Saline Bobcats Varsity Stymied by Red River, Lose 15-5

Jacob Jones Pitching

It was a tough day on Thursday for Saline Bobcats Varsity, who lost 15-5 to Red River.

Saline got things moving in the first inning, when an error scored one run for Saline.

Red River pulled away for good with six runs in the second inning.  In the second, an error scored one run for Red River, #1 singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run, #3 singled on a 3-1 count, scoring one run, #4 tripled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run, and #2 singled on a 3-1 count, scoring one run.

#4 was on the hill for Red River.  The hurler surrendered five runs on two hits over four innings, striking out four.

Jacob Jones was on the pitcher’s mound for Saline.  The righty went two innings, allowing six runs on five hits and walking zero.  Will Dison and Drew Golden entered the game from the bullpen, throwing two and a third innings and one and one-third innings respectively.

Shawn Staggs, Hunter Laborde, and Golden each collected one hit to lead Saline Bobcats Varsity.

Red River racked up nine hits on the day.  #3 and #1 all managed multiple hits for Red River.