Division 19-4a Standings - 2020

District Overall
W L W L T
Rusk Eagles 0 0 9 4 0
Palestine Wildcats 0 0 4 7 0
Mexia Black Cats 0 0 8 5 0
Fairfield Eagles 0 0 6 8 0
Madisonville Mustangs 0 0 6 8 0

Rusk Eagles

Team Website:

Coach: Ross McMurry( Years As Head Coach, Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Trent Montgomery

2019 Record: 19-12 (7-1) District Champs; Area Finalist

Returning Starters

JD Thompson, So, P/UT (8-3, 0.50 ERA; Pitcher of the Year) Zach Blackman, Jr, C/P (.438; Co-Defensive POY) Landon Gates, Jr, SS/P (.465; Co-Defensive POY) Mason Cirkel, So, P (7-0, 0.89 ERA; Newcomer of the Year) Bryce Leanard, Jr, OF/IF/P (.345; AD) Brennen Lucien, Sr, UT/P (.300; AD) Jacob Woodlee, Sr, UT/P (.300; AD) Nick Acker, Sr, UT/P (.300) Lance Knott, Sr, P (3-1) Derrek Kennedy, Sr, P

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/24 Regular Bullard Panthers 14-1(L) 0-1-0
02/27 Tournament Center Roughriders 9-0(W) 1-1-0
02/27 Tournament Crosby Cougars 4-1(L) 1-2-0
02/28 Tournament Garrison Bulldogs 1-0(W) 2-2-0
02/29 Tournament Northside Home School 0-10(L) 2-3-0
03/02 Regular Lufkin Hudson Hornets 4-3(W) 3-3-0
03/05 Tournament Center Roughriders 2-7(W) 4-3-0
03/06 Tournament Henderson Lions 9-7(L) 4-4-0
03/06 Tournament Pittsburg Pirates 4-7(W) 5-4-0
03/07 Tournament Huntington Red Devils 4-0(W) 6-4-0
03/12 Tournament Atlanta Rabbits 3-1(W) 7-4-0
03/12 Tournament Pollok Central Bulldogs 11-3(W) 8-4-0
03/13 Tournament Diboll Lumberjacks 11-5(W) 9-4-0

Palestine Wildcats

Team Website:

Coach: Austin Evans(8 Years As Head Coach, Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Randall Reeves; Sam Johnson; Juan Perez

2019 Record: 15-10 Bi District Finalist

Returning Starters

Parker Giles, Sr, 1B/P (6-3, 2.90 ERA, .385; 2nd Team AD) Jayden Townsend, Sr, P/SS (.408, 1.90 ERA; 2nd Team AD) Michael Morrow, Sr, OF (.222)

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/27 Tournament Tyler Bishop TK Gorman Crusaders 5-3(W) 1-0-0
02/28 Tournament Tyler Chapel Hill Bulldogs 8-2(L) 1-1-0
02/28 Tournament Jewett Leon Cougars 12-0(W) 2-1-0
02/29 Tournament New Waverly Bulldogs 0-11(L) 2-2-0
03/06 Tournament Kemp Yellow Jackets 8-2(W) 3-2-0
03/06 Tournament Mineola Yellowjackets 5-4(L) 3-3-0
03/07 Tournament Kemp Yellow Jackets 4-11(L) 3-4-0
03/10 Regular Kemp Yellow Jackets 3-13(W) 4-4-0
03/12 Tournament Hillsboro Eagles 0-1(L) 4-5-0
03/13 Tournament Palmer Bulldogs 0-5(L) 4-6-0
03/13 Tournament Mabank Panthers 2-7(L) 4-7-0

Mexia Black Cats

Team Website:

Coach: Evan Simpson(3 Years As Head Coach, 17 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Landry Harrison; Devontre Stricklin

2019 Record: 10-12 (3-5) Bi District Finalist

Returning Starters

Jaden Proctor, Sr, OF (.346, 18 SB; 1st Team AD) Evan Harrison, Sr, P/2B (.379, 12 RBI; 1st Team AD) JR Deichler, Sr, 1B/P (6-3, 2.76 ERA, 80 K; 1st Team AD) Jordan Hullum, Sr, P/3B (.319, 11 SB; 2nd Team AD) BJ Sunday, Jr, C (.279, 17 SB, .983 FP; 1st Team AD) Trevor Griffith, Sr, 1B (.209, 1 HR, 11 RBI) Jacob Allen, Sr, OF (14 R, 14 BB, 14 SB) Jalen Busby, Sr, SS (.320, 14 SB; Honorable Mention) Matthew Hudson, Sr, OF (1.000 FP; 2nd Team AD)

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/24 Regular Scurry-Rosser Wildcats 0-10(W) 1-0-0
02/27 Tournament Ferris Yellowjackets 3-4(W) 2-0-0
02/28 Tournament Blooming Grove Lions 12-0(L) 2-1-0
02/28 Tournament Palmer Bulldogs 11-4(W) 3-1-0
02/28 Tournament Maypearl Panthers 0-6(L) 3-2-0
02/29 Tournament Mabank Panthers 12-16(L) 3-3-0
03/05 Tournament Palestine Westwood Panthers 1-0(W) 4-3-0
03/06 Tournament Milford Bulldogs 18-1(W) 5-3-0
03/06 Tournament Riesel Indians 1-9(W) 6-3-0
03/07 Tournament Athens Hornets 10-1(W) 7-3-0
03/12 Tournament Danbury Panthers 5-3(L) 7-4-0
03/12 Tournament Riesel Indians 7-5(L) 7-5-0
03/14 Tournament Maypearl Panthers 3-2(W) 8-5-0

Fairfield Eagles

Team Website:

Coach: Bill Crawford(13 Years As Head Coach, 234 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Robert Arrington; Taner Tunstill; Jake Walthall

2019 Record: 8-18 (0-8)

Returning Starters

Dane Allman, Jr, OF/P (.354; 1st Team AD) Chandler Noble, Sr, 1B (.258; 1st Team AD) Conner Jackson, Sr, C (.294) Kaden Crawford, So, SS/P

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/24 Regular Palestine Westwood Panthers 3-13(W) 1-0-0
02/27 Tournament Frankston Indians 6-2(W) 2-0-0
02/28 Tournament Brownsboro Bears 2-16(L) 2-1-0
02/28 Tournament Beckville Bearcats 7-6(W) 3-1-0
02/29 Tournament Como-Pickton Eagles 2-10(W) 4-1-0
03/02 Regular Teague Lions 6-4(L) 4-2-0
03/05 Tournament Elkhart Elks 1-8(L) 4-3-0
03/05 Tournament Emory Rains Wildcats 2-8(L) 4-4-0
03/06 Tournament Van Vandals 0-8(L) 4-5-0
03/07 Tournament Anna Coyotes 14-6(L) 4-6-0
03/09 Regular Ferris Yellowjackets 4-3(L) 4-7-0
03/12 Tournament Teague Lions 9-8(W) 5-7-0
03/12 Tournament Franklin Lions 10-4(L) 5-8-0
03/13 Tournament Navasota Rattlers 16-0(W) 6-8-0

Madisonville Mustangs

Team Website:

Coach: Adam Borgfeld(2 Years As Head Coach, 130 Career Wins)

Assistant Coaches: Clay Hardee; Anthony Campbell

2019 Record: 17-14-1 (6-2) Area Finalist

Returning Starters

Brad Rudis, Jr, 3B/P (.341, 16 SB; Co-Pitcher of the Year) Cody Borgfeld, So, C (15 CS; Catcher of the Year) Kody Moore, Sr, 1B/P (.220, 3 HR; 2nd Team AD) Dylan Stanley, Sr, OF/P (.288, 32 K, 3.20 ERA; 1st Team AD) Colby Sheppard, Sr, OF (.362, 16 SB; Offensive MVP)

Previous Games

Date Game Opponent Score Record
02/25 Regular Malakoff Tigers 11-5(L) 0-1-0
02/27 Tournament Elkhart Elks 6-0(W) 1-1-0
02/28 Tournament Tyler Bishop TK Gorman Crusaders 4-3(W) 2-1-0
02/29 Tournament Concordia Lutheran Crusaders 0-10(L) 2-2-0
02/29 Tournament Jewett Leon Cougars 7-2(W) 3-2-0
03/03 Regular Elkhart Elks 10-4(W) 4-2-0
03/05 Tournament Malakoff Tigers 1-8(L) 4-3-0
03/06 Tournament Georgetown Gateway Gators 12-5(L) 4-4-0
03/06 Tournament Cameron Yoemen 4-9(L) 4-5-0
03/07 Tournament Bridge City Cardinals 5-13(L) 4-6-0
03/10 Regular Buffalo Bison 2-5(W) 5-6-0
03/13 Tournament La Vernia Bears 2-4(W) 6-6-0
03/13 Tournament Sealy Tigers 2-16(L) 6-7-0
03/13 Tournament Bellville Brahmas 3-13(L) 6-8-0