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.

Final box score