Denver City and Godley had to move their first game of the regional semifinals from Abilene to Hermleigh on Friday due to lightning on Thursday. The Mustangs fell just short in their comeback there as the Wildcats topped Denver City 9-6.
The Coronado Lady Mustangs brought the big bats in a late night battle Thursday against the number one ranked team in 5A softball, Arlington Heights. The results, a 10-3 opening game win. The Lady Mustangs never trailed in the game jumping out on the top 3-0 in the second inning. The scoring was capped off with a three run bomb off the bat of freshman Bianca Raney...part of a six run sixth inning.
The New Deal Lions got in a hole early and were unable to catch up to a stout DeLeon Bearcat team that put five runs on the board in the first in route to a 11-1 win. Game two will be Saturday, noon at Moffett Field in Snyder.
Shallowater began game one of a three game series against Peaster Thursday night. At the time Mustang pitcher Hayden Vanderoest just mowed down six batters by strikeout in the first three innings. Mother nature intervened pushing the conclusion of the game to Friday. The Mustangs were unable to stop Peaster as they surrendered five runs over the next few innings in route to a 5-1 loss. Game two was a high scoring affair that saw Shallowater come back from a multi-run deficit to tie the...
The New Deal Lions and Post Antelopes will play a full three game slate as they split games on Friday at LCU's Hays Field. New Deal rallied from a 5-0 deficit to beat Post 8-5 in game one. The Bold Gold rebounded to win game two 9-6. A decisive game three will be Saturday, noon at Hays Field.
The Shallowater Mustangs continue to play like one of the best teams in 3A as they hammer Reagan County 17-3 to earn a two game sweep in the Regional Quarterfinals. The Mustangs scored 29 runs in the two games.
It took the Levelland Lobos four innings to get some of their first base hits as they drop game one of three 10-0 to the Bushland Falcons. Logan Ellis threw a complete game shutout for the Falcons. Game two will be Saturday at Amarillo High with first pitch coming at noon.