Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

May 6, 2013

2A Bi-district Baseball: Herrington tosses 2 hitter; Troup undresses Tatum in Game 1

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress

TROUP — Grant Herrington allowed just two hits while his Troup teammates tallied nine hits as the District 18-2A runner-ups crushed Tatum, 13-2, Thursday evening at the Tigers’ ballyard.

The affair was the first of a Class 2A, Region II, best-of-3 series.

Game 2 was scheduled to have been played Friday night in Tatum (results not available as of press time).

Kody Welch had two hits in the game, including a double and totaled four RBI.

The Tigers led 8-0 before adding five additional runs in the bottom of the fourth inning.

The game was called after four and a half innings due to the 10-run rule.