Bolden strikes out 12 to lead PG over Argyle 6-1.

Caleb Bolden - Photo by Kevin Cook

Tyler — Caleb Bolden led Pleasant Grove to 6-1 win over Argyle to take 1-0 series lead in Region 2 Semi-Final.

Pleasant Grove got the wire to wire win putting 4 runs on the board before Argyle scored. PG scored in the first inning with an RBI single from Carson Cox to score Cade Thompson who reached on lead off single.

The Hawks got 3 more runs in 2nd inning sending seven batters to the plate. Will Hlavinka hit the first run in with an RBI single. Hlavinka later came to score off RBI single from Caleb Bolden. Jackson Cobb scored the final run of 2nd inning off RBI single from Heath Ferguson.

Argyle got their first base runner with one out in the 4th off a single from Watson Timmons. Timmons would score the only run for Argyle off RBI single from Bryson Hudgens. The three hits given up by Bolden in 4th inning were his only hits allowed all night.

After the 4th Bolden answered by retiring 9 of the next 10 batters including six strikeouts. Bolden struck out the side in 7th to close the game.

PG extended the lead to 6-1 with two runs in 4th inning off a sac fly from Carson Cox and bases loaded walk from Tyler Jeans. PG had plenty of offense with 11 hits and 10 runners left on base.

Series resumes Saturday at Mike Carter Field in Tyler first pitch 2pm live on ESPN Texarkana. Game 3 of series if necessary would follow game 2 Saturday.

Stats

Final – Baseball 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E LOB
Argyle

(25-2-1)

0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 1 4
Pleasant Grove

(32-3)

1 3 0 2 0 0 x 6 11 1 10


Pitching

 

WP Caleb Bolden (PG) 7ip 3h 1er 1bb 12k 107tp

LP Brett Lundy (Argyle) 3.2ip 11h 6er 3bb 4k 90tp

Parker Abrego (Argyle) 2.1ip 0h 0er 3bb 3k 61tp

 

Batting

PG

Cade Thompson 2-4 1B 1B 2R

Caleb Bolden 2-3 1B 1B BB 1RBI 1R

Heath Ferguson 1-2 1B BB 1RBI

Carson Cox 1-3 1B 2RBI 1SB

Keaton Russo 2-3 1B 1B BB

Tyler Jeans 0-2 BB BB 1RBI

Connor Oulette 1-3 1B 1R

Will Hlavinka 1-3 1B 1RBI 1R

Jackson Cobb 1-2 1B BB 1R