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Baseball roundup: Flower Mound Marcus sweeps Hebron; Southlake Carroll takes series lead
Flower Mound Marcus 2, Hebron 1: West Virginia signee Conner Dotson pitched a five-hitter and struck out seven as Marcus swept District 5-5A rival Hebron in a Region I quarterfinal series.
Marcus took a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the third on an RBI single by Matt Bernstein and added a run in the fifth. Hebron scored in the sixth but saw its rally fall short. Tyler Boertje was 2-for-2 and scored both runs for Marcus (30-7).
Flower Mound 15, Mansfield 3: Sean Wymer went 2-for-3 with three RBIs, and Flower Mound had 16 hits in the five-inning game to sweep a 5A Region I quarterfinal series.
Flower Mound outscored Mansfield 25-3 in two games. Flower Mound broke Friday’s game open in the top of the third, scoring seven runs to build a 10-1 lead.
Jameson Hannah was 2-for-2 with three runs and two RBIs for Flower Mound (28-10), and TCU signee Connor Wanhanen was 2-for-3 and scored three runs.
Southlake Carroll 3, San Angelo Central 2: Drew Davis’ RBI single in the bottom of the sixth put Southlake Carroll ahead to stay in Game 1 of a 5A Region I quarterfinal series.
Davis’ hit gave Carroll a 2-1 lead, and the Dragons (29-4) added a run in the sixth on a fielder’s choice. San Angelo Central scored a run with two outs in the top of the seventh but left the bases loaded.
Carroll trailed 1-0 before a two-out RBI single by Kevin Cramer in the bottom of the fifth tied the score.
Plano 6, Rockwall 0: Mitchell Hansen and Jake Fraze combined on a five-hit shutout as Plano swept the 5A Region II quarterfinal series.
Michael Davis and Austin Toups each had two RBIs. Plano outscored Rockwall, 17-0, in the series.
Frisco Liberty 7, Frisco 5: Liberty scored five runs in the top of the second and held off a Frisco rally to tie the best-of-3 4A Region II quarterfinal series at one win each. Game 3 will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Prosper.
Austin Miller and JT VanGelder had two RBIs apiece for Liberty.
Red Oak 2, Mansfield Legacy 1: Ian Tyra and Hunter Gonzales drove in runs for Red Oak as it evened the series at one win apiece with a 10-inning victory. Game 3 is at 1 p.m. Saturday at Midlothian.
Sanger 10, Argyle 8: Sanger rallied from an 8-3 deficit to win Game 1.
Ted Wisdom hit a two-run homer to pull Sanger within 8-7 in the fifth, and he finished a double shy of the cycle. Chance Cockrell hit a two-run single in a three-run sixth for Sanger.