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Baseball roundup: Plano wins 10-5A title; Rockwall-Heath claims 12-5A championship
Plano 3, Plano East 2: Quinn Waterbury hit a two-run home run in the bottom of the fifth to help Plano win the District 10-5A title.
Jake Fraze pitched 5 2/3 innings and allowed one run for Plano (21-9-1, 11-2), the area’s eighth-ranked 5A team. James Rudkin brought Plano East within 3-2 with an RBI double with two outs in the top of the seventh, but Plano reliever Kenneth Tabor got a groundout to end the game with the potential tying run on third.
Rockwall-Heath 11, North Mesquite 4: Trey Millender went 3-for-4 with two RBIs, and Jake Salinas was 2-for-3 with three RBIs as Rockwall-Heath clinched the outright District 12-5A title. Tyler Pinkston earned the win by pitching six innings for Rockwall-Heath (24-6, 11-0), the state’s ninth-ranked 5A team.
Colleyville Heritage 7, Carrollton R.L. Turner 0: Logan Swofford homered, scored three runs and had four RBIs as Colleyville Heritage extended its winning streak to 12 games and clinched the outright District 6-5A championship. Alex Scherff pitched five scoreless innings for Colleyville Heritage (19-11, 12-1).
Mansfield 19, DeSoto 0: Justin Visitacion was 3-for-3 with two runs and two RBIs, and five pitchers combined on a one-hit shutout as Mansfield clinched District 7-5A’s No. 1 seed in the playoffs.
Mansfield (24-5, 12-1), the area’s sixth-ranked 5A team, is one game ahead of Midlothian with one game left in the regular season. Mansfield swept its two district games against Midlothian.
Jesuit 14, Sunset 1: Darius Hill tripled and homered as Jesuit clinched the No. 1 seed in the playoffs from District 9-5A.
Jesuit is one game ahead of W.T. White with one game left, and Jesuit swept the teams’ two district games.
Frisco Wakeland 2, Little Elm 0: Austin Gehle pitched a one-hit shutout and struck out nine for Wakeland, the No. 5 team in SportsDay’s 4A-others area rankings.
Carrollton Creekview 3, Terrell 0: The win, coupled with Highland Park’s 7-6 loss to Carrollton Newman Smith, gave Creekview a one-game lead in 10-4A.
Woodrow Wilson 13, Bryan Adams 5: Woodrow Wilson won a tiebreaker to decide District 12-4A’s No. 1 seed in the playoffs. Woodrow Wilson will open the playoffs against Adamson on Monday. Bryan Adams will play Pinkston in the first round.