The week of spring break found the state-ranked Tiger baseball team on the diamond for their first three district games. FHS found two wins in three games to open district. Below is a recap of their first three district games.
FRENSHIP 6, PERMIAN 2: On Tuesday, Brock Erculiani pitched a complete game and only allowed three hits while striking out six hitters to lead the Tigers to a 6-2 win over Odessa Permian to open district play. Mason Weathers, Dakota Champagne, and Colton Brown all contributed offensively with multiple hit games. Weathers was 3-for-4 to lead the way.
FRENSHIP 13, ODESSA 3 (6 innings): The Tiger bats came alive Thursday with 13 runs on 13 hits that led to a 13-3 run-rule victory against Odessa High. Justyce Bocanegra and Dakota Champagne each collected three hits to lead the team. Caden Jenkins added two hits as well. The Tigers blew the game open in a seven-run third inning. Jenkins, Bocanegra, Carson Gordon, and Riley Robinson all had RBI’s in the inning. Colton Brown picked up the win on the mound after throwing a complete game and only allowing three runs while striking out six.
TASCOSA 12, FRENSHIP 10: Tascosa used an explosive third inning where they scored 11 runs to build a lead and hold off a late Tiger rally and beat FHS 12-10 Saturday afternoon. After falling behind 12-1 after three, Frenship scored three runs in the fourth and five more in the fifth. Colton Brown, Caeden Jenkins, Riley Robinson, and Carson Gordon fueled the rally with RBIs, but the comeback fell short with only one more run in the final two innings. Brown led the Tigers with a 3-for-3 day at the plate.
The Tigers currently sit with a 16-3 overall record and 2-1 in district play. They return to the Tiger baseball diamond beginning Tuesday versus Midland Lee and then Friday versus Midland High. Both games begin at 7:00 p.m.
FRENSHIP 6, PERMIAN 2
FHS 001 020 2 – 6 11 1
PHS 000 002 0 – 2 3 2
FRENSHIP 13, ODESSA 3 (6 innings)
OHS 001 200 – 3 7 4
FHS 207 031 – 13 13 2
TASCOSA 12, FRENSHIP 10
FHS 001 350 1 – 10 8 3
THS 10(11) 000 x – 12 8 2