Ball High 4, Manvel 2
MANVEL – The Ball High School Tornadoes beat Manvel in seven innings Friday behind Parker Prets, who collected three hits.
He singled in the second, fifth and seventh innings.
Manvel had no answer for Dylan Davidson, who kept runners off the basepaths.
Davidson gave up just two hits, allowed no earned runs, walked one and struck out four during his three innings of work.
Ball High 7, Manvel 2
MANVEL – David Hernandez had two extra base hits, sparking the Tors to a victory in seven innings against Manvel on Friday.
He homered in the first inning and doubled in the third inning.
Mario Reyes had an impressive outing against Manvel’s lineup.
Manvel managed just two hits off Reyes, who allowed no earned runs, walked one and struck out three during his three innings of work.
Bryan 4, Santa Fe 2
BRYAN – A tight game was decided in the sixth inning Friday as the Santa Fe Indians dropped a close game to Bryan on the road.
Trailing by a run since the bottom of the first inning, the visiting Indians took the lead with two runs in the top of the sixth inning.
Preston Plovanich had a hot bat for Santa Fe, going 3-for-4 and driving in one of the sixth-inning runs. He singled in the third, fifth and sixth innings.
Tyler Hockenbury had the other RBI for the Indians. But Bryan answered with three runs in the bottom half of the inning, all of them unearned because of an error by Santa Fe.
Alvin 4, Clear Creek 3
ALVIN – The Clear Creek Wildcats came out firing, scoring a pair of runs in the top of the first inning, but couldn’t hang on to the lead and ended up on the losing side of a game against Alvin on Saturday.
Stephen Garcia went a perfect 3-for-3 at the plate for Clear Creek, getting singles in the first, third and sixth innings and batting in a run.
Landon Etzel went 1-for-2 at the plate with a walk and he scored two runs for the Wildcats, and Michael Rohland went 2-for-3 with a walk and scored the other run for Clear Creek.
Pearland 4, Clear Falls 3
PEARLAND – Clear Falls gave up four runs in the second inning against Pearland on Saturday in a loss.
The Knights scored two runs in the third inning and another in the fourth to narrow the gap, but never could plate the tying or go-ahead runs.
Mason Stephenson ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with the loss. He lasted just 11/3 innings, walked three, struck out one and allowed four runs.
Sam Hurley held Pearland scoreless the rest of the way to give the Knights a chance, allowing just three hits and no runs, walking two during his 4 2/3 innings of work.
Danbury 11, Hitchcock 0
HITCHCOCK – The Hitchcock Bulldogs lost a home game to Danbury on Friday.
The Bulldogs garnered just two hits in the game — singles by Michael Parker and T.J. Combs.