Texas High School Baseball - Axtell nips Italy
(April 3, 2012: Axtell, TX 76624) Axtell Longhorns (Axtell, TX) fans exited the stadium thrilled Tuesday as they observed their baseball squad hold off the visiting Italy Gladiators (Italy, TX), 2-1 in a league test.
With the win, Axtell upgrades its record to 3-2 on the season. The Longhorns travel to Grandview (Grandview, TX) to battle the Zebras in a 2A Region II District 15 test on Friday, April 6. The Zebras come into the test with a record of 6-1.
With the defeat, Italy falls to 6-8 on the season. The Gladiators host Hubbard (Hubbard, TX) to battle the Jaguars in a non-league test on Friday, April 6. The Jaguars come into the test with a record of 5-7. Hubbard lost 6-1 in their recent league test against Wortham (Wortham, TX)