Warriors Fall to Texas College
April 28, 2013
SHREVEPORT, La. – Facing elimination in the Red River Athletic conference baseball tournament the Bacone Warriors were edged out by Texas College 11-7 on Sunday afternoon, Apr. 27.
Bacone led briefly after the first inning when Wade Morten singled to bring home Anthony Seabolt.
The Steers responded with a six-run, second inning to pull ahead 6-1.
The Warriors trimmed the lead in the following inning when Jean Ortiz hit a two-RBI single that scored Morten and Kyle Pietryga; Tony Mendez followed with a double to bring home Will Simms as Bacone now trailed 6-4.
Trailing 9-5 in the eighth Bacone again, rallied with two runs off of back-to-back singles by Anthony Seabolt and Enrique Meza to make the score 9-7.
Texas College tacked on two runs in the top of the ninth and held the Warriors scoreless to take the 11-7 victory and eliminate Bacone from the RRAC baseball tournament.
Ortiz finished three-for-five with two RBIs and Seabolt went three-for-four with two RBIs; Matt Durbin (4-2) took the loss after allowing six runs in one and two-thirds innings.
Jesse Fish finished the game, giving up five runs in seven and one-thirds innings.
Bacone concludes their season at 35-16.