010 1 — 2
Wayne Country Day 002 132 x — 8
LP-Drew Oliver (1-1) 4 IP, 3 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 4 BB, 3 SO.
LEADING HITTERS — Community Christian: Thomas Lane 2-3, 2B; Dylan Neal 1-3, RBI; Grant Webb 1-3.