Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress
The Bullard Panther diamond nine checked in at No. 16 in this week's txhighschoolbaseball.com Class 3-A poll, which was released Monday.
The Panthers, who are coached by Judd Guidry, took a 10-2 overall record into last night's District 16-3A opener with Kilgore (results not available as of press time).
Bullard went 3-2 in the Van Tournament over the weekend.
The Panthers opened by by being tripped up by Van, 3-2.
The Panthers then reeled off a string of wins — over Mabank (15-0), Winona (11-1) — before falling, 12-8, to Mineola on Saturday.
Sweeney (11-1) was the top ranked team in Class 3A this week, with Boerne (12-3) occupying the No. 2 position.
Waco Robinson (11-1-1) is slotted third.