LONGVIEW -- The Brook Hill Guard wrapped up their time at the Lobo Classic Challenge with a 4-1 win against Lake Hamilton (Ark.) in what ended up being the final game of the three-day, 15-game event
LONGVIEW -- A heavy mist rained out the cross-town rivalry game between Longview and Pine Tree. The game which was expected to bring out the most fans of the entire 16-game, round-robin tournament.
Like a phrase that was thrown around through Longview's mixed performances in its tournament, that's the way baseball goes
HAWKINS -- It was a night for Frankston pitcher Jordan Thomas to remember.
Thomas (4-0) recorded a no-hitter in the Indian's 5-0 win at Hawkins on Friday and added two RBI in the victory.
The pitcher struck out eight along the way while only giving up one walk
LONGVIEW -- Several opposing baseball coaches at Longview's Lobo Classic Challenge mentioned Whitehouse's continuity as they watched the second-ranked 4A team in the state fight its way to a 7-3 win Friday against Pine Tree.
The Wildcats seem to stick
LONGVIEW -- Lobos head coach Bernie Martinez wanted a premiere East Texas baseball tournament to be hosted at Longview High School. He got it with Texarkana's Texas High and three teams from Arkansas to round out an eight-team field
LONGVIEW -- There were all kinds of storylines playing out in Whitehouse's 3-1 win against Longview in the opening contest of the 16-game Lobo Classic Challenge on Thursday morning.
The first game of Longview's three-day, round-robin setting featured two aces dueling each other on the mound, two well-known football players going head-to-head and more than 20 baseball scouts in the stands
Lobo Classic Challenge
All games at Longview High School's Lobo Field unless otherwise noted
- Game 1 -- Whitehouse vs. Longview, 9 a.m.
- Game 2 -- Texas High vs. Longview, 11:30
East Texas Baseball Teams Ranked by TXHighSchoolBaseball.com (March 3)
- No. 2 Whitehouse (6-0)
- No. 7 Hallsville (5-1)
- No. 2 Pleasant Grove (8-3)
- No. 5 Diboll (9-1)
FORNEY -- The second-ranked Whitehouse Wildcats capped a perfect 4-0 weekend at the Forney Tournament with a pair of wins Saturday -- defeating Texas High 4-3 and Forney by the score of 10-4.
FORNEY -- The second-ranked Whitehouse Wildcats improved to 4-0 on the young season with a pair of wins Friday at the Forney Tournament -- defeating HSAA North 8-2 and Garland by a score of 11-10.