Walnut Grove Wildcat Baseball - Prosper, Texas - WE>me
Published On: May 12, 2024Views: 49

Wildcats Clinch Area Championship, Advance to Regional Quarterfinals!

NOT. DONE. YET!

In an exhilarating series against Hillcrest High School, the Walnut Grove Wildcats baseball team showcased their talent, determination, and teamwork, ultimately securing victory in the best-of-three series. With two consecutive wins in Game 2 and Game 3, the Wildcats emerged as Area Champions and are now set to compete in the highly anticipated Texas High School Baseball Regional Quarterfinals.

Game 2: Wildcats Force Decisive Game 3

In Game 2, the Wildcats displayed their prowess both on the mound and at the plate. Pitcher Trent Collier was a force to be reckoned with, delivering a masterful performance with another complete game victory. Collier faced just two hitters over the minimum, allowing only two hits, one walk, and striking out seven.

The offense was ignited by Enoch Alvarenga who kick-started the scoring with an RBI double. Ryan Amburn contributed with a solid performance, going 1-2 with a run and a stolen base. Not to be overshadowed, the Wildcats’ defense was stellar, with standout plays by Jacob Richey, Brett Hennigan, Ryan Kuhn, and the reliable catcher, senior Ethan Ho.

Game 3: Wildcats Secure Area Championship

In Saturday’s decisive Game 3, the Wildcats once again proved their mettle, clinching the Area Championship with a resounding 7-1 victory. Jack Jones took the mound and delivered a stellar performance, pitching a complete game four-hitter while only walking two and striking out five.

The Wildcats’ offense came alive with three players recording multi-hit games. Sophomore Andrew Curry went 2-3 with a double and two RBIs, while senior catcher Ethan Ho went 2-2 with a walk and an RBI. Junior Kael Cole contributed with a 2-3 performance, scoring two runs.

With these impressive victories, the Walnut Grove Wildcats have earned their spot in the Regional Quarterfinals. Stay tuned for more thrilling action as the Wildcats chase their championship dreams! 🐾 #weOVERme #AllIn #ProsperProud #NEVERQUIT