Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

March 30, 2010

Allen, Santiago playing well for Bearcats

LMC hosts Texarkana at 1 p.m. today

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress

JACKSONVILLE — Having an overall record of  2-24 (1-5 in conference), there obviously hasn’t been a lot to cheer about when it comes to Lon Morris College baseball in 2010; however, a couple of the Bearcats continue to perform well.

Freshman, Will Allen, is currently ranked No. 31 in hitting among all Region XIV players.

He is hitting .350 (21-for-60) with two home runs and 12 RBIs.

Benito Santiago, Jr., a sophomore, is batting .329 (26-of-79) and has one homer and six RBIs. to go along with 10 stolen bases.

The Bearcats continue Region XIV East Zone action by hosting Texarkana College (18-10, 2-2 in East Zone) in a doubleheader that starts at 1 p.m. today. LMC continues the homestand at 1 p.m. Friday by entertaining the Cavaliers of Bossier Parish Community College (18-13, 2-2).

Remaining 2010 Lon Morris College Baseball Schedule

Mar. 31    vs. Texarkana College         1 p.m.

Apr.  2    vs. Bossier Parish CC        1 p.m.

Apr. 7    at Panola College            1 p.m.

Apr. 10    vs. Paris JC                1 p.m.

Apr. 14    at Navarro College        1 p.m.

Apr. 21    at NE Texas CC            1 p.m.

Apr. 24    at Texarkana College        1 p.m.

(All games are Region XIV doubleheaders)