PANOLA TAKES TWO OUT OF THREE FROM COASTAL BEND
The Panola College baseball team was at home once again this past weekend as they welcomed Coastal Bend College from Beeville Texas. Panola took two out of three from a much improved Coastal Bend team. With the victories Panola extends their record to 7-2 on the season. Panola will travel to Wesson Mississippi this weekend to take on Copiah Lincoln C.C. on Friday February 17th and then travel across town to play Hinds C.C. in Raymond Mississippi on Saturday February 18th. The next home game for Panola is on February 24th when they host the Texas Post Grad Academy for a double header at Jim Reeves Memorial Field at 2:00pm.
Panola College Grabs Lead In Sixth Inning For Victory Over Coastal Bend College
Panola took an early lead in the first inning. With two outs in the first inning Andrew Pace (Beaumont, TX) drove in one run when he doubled in the top of the fifth inning, Coastal Bend tied things up at three when Carter from CBCC doubled on the first pitch of the at bat in the fifth inning, scoring two runs. Panola took the lead for good with four runs in the sixth inning. In the sixth Julian Flores (Richland, TX) doubled driving in two runs.
Cayne Ueckert (Jasper, TX) earned the win for Panola. He pitched five innings, surrendering three runs, five hits, striking out seven, and walking one. Two relievers helped Panola close out the victory. Miles Dunn (Conroe, TX) threw two and two-thirds innings. Colton Brasher (Hallsville, TX) recorded the last four outs to earn the save for Panola.
Flores, Logan Bailey (Hallsville, TX), Christian Boulware (Dallas, TX), and Cameron Jacobs (Shreveport, LA) each collected three hits to lead Ponies in hitting. Panola was sure-handed and didn't commit a single error. Boulware made the most plays with 12.
Coastal Bend Proved To Be Too Much In Game Two Of The Series
Panola College couldn't keep up with Coastal Bend College in game two of the series and fell 8-3 in game one of the double header on Friday at Jim Reeves Memorial Field in Carthage.
Coastal Bend captured the lead in the second inning. Eschenberger of CBCC homered on the first pitch of the at bat in the second inning, scoring one run. In the bottom of the second inning, Panola tied things up at one. Coastal Bend took the lead for good with one run in the third inning. In the third Carter of CBCC homered off of Logan Bailey (Hallsville, TX), driving in one run. Coastal Bend scored five runs in the seventh inning. The big inning for Coastal Bend came thanks to a single by Murilo, a triple by Overstreet, a single by Eschenberger, and a single by Lee.
Bailey took his first loss of the season. He pitched three innings, giving up two runs, three hits, striking out three, and walking one.
Home runs for Coastal Bend came when Carter homered in the third inning, Hausman homered in the sixth inning, and Eschenberger homered in the second inning.
Colby Price (Nederland, TX), Colton Oberthier (Hallsville, TX), Austin Blakeley (Hallsville, TX), Bailey, Chandler Morris (The Woodlands, TX), and Cameron Jacobs (Shreveport, LA) all had one hit to lead Panola in hitting.
Coastal Bend collected 11 hits. Resendez, Eschenberger, Carter, and Lee each collected multiple hits for Coastal Bend . Coastal Bend didn't commit a single error in the field. Lee had seven chances in the field, the most on the team.
A Six RBI Day For Colby Price Leads Panola College Past Coastal Bend College In Game Three
Panola College defeated Coastal Bend College 9-4 on Friday thanks in part to Colby Price (Nederland, TX), who drove in six runners. Price drove in runs on a single in the second, a single in the fourth, and a home run in the sixth.
Coastal Bend captured the lead in the first inning. Resendez homered on the very first pitch of the game in the first inning, scoring one run. In the bottom of the first inning, Panola tied things up at one. An error scored one run for Panola. Panola scored three runs in the sixth inning. Panola scored its runs on a home run by Price. Panola took the lead for good with two runs in the second inning. In the second Price singled off of Cook, driving in two runs.
Ryan Ratliff (Emory, TX) earned the win for Panola. He threw two innings, surrendering two runs, three hits, striking out one, and walking zero.
Kyle Rogers (Manvel,TX) started the game for Panola. He tossed two innings, giving up one run, three hits, striking out two, and walking one.
Home runs for Panola came when Price homered in the sixth inning and Christian Boulware (Dallas, TX) homered in the third inning.
Panola collected ten hits. Price, Duke Ellis (Nacogdoches, TX), Boulware, and George Valdez (Forney, TX) each collected multiple hits for Panola. Panola didn't commit a single error in the field. Boulware had the most chances in the field with six.
Coastal Bend had eight hits in the game. Resendez and Johnson each collected multiple hits for Coastal Bend. Resendez went 4-for-4 at the plate as he led the team with three runs batted in.
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