Panola College hosted the Texas Post Grad Academy of McKinney Texas on
Friday. Panola earned two more wins to extend their winning streak to 7 in
a row and and season record of 13-2. Panola will travel to Centenary
College to face off with tow top ranked teams in D-2, #14 Kellogg C.C. and
#17 Hinds C.C. on Tuesday. First game starts and 1pm and game two begins
at 7pm. Panola will begin conference play on Thursday at home vs Bossier
Parish C.C. and then travel to BPCC for a double header on Saturday.
Thursdays game time is set for 2pm and Saturdays double headers starts and
*Panola College Best Texas Post Grad 6-3*
Panola jumped out to an early lead over TX Post Grad Academy and took home
a 6-3 victory on Friday. Panola scored on a home run by *Colby Price* in
the first inning, a stolen base by Price in the second inning, and a double
by *Logan Bailey* in the second inning.
*Logan Bailey* earned the win for Panola. He pitched two innings, allowing
one run, one hit, and striking out four. *Erik Key*recorded the last three
outs to earn the save for Panola.
*Ryan Ratliff* started the game for Panola. He went two innings,
surrendering zero runs, zero hits, striking out four, and walking one.
Panola collected 13 hits. *Duke Ellis*, Price, *Logan Berlof*, and *John
Mike Bounds* each collected multiple hits for Panola. Ellis went 3-for-3 at
the plate to lead Panola in hits. Panola was sure-handed in the field and
didn't commit a single error. *Christian Boulware* had the most chances in
the field with ten.
*Bubba Valdez's Walkoff Gives Panola College Victory Over Texas Post Grad*
Panola College took Friday's game two in dramatic fashion, with an 8-7
walk-off victory over TX Post Grad. The game was tied at seven with Panola
batting in the bottom of the seventh when *George Valdez* singled, driving
in the winning run.
Both offenses were strong at the plate as Panola collected nine hits and TX
Post Grad 11.
TX Post Grad captured the lead in the first inning. With one out in the
first inning Fragale drove in one run when he doubled.
Panola scored four runs in the third inning. The big inning was thanks to a
home run by *Austin Blakeley* and a double by *Duke Ellis*.
*Colton Brasher* earned the win for Panola. He went one inning, allowing
zero runs, one hit, striking out one, and walking zero.
*Ty Miller* started the game for Panola. He pitched two innings, giving up
three runs, three hits, and striking out four.
Home runs for Panola came when Valdez homered in the fourth inning and
Blakeley homered in the third inning. Home runs for TX Post Grad Academy
came when Fragale homered in the seventh inning and Duer homered in the
Blakeley and Valdez each collected multiple hits for Panola. Valdez went
2-for-4 at the plate as he led the team with four runs batted in.
Fragale, Taylor, and Harris each collected multiple hits for TX Post Grad.