FORT STOCKTON -- Frenship generated plenty of offense against El Paso Americas on Saturday on the second day of a Class 6A bi-district playoff series. But the Trailblazers churned out just a little more and that proved to be the Tigers’ undoing.
FORT STOCKTON -- Evan Johnson doubled and scored three runs, and Haydden Kennard scattered six runs over 6.1 innings to help Frenship notch an 11-7 victory against El Paso Americas in the first game of a Class 6A bi-district playoff series.
WOLFFORTH -- Falling back to earth wasn’t a matter of Frenship playing bad baseball Friday as much as it was Odessa Permian aggressively seizing the moment. Doesn’t make a pair of losses sting any less for the Tigers, though.
FORT STOCKTON -- Frenship’s offense never found a rhythm Saturday against El Paso Americas on the second day of a Class 6A bi-district series.
FORT STOCKTON -- El Paso Americas got Frenship’s attention in the 1st inning Friday in the first game of the teams’ Class 6A bi-district playoff series.
FORT WORTH -- There will be tough tests ahead for Trinity Christian when the TAPPS playoffs get rolling, so why not test the water a little beforehand?
With the regular-season finish line in sight, several city baseball teams have business to take care of in the next two games.
WOLFFORTH -- Any questions about where Frenship’s motivation was Friday night in the regular-season finale were answered pretty quickly.
WOLFFORTH -- Baseball is a game of routine, sometimes even to the point on redundancy.
GRAND PRAIRIE -- Logan Vargas will finish his high school career at the Class 6A State Tournament, and he very nearly had a lot of familiar company.
Lubbock-Cooper took care of business in its first chance to add some hardware to its collection with a 3-0 victory vs. Monterey at Moegle Field.
ABILENE -- Coronado’s bid to stay within a game of the District 4-5A lead took some twists and turns Tuesday at Abilene Cooper, and the last change didn’t go the Lady Mustangs’ way.
WOLFFORTH -- When he took the mound against Frenship on Saturday, Midland High pitcher Jaron Gignac had been effective sticking close to the strike zone in his previous starts.
Staring at a loss that could’ve dashed the chance at a District 4-5A championship, Coronado came out fighting in the last 2 innings Tuesday to rally past Abilene Wylie.
As the District 2-6A stretch run arrives, Frenship has some work to do to climb into the pole position, but the Tigers have definitely jumped squarely into the rearview mirror of frontrunners Odessa Permian and Midland Lee.
MIDLAND -- Frenship kept its hopes of a District 2-6A title alive with a 7-1 victory over Midland Lee on Saturday at Gene Smith Field.
ABILENE -- Makenna Sandoval and Tatiana Trotter both hit inside-the-park home runs and drove in 3 runs apiece to help Monterey stay in a first-place tie in District 4-5A with an 8-4 victory against Abilene Wylie on Friday.
ABILENE -- Abilene Wylie overcame a two-run outburst by Coronado in the top of the 6th inning with two runs in the bottom of the inning to outlast the Mustangs 3-2 in the series finale between two of the top teams in District 4-5A.