Harper baseball remains in playoff hunt

Image
Body

Harper's varsity baseball team split its last two games, defeating Junction 11-1 on Tuesday, April 4, then dropping a 10-0 decision at Center Point on Friday.

The Longhorns will travel to Menard tomorrow (Thursday) for a 4:30 p.m.  contest. From there, San Antonio Cole comes calling on Tuesday with first pitch set for 5:30 p.m.

Center Point 10, Harper 0

Homestanding Center Point scored in the early and late innings to top Harper by a 10-0 score on Friday, ending the game in the bottom of the sixth frame under the 10-run “mercy” rule.

The Pirates took advantage of their six hits and four Longhorn errors to dominated the contest.

Tracy Patterson, who started the game on the mound for Harper, lasted 4.2 innings before giving way to reliever Dylan Sivells.

For more on this story, read this week’s print and online editions of the Fredericksburg Standard-Radio Post. If you are a print subscriber, your full online subscription is free. All you need to do is call 830-997-2155 to get a password. If you are not a subscriber, call 997-2155 or click on the ‘Subscribe’ button on the left side of the home page and sign up today!