Wildcat Kaden Wallace was a pitching and hitting star Friday (April 9) as the Wildcats Baseball Team rolled over Mount Pleasant, 10-3.
Wallace got the pitching win allowing only 1 hit and 1 run over 5 innings while striking out 12 and walking 4. Wallace did not allow a hit until two were out in the fifth inning.
Hector Martinez closed out the game going 2 innings allowing 3 hits and only 1 earned run. Wallace also had some big moments at the plate going 2 for 3 with 4 RBI’s including a sacrifice fly, 2 doubles and a run scored. Mayer Millsap was 1 for 3 with 2 RBI and a run scored plus he was hit by a pitch.
Matthew Singleton got an RBI with a bases loaded walk and he scored a run and walked a second time. Blake Vice was 1 for 4 with an RBI. Aiken Owens was 2 for 3 with a double and 3 runs scored. Colt Silman was 2 for 3 with a sacrifice bunt and 2 runs scored. Colby Albritton scored 2 runs and had a walk. Dawson Carpenter walked.
With the win, the Wildcats improved to 5-3 in district play and they moved back into a second place tie after Longview lost to Hallsville.
The Wildcats’ season record is now 8-13. Saturday at noon, the Wildcats have a non-district game at McKinney North. They resume district play at home against Texas High on Tuesday night.