2015 ETSN.fm East Texas Baseball Super Team
ROUND ROCK -- For five innings, the Edgewood Bulldogs seemed to be in control and destined for an appearance in the state championship game.
But Bishop scored four two-out runs over the game's final two innings to earn a 5-2 victory over Edgewood in a Class 3A semifinal Wednesday evening from Dell Diamond.
ROUND ROCK -- The Harleton Wildcats entered the UIL state baseball tournament with only two losses in 30 games, but a few uncharacteristically crucial miscues cut their season one game short of the championship game.
Crawford put together a pair of late three-run innings for a 7-4 defeat of Harleton in a Class 2A semifinal Wednesday afternoon from Dell Diamond.
East Texas will have two representatives competing at the UIL State Baseball Championships this week from Round Rock's Dell Diamond.
KILGORE -- After rolling to an easy mercy-rule win in Thursday's Game 1, the Harleton Wildcats found themselves on the opposite end of the spectrum when the series resumed Saturday.
But Harleton overcame an early seven-run deficit with an eight-run second inning, and the Wildcats broke a tie with a run in the bottom of the sixth, leading to a 10-9 defeat of Beckville in Game 2 at Driller Park.
KILGORE -- Entering Thursday night's opener of the Class 2A Region III championship series, Harleton and Beckville had combined for an overall record of 53-3, which figured to lend itself to a competitive matchup.
That storyline took a sharp left turn as Harleton roughed up the Bearcats, 14-0 in five innings, in Game 1 from Driller Park. The win pushed Harleton (27-2) one win from its first UIL state baseball tournament berth since 2005.
The following is a list of baseball regional final playoff pairings involving East Texas teams.
DALLAS -- It's the end of an era for the Hallsville baseball program.
The season came to a close in Game 3 of the Class 5A Region II semifinal series with a 6-2 loss to Frisco Wakeland at Dallas Jesuit's Wright Field
PLANO -- Van's best baseball season in school history came to a close Friday with back-to-back losses against Argyle in the Class 4A Region II semifinals.
There was not much disappointment after the game
TYLER -- Before Hallsville's nine senior baseball players were to walk across the stage at their high school graduation Friday night, they all were faced with what could've been a tough reality: the end of their prep athletic career as well.
Jacob Walker, Logan Bailey, and Coby Weaver, and the rest apparently had no interest in seeing their baseball-playing days together end the same night.
Walker's two-out, two-strike, bases-loaded drive off the left field wall in the bottom of the ninth inning sent Hallsville to a dramatic 3-2 win over Frisco Wakeland in Game 2 of their Class 5A Region II semifinal playoff series Friday afternoon at Mike Carter Field.