The Blanco Panther baseball team soundly defeated the Junction Eagles 13-0 on Friday, April 27, to close out district play.
Josh Flores, Chad Marshall, and Weston Copenhaver pitched for the Panthers. Skylar Itz, Sam Isenberg, and Chad Marshall each hit doubles. Jessie Ruiz and Logan Dodd each hit a single and Petey Chalico hit two sacrifice flies.
With this win the Panthers finished district play as co-district champs with Comfort.
On Monday, April 30, Comfort and Blanco faced off in Fredericksburg to determine the first or second place seeding position for play-offs. Comfort took the win 6-0.
James Leachman, Ian Ray, and Petey Chalico pitched for Blanco. Colton Childress hit a single for the Panthers.
Comfort gets the first seed position in the play-offs with a bye in the first round. Blanco plays Ozona for Bi-district.