Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas


March 11, 2013

CHS Baseball: Tigers stay hot, win 8-1

Corsicana beats Joshua to improve to 14-4-1 on year

Corsicana — The Tigers continued their winning ways Monday afternoon with a 8-1 victory at Joshua.

Brady Harlan had two hits and Hunter Denbow led off with a hit to pace the Tigers' offense. Trevor Nolen picked up the win on the mound.

The Tigers (14-4-1) return to action at 1 p.m. Friday against West at Navarro's Graham Field. They open district play next Tuesday at home against Tyler John Tyler.

Ennis Tournament Final — Tigers 7, Mansfield 6: Brady Harlan and Zach Rash each had two hits and Jeremy Fowler picked up the win in relief as the Tigers rallied past Ennis on Saturday to win the Ennis Tournament.

The Tigers scored two runs in the top of the sixth to overcome a 6-5 deficit. Zane Otten and Harlan reached on errors to start the inning. Rash had a bunt single that scored Otten to tie the game.  Aaron Cantu followed with a sacrifice to score Harlan for a 7-6 lead.

Fowler worked around a single in the bottom of the sixth, getting two strikeouts to clinch the victory.

Corsicana 6, Red Oak 0: Holden Grounds had 11 strikeouts as the Tigers blanked Red Oak 6-0 on Friday.

Zach Rash had an RBI hit for the Tigers. Hunter Denbow, Layton Wolver and Grounds all had hits for Corsicana.


Monday’s Game

Corsicana 8, Joshua 1


Saturday’s Game

Corsicana 7, Mansfield 6

Corsicana  000  052 — 7  7  3

Mansfield  102  030 — 6  9  4

WP — Jeremy Fowler.

Top hitters — Corsicana: Brady Harlan 2-3 (2 runs), Zach Rash 2-3 (run), Holden Grounds 1-3 (2 RBIs, run), Hunter Denbow 1-2 (RBI, run), Aaron Cantu 1-1 (RBI, run); Mansfield: Hargrove 2-3 (3 runs), Hall 2-3 (2 runs), Timms 1-2 (RBI, run).

Records — Corsicana 13-4-1.

Friday’s Game

Corsicana 6, Red Oak 0

Red Oak  000  000 — 0  1  3

Corsicana 015  00x — 6  4  1

WP — Holden Grounds

Top hitters — RO: Pryor 1-3; Corsicana: Hunter Denbow 1-3 (run), Layton Wolver 1-1, Grounds 1-2, Zach Rash 1-3 (RBI).

Records — Corsicana 12-4-1.

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