Archive - Mar 2012 - Sports Article
DALHART-On Saturday afternoon, the Borger Bulldogs opened District 1-3A play by getting a 13-3 win over the Dalhart Golden Wolves in Dalhart.
After falling behind 0-2 after the second inning, the Bulldogs outscored the Wolves 13-1 in the final six innings, while senior pitcher Chayse Tracy did a solid job on the mound through six innings of work.
In the second inning, the Wolves used two singles and a walk to load the bases with one out. A Bulldog infield error led to the Wolves scoring two runs before the Bulldogs came up with the final two outs to get out of the inning.
The West Texas Comanches opened up District play Saturday in Stinnett, with a convincing win over the Follett Panthers 22-6 in a 4 1/2 inning â€śmercy ruleâ€ť game. Senior Carlos Juarez looked good from the mound for the Tribe as he pitched all 5 innings. Juarez struck out eleven batters, while walking just two, and allowing three earned runs. The bottom of the third was the Panther killer when WT almost batted around twice and put up twelve runs. Cade Guinn had a stellar day at the plate with a single, two doubles, and four RBIâ€™s.
Top of Texas Relays At Pampa
Team results: 1. Dalhart 207; 2. Pampa 164; 3. Borger 85; 4. Spearman 82; 5. Panhandle 55; 6. Perryton 10.
3200: 1. Freddy Pavez, Panhandle, 12:01; 2. Flavio Gonzales, Pampa, 12:11; 3. Zack Kenney, Dalhart, 12:14; 6. Reyes Espino, Borger, 12:59.
1600: 1. Trent McAnear, Pampa, 4:54.71; 2. Jose Hernandez, Pampa, 5:14.00; 3. Dustin Vance, Dalhart, 5:18.21; 4. Aaron Smith, Borger, 5:19.15
800: 1. Trent McAnear, Pampa, 2:05.56; 2. Emory Lobley, Dalhart, 2:06.32; 3. Pierre Valencia, Dalhart, 2:09.09; 4. Lane Newcomb, Borger, 2:12.53.
PAMPA-Despite the good start to the 2012 season by the Borger Lady Bulldogs, the Pampa Lady Harvesters proved they are not going to give up being the top team in District 1-3A without a fight.
After Borger took the 1-0 lead in the top of the first inning, the Lady Harvesters responded by scoring at least two runs each inning to pull away for the 13-3 win in the District 1-3A opener for both teams on Friday afternoon.
The loss dropped the Lady Bulldogs to 14-8 overall, 0-1 in district play, while Pampa improved to 12-7 overall, 1-0 in district.
ODESSA-On Friday afternoon, the Frank Phillips College Lady Plainsmen (8-20) and the Odessa College Lady Wranglers combined for 57 runs in their WJCAC doubleheader in Odessa.
The Lady Plainsmen came away as the 18-15 winner in a crazy nine inning contest in game one, while the Lady Wranglers took came two, 14-10.
In game one, the Lady Plainsmen put themselves in a hole early by trailing 0-6 after the second inning. But the Lady Plainsmen did a good job chipping away at the lead until they were able to tie the game after the fifth inning, 6-6.
EL Reno, Okla.-On Friday, the Frank Phillips College Plainsmen (8-16) split their doubleheader with Redlands Community College 2-0 and 5-6 in Oklahoma.
In game one, Plainsmen pitcher Sam Martin nearly had a no-hitter by giving up just one hit in seven innings of work.
Andrew Landin had a two RBI hit in the first inning to account for all the runs in the game.
In game two, the Plainsmen built a 4-0 lead by the third inning. But Redlands rallied late by scoring five runs in the final three innings to lead them to the one run win.
On Monday, Frank Phillips College Lady Plainsmen Head Volleyball Coach Ashley Dyer added two area players for the teamâ€™s 2012-13 roster.
On Tuesday afternoon, two errors in the top of the seventh inning allowed the Bushland Falcons to leave Huber Park with the 3-2 win over the Borger Bulldogs in non-district action.
The game featured a great pitcherâ€™s duel between Borger senior Chayse Tracy and Bushlandâ€™s Blaine Barnett who combined to give up just eight hits with both throwing all seven innings.
The game was scoreless until the top of the third inning, when two Bulldog errors set up Gerald Reyna for a two RBI single to give Bushland a 0-2 lead.
The Sanford-Fritch Lady Eagles and the Borger Lady Bulldogs were locked in a close contest until the final three innings when Borger started to pull away for the 13-3 win in six innings. The Lady Bulldogs will begin District 1-3A play on Friday afternoon in Pampa beginning at 4:00 p.m., while the Lady Eagles will travel to take on Lockney on Saturday beginning at noon.
On Monday afternoon, the Claude Lady Mustangs scored 11 runs in the fourth inning allowing the team to pull away for the 18-7 win over the West Texas High Lady Comanches in District 6-1A play.
The game went back and forth through the first three innings, with the Lady Comanches holding a 6-5 lead.
In the top of the fourth inning, the Lady Comanches extended their lead to 7-5. But a big bottom of the fourth inning by Claude gave the Lady Mustangs a commanding 7-16 lead to set up the 10-run rule after adding two more runs in the bottom of the fifth inning.