They traveled to Dilley Tuesday (see results in next week’s issue) and return home this Friday against Jourdanton. The varsity game begins at 7 p.m.
On Thursday, April 5, the Badger Baseball team defeated Natalia 9-4. Junior Philip Vaughan went 3-4 with two runs scored, 1RBI and 2 stolen bases. Sophomore Josh Martinez went 3-3 with 1 run scored and 2RBI’s. Senior Lawrence Carrasco pitched a complete game giving up 1 earned run and striking out 12 batters.
On Tuesday, April 3, the Badger Baseball team traveled to George West and earned a huge district win. Early in the game Badgers took a 5-0 lead. In the 3rd inning George West made a comeback scoring 3 and then 1 in the 4th inning making it a 1-run game. Sophomore Jeremy Coronado “settled down on the mound and took control of the game,” said Head Coach Cody Fields. Senior Lawrence Carrasco hit a clutch 2-out double in the top of the 7th giving the Badgers an extra run. Junior Philip Vaughan and Garrett Liska both went 2-4. Vaughan carried 3 RBI’s along with a stolen base, and Liska reeled in a RBI, 2 runs scored and a stolen base.