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Baseball/softball roundup: Ponder routs Alvord in baseball action

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ALVORD — Ponder broke things open in the top of the fifth inning and scored eight runs in the Lions’ 15-0 victory over Alvord in District 9-2A action Friday night.

Five Ponder batters had at least two hits in the win. Chase Harris hit a home run for the Lions, while Collin Knight went 2-for-4 with a double and four RBIs.

Josh Peterson pitched a one-hitter, striking out seven and walking three.

Ponder 15, Alvord 0

Ponder  013  38 — 15 14 1

Alvord  000  00 — 0 1 2

WP — Josh Peterson. LP — Patterson. 2B — P: Keaton Malcom, Collin Knight, Tyler Valenzuela, Carson Night, Shane Scott. HR — P: Chase Harris.

 

Softball

Celina 13, Argyle 3

CELINA — Celina used a 14-hit attack and took advantage of five Argyle errors to get the victory Friday night.

The game ended in the sixth inning after Celina scored three runs to secure the 10-run lead and end the game by run rule.

With the win, Celina finished second in District 10-3A play, while Argyle finished third.

Alyssa Bruton doubled and had two RBIs in the loss for Argyle, while Kate Weaver drove in the other run.

Bruton picked up the loss, allowing nine earned runs in 5 2/3 innings.

Celina 13, Argyle 3 (6)

Argyle  000  030 — 3 7 4

Celina  050  233 — 13 14 1

WP — Lauren Schultz (5-3 in district). LP — Alyssa Bruton (13-14). 2B — Bruton.