The Wildcats and Hallsville renewed their rivalry Friday in the 29th Annual Rose City Classic Friday, February 28.
It was one of those games where you figured the winning team would be the one with the last shot at it. That team turned out to be Hallsville Friday.
The Bobcats went up 1-0 in the bottom of the first scoring an unearned run. Two innings later, the Wildcats took a 2-1 lead only to see Hallsville score three times to go up, 4-2. The Wildcats retook the lead at 5-4. Hallsville leapfrogged into the lead going up 6-5. The Wildcats evened the game at 6-6. In their last at bat, Hallsville got a walk off, 7-6 win.
The Wildcats season record is now 1-2. The Wildcats wrap up play in the Rose City Classic with back to back games Saturday. They play Waxahachie at 10 a.m. and then take on Forney at noon. Both games will be at Mike Carter Field in Tyler.