Boys Varsity Baseball · Gutty Hornet Performance Holds Off Judson


Tuesday night District 26-6A play resumed as game one in the East Central/Judson took place at Bartleson field. After Judson scored two in the first and another in the third junior Matthew Luna and senior Jeremy Tello would keep in the Rocket offense in check. The Hornets finally cracked into the Rocket lead in the bottom of the third by scoring two runs. It was the fifth inning that the Hornets would take the lead and never look back as the offense struck for five runs to take a 7-3 lead into the sixth inning. The Hornet offense was only able to manufacture runs in two innings, two in the third and five in the fifth. Jason Mascorro, Damion Gonzales and Taylor Neil all had a multiple nights while Matthew Luna and Jeremy Tello were on the mound. The Hornets were victorious by a final score of 7-3 and improved to 20-6-1 (9-1) on the season. The series continues Friday night when the Hornets travel to Judson for a 7pm first pitch.

Box Score
                                       R  H  E
Judson 2 0 1 0 0 0 0       3  2   2
EC 0 0 2 0 5 0 X             7  8   1
WP – M. Luna
6 1/3IP, 2H, 3R, 3ER, 4BB, 10K’s
LP – M. Gombas
4 1/3IP, 6H, 6R, 5ER, 3BB, 3K’s
HOLD – J. Tello
2/3IP, 0H, 0R, 0ER, 0BB, 0K
Highlights
J. Mascorro – 2-3, 2RS
D. Gonzales – 2-3, 2RBI
N. Smith – 1-3, 2RBI
R. Sierra – 1-2, RS, RBI
T. Neil – 2-3, 2RS