Division 18-4a Standings - 2017

District Overall
W L W L T
Athens Hornets 2 0 9 11 0
Madisonville Mustangs 2 1 16 4 0
Palestine Wildcats 1 1 9 8 1
Mexia Black Cats 1 2 6 10 0
Fairfield Eagles 0 2 3 14 0

Athens Hornets

Team Website:

Coach: Dallas Robertson(5 Years As Head Coach, 84 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Ricky Brooks; Aaron Carroll

2016 Record: 23-9/11-1; Regional Quarterfinalist

Returning Starters

Cameron Woodard, Sr, SS/P (.300, 6 2B, 2nd Team AD SS) Emanuel Hernandez, Sr, 3B/P (.232, 5 2B, 2nd Team AD P) Casey Pitchford, Sr, C (.313, 9 RBI) Peyton Brewer, Sr, 2B (.291, 22 R, 13 RBI, 1st Team AD 2B) Luis Valdez, Jr, OF/P (.400, 9 RBI, 1st Team AD)

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/23 Tournament Bullard Panthers 5-2(L) 0-1-0
02/23 Tournament Huntington Red Devils 1-0(L) 0-2-0
02/24 Tournament Rusk Eagles 3-2(L) 0-3-0
02/24 Tournament Kilgore Bulldogs 6-2(L) 0-4-0
02/25 Tournament White Oak Roughnecks 6-1(L) 0-5-0
03/02 Tournament Longview Lobos 2-4(L) 0-6-0
03/02 Tournament Longview Pine Tree Pirates 4-0(W) 1-6-0
03/03 Tournament Pollok Central Bulldogs 2-1(W) 2-6-0
03/03 Tournament Hallsville Bobcats 14-0(L) 2-7-0
03/09 Tournament Tatum Eagles 12-1(W) 3-7-0
03/10 Tournament Redwater Dragons 3-2(W) 4-7-0
03/10 Tournament White Oak Roughnecks 11-3(L) 4-8-0
03/11 Tournament Harmony Eagles 6-3(W) 5-8-0
03/11 Tournament Paris Wildcats 3-2(L) 5-9-0
03/14 Regular Kilgore Bulldogs 1-0(W) 6-9-0
03/16 Regular Paris Wildcats 4-0(L) 6-10-0
03/17 Regular Lindale Eagles 4-5(L) 6-11-0
03/21 District Madisonville Mustangs 3-1(W) 7-11-0
03/25 District Fairfield Eagles 5-0(W) 8-11-0
03/28 Regular Sunnyvale Raiders 1-2(W) 9-11-0

Madisonville Mustangs

Team Website:

Coach: Keith Sitton(1 Years As Head Coach, 255 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Casey Dean; Trae Poe

2016 Record: 17-13-1/6-2; Area Finalist

Returning Starters

Darren Blakley, Sr, OF (District Offensive MVP) Will Hudson, Jr, C Ben Phillips, Jr, 2B (Newcomer of the Year) Zach Poe, Jr, 3B (1st Team AD 3B) Casey Williamson, Jr, UTIL/P (District P of the Year) Bryce Bennett, Jr, P (2nd Team AD P) Matt Rudis, Jr, P

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/20 Regular Franklin Lions 7-3(L) 0-1-0
02/23 Tournament Elkhart Elks 11-9(W) 1-1-0
02/23 Tournament Douglass Indians 16-0(W) 2-1-0
02/24 Tournament Jacksonville Indians 9-1(W) 3-1-0
02/24 Tournament Little Cypress-Mauriceville Bears 17-2(W) 4-1-0
02/25 Tournament Little Cypress-Mauriceville Bears 9-3(W) 5-1-0
02/28 Regular Elkhart Elks 13-1(W) 6-1-0
03/02 Tournament Navasota Rattlers 5-2(W) 7-1-0
03/03 Tournament Lufkin Hudson Hornets 8-1(W) 8-1-0
03/03 Tournament Bridge City Cardinals 3-2(W) 9-1-0
03/07 Regular New Waverly Bulldogs 10-0(W) 10-1-0
03/10 Tournament Bay Area Christian School Broncos 8-0(W) 11-1-0
03/10 Tournament Little River Academy Bumblebees 4-6(W) 12-1-0
03/11 Tournament Lago Vista Vikings 11-7(L) 12-2-0
03/11 Tournament Troy Trojans 7-0(W) 13-2-0
03/15 Regular Shepherd Pirates 10-0(W) 14-2-0
03/17 Regular Lufkin Hudson Hornets 7-2(L) 14-3-0
03/21 District Athens Hornets 3-1(L) 14-4-0
03/25 District Mexia Black Cats 9-2(W) 15-4-0
03/28 District Palestine Wildcats 3-0(W) 16-4-0

Palestine Wildcats

Team Website:

Coach: Austin Evans(5 Years As Head Coach, Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Phillip LaFontaine; Randall Reeves; Jake Magee; Chris Tiner

2016 Record: 9-16/4-4; Bi-District Finalist

Returning Starters

Jake Neal, Sr, 1B (AD 1B) Abraham Vasquez, Sr, SS (AD UTIL) Irric Deyon, Sr, OF (HM AD OF) Anthony Cortez, Sr, OF (AD OF) Will McBride, Jr, C (HM AD INF) Malachi Musil, Jr, 3B (AD 3B) Caden Lafontaine, Jr, OF (AD OF) Chris Perez, So, 2B (AD 2B)

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/23 Tournament Jacksonville Indians 5-4(W) 1-0-0
02/23 Tournament Little Cypress-Mauriceville Bears 5-4(L) 1-1-0
02/24 Tournament Douglass Indians 11-0(W) 2-1-0
02/24 Tournament Little Cypress-Mauriceville Bears 4-15(L) 2-2-0
02/25 Tournament Elkhart Elks 8-6(W) 3-2-0
03/02 Tournament Jacksonville Indians 1-1(T) 3-2-1
03/03 Tournament Tyler Lee JV 5-6(L) 3-3-1
03/03 Tournament Harmony Eagles 7-0(L) 3-4-1
03/04 Tournament Edgewood Bulldogs 4-6(L) 3-5-1
03/04 Tournament John Tyler Lions 16-3(W) 4-5-1
03/09 Tournament Corsicana Mildred Eagles 0-9(W) 5-5-1
03/10 Tournament Commerce Tigers 3-0(W) 6-5-1
03/10 Tournament Rice Bulldogs 16-1(W) 7-5-1
03/14 Regular Rockdale Tigers 3-0(L) 7-6-1
03/16 Regular Corsicana Mildred Eagles 19-0(W) 8-6-1
03/17 Regular Tyler Chapel Hill Bulldogs 11-5(L) 8-7-1
03/21 District Mexia Black Cats 5-4(W) 9-7-1
03/28 District Madisonville Mustangs 3-0(L) 9-8-1

Mexia Black Cats

Team Website:

Coach: Chad Coker(2 Years As Head Coach, 87 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Keith Vest

2016 Record: 12-9/2-6

Returning Starters

Bryce Sterling, Sr, SS/1B/P (.370, 15 RBI, HM AD 1B) JJ Coffey, Sr, OF/P (2.89 ERA) Eric Wells, Sr, 1B/OF/P (.355, 62 K, 1st Team AD UTIL) Matthew Gilmore, Sr, 2B/P (.188) Zach Klosterman, Jr, C/P (.322, 14 CS, HM AD)

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/24 Tournament Bosqueville Bulldogs 2-8(L) 0-1-0
02/24 Tournament Rogers Eagles 6-2(L) 0-2-0
02/24 Tournament Whitney Wildcats 6-1(L) 0-3-0
02/25 Tournament Taylor Ducks 12-0(L) 0-4-0
02/28 Regular Dawson Bulldogs 11-6(L) 0-5-0
03/02 Tournament Waco Reicher Catholic Cougars 4-3(W) 1-5-0
03/02 Tournament Riesel Indians 8-1(L) 1-6-0
03/03 Tournament Waco La Vega Pirates 8-3(W) 2-6-0
03/09 Tournament Rice Bulldogs 8-1(W) 3-6-0
03/09 Tournament Groesbeck Goats 10-0(L) 3-7-0
03/10 Tournament Tyler Lee JV 1-3(L) 3-8-0
03/11 Tournament Commerce Tigers 9-1(W) 4-8-0
03/17 Regular Waco La Vega Pirates 13-8(W) 5-8-0
03/21 District Palestine Wildcats 5-4(L) 5-9-0
03/25 District Madisonville Mustangs 9-2(L) 5-10-0
03/28 District Fairfield Eagles 13-3(W) 6-10-0

Fairfield Eagles

Team Website:

Coach: Joel Kuehl(3 Years As Head Coach, 113 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Bill Crawford; Kris Ballew

2016 Record: 3-19/2-8; Bi-District Finalist

Returning Starters

Zach Barlow, Sr, SS (2nd Team AD SS) Miller Smith, Jr, 3B/P (2nd Team AD P)

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/23 Tournament Kilgore Bulldogs 8-0(L) 0-1-0
02/23 Tournament Rusk Eagles 9-3(L) 0-2-0
02/24 Tournament Diboll Lumberjacks 7-6(L) 0-3-0
02/25 Tournament Bullard Panthers 12-0(L) 0-4-0
03/02 Tournament Salado Eagles 16-0(L) 0-5-0
03/02 Tournament China Spring Cougars 11-0(L) 0-6-0
03/03 Tournament Groesbeck Goats 19-0(L) 0-7-0
03/04 Tournament Waco Connally Cadets 10-0(L) 0-8-0
03/09 Tournament Jewett Leon Cougars 10-3(L) 0-9-0
03/09 Tournament Cameron Yoemen 7-1(L) 0-10-0
03/11 Tournament Lexington Eagles 2-3(W) 1-10-0
03/11 Tournament Bruceville-Eddy Eagles 4-5(W) 2-10-0
03/14 Regular Waco Reicher Catholic Cougars 14-3(W) 3-10-0
03/17 Regular Eustace Bulldogs 14-4(L) 3-11-0
03/21 Regular Kaufman Lions 6-5(L) 3-12-0
03/25 District Athens Hornets 5-0(L) 3-13-0
03/28 District Mexia Black Cats 13-3(L) 3-14-0