Brock pitcher Hayden James fanned seven Alvord batters and allowed no hits in a 5-inning affair against Alvord on Monday, as the Eagles won, 12-0.
James faced just one batter over the minimum, with the Bulldogs’ lone runner reaching on an error.
Brock’s big inning came in the third, scoring seven runs and foreshadowing a premature end to the District 9-2A match. The Eagles took advantage of five Alvord errors, but had little trouble getting on base through their own devices, banging out 13 hits, three of those for extra bases. They were led by Tyler Nelson, who went 2-for-3, scored twice and drove in three runs.
With the win, Brock increased its district lead to three games with an 8-0 record. The Eagles host Paradise Friday, at 7:30 p.m.
Aledo dozen in fourth drops Chapparals
Helped along by six Wyatt errors and active Bearcats base-running, Aledo improved its District 7-4A mark to 9-1 Tuesday, topping the Chaps, 20-2.
Aledo’s Colton Clanton drew most of the work on the mound and collected the win in long relief, going four innings with no runs, two hits and a pair of K’s.
Head coach Chad Barry emptied the bench, with 18 different batters stepping to the plate durin the run-rule shortened contest. Aledo. leading 8-2 after three innings, rallied for 12 runs in the fourth frame.
Aledo returns home to host Western Hills on Friday, at 7 p.m.