Rolling along: Farmers defeat Leonard, Lone Oak in 13-3A

by | Mar 31, 2016 | Sports

Starting pitcher Lyle Hibbitts

Starting pitcher Lyle Hibbitts

The No. 8 state-ranked Farmers continued to add wins to their District 13-3A record.

They made an early lead stand up in a 2-0 win at Leonard and went off late for a 9-3 victory over visiting Lone Oak.

“We are proud to get the two wins this past week. Both Leonard and Lone Oak are going to be in the playoff mix, and they both played us well,” head coach Jon Nordin said. “We continue to get good pitching, but we’re going to have to swing the bats better. We’ve had a hard time scoring runs, and that’s something were going to have to get figured out if we’re going to be as good as we want to be.”

By David Jenkins • Staff Writer • [email protected]

For the complete story see the March 31 edition of The Farmersville Times or click here for the e-Edition.

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