Dawgs open preseason with 12-0 shutout of Lions

Jack Callahan slides in ahead of the throw to steal second against Jefferson. GINI DAVIS - THE CRESWELL CHRONICLE

Dean Howard pitched a five-inning 12-0 shutout of the visiting Jefferson Lions as the Creswell Bulldogs opened baseball preseason play on March 12.
The Dawgs were walked 11 times – eight times in the third inning, bringing in run after run with bases loaded.
”We scored 10 runs in the bottom of the third,” noted Creswell Head Coach Chris Whitmore.
From the plate, Howard went 1-for-3 with a double . . .