Blue Dragon baseball wins double header

By Bailey Terry

LoriBeth Reynolds/Collegian - Kyle Cantu, Lantana, Texas, pitched for the Blue Dragons against the Fort Scott Greyhounds. The Dragons won both games of the double header.
LoriBeth Reynolds/Collegian - Kyle Cantu, Lantana, Texas, pitched for the Blue Dragons against the Fort Scott Greyhounds. The Dragons won both games of the double header.

The Blue Dragons baseball team played the Fort Scott Greyhounds on Feb. 20 in Hutch at Hobart-Detter Field and won both games of the double header. In the first game, the Dragons won 10-6. Then they won 5-4.

Over the beginning of the season the Dragons are 2-1 against Coffeeville, 1-2 against Rose State College, and 2-0 against Fort Scott.

Overall the Dragons are 5-3. They started the season on Feb. 7.

The first game against Fort Scott, the Dragons built a lead of 3-1, through four innings. The Greyhounds responded with a five-run inning, putting them ahead 6-3.

The Dragons went three innings without scoring, but made a seven-run sixth inning, putting the Dragons ahead, 10-6. The Dragons won the first game.

As the second game went on, the Dragons and the Greyhounds both had three-run third innings. At the top of the final inning, the seventh, the game was tied 4-4. The Dragons scored the final run of the night and won 5-4.

LoriBeth Reynolds/Collegian - Haden Hernandez, Sulphur, Louis., an infielder for the Dragons, catches the ball to then get his opponent out on Feb. 20 against the Greyhounds of Fort Scott.
LoriBeth Reynolds/Collegian - Haden Hernandez, Sulphur, Louis., an infielder for the Dragons, catches the ball to then get his opponent out on Feb. 20 against the Greyhounds of Fort Scott.

They are scheduled to play a double header, Saturday, Feb. 28, against Longview College at 2 p.m. at home, at Hobart-Detter, in Carey Park.

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