The Class 5A, Region I baseball best-of-3 regional semifinals series between the Aledo Bearcats and Canyon Eagles has been moved to West Texas A&M University in Canyon.
All games will be played at West Texas A&M University.
Game 1 will be at 3 p.m. Friday, May 29.
Game 2 is set for 2 p.m. Saturday, May 30, with Game 3, if necessary, to follow.
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Due to wet grounds, today's Aledo Ladycats/Azle best-of-3 regional finals opening game has been moved to Brock High School.
The game will begin at 7 p.m. today (Thursday, May 28).
Games 2 and 3 are scheduled for Saturday at Chisholm Trail High School. Game two is set for 2 p.m. and if a third game is necessary it will follow game two.
Let’s do it again.
For the second consecutive year, the Aledo Ladycats will face the Azle Lady Hornets to decide which team represents Region I at the Class 5A state tournament in Austin.
All games in the best-of-3 regional finals series will be played at Chisholm Trail High School.
Game 1 will be at 7 p.m. today (Thursday, May 28). Game 2 is set for 2 p.m. Saturday, May 30, with Game 3, if necessary, to follow.
The Ladycats are Class 5A’s wire-to-wire No. 1 team, while Azle comes into the contest ranked No. 3 by the Texas Girls Coaches Association. TGCA has ranked Azle as high as No. 2 this season.
Aledo quarterback Dillon Davis (8) gets past defender Jack McAdams (54) Thursday morning during the Bearcats spring game at Bearcat Stadium. Davis threw two touchdown passes in the game, with AHS quarterback Garrett Hyles throwing for another. Another big offensive highlight was a 59-yard TD run by Michael Jordan, who also scored on a 33-yard sprint.
Parker County Judge Mark Riley has signed a disaster declaration, opening the door for state assistance as flooding along the Brazos River in Parker County is expected.
The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for areas along the Brazos River in Parker County.
Parker County residents in Horseshoe Bend should seek higher ground and leave the Horseshoe Bend area by 8 p.m. on Wednesday according to Parker County Emergency Management officials.
The Brazos River is expected to crest at 25 feet, four feet above flood stage. The river is expected to spill out of its banks late Wednesday to early morning Thursday, with the crest forecast to occur Thursday night into Friday morning. As of Wednesday morning the Brazos River at Dennis in Parker County was at 16 feet.
Aledo head football coach Steve Wood has announced that the Aledo Bearcats Spring Football Game has been moved to Thursday morning (May 28) due to softball and baseball playoffs.
The varsity game will begin at 7:30 a.m. at Bearcat Stadium, with the freshman game being played during last period.
The Aledo Bearcats baseball team will face Canyon in a best-of-3 regional semifinals series beginning Friday, May 29.
Game one will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Lubbock Christian University.
Game 2 will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at McMurry University in Abilene, with game three, if necessary, to follow.
As reported here earlier, the Aledo Ladycats softball team has set its regional finals series with Azle.
All games will be played at Chisholm Trail High School.
Game 1 will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 28.
Game 2 will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at Chisholm Trail, with game three, if necessary, to follow.
In a rematch of last year's regional finals series, the Aledo Ladycats will face Azle in a best-of-three series beginning Thursday.
All games will be at Chisholm Trail High School, the site of last year's series.
Game 1 will be at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Game 2 will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, with Game 3, if necessary, to follow.
The winner advances to the state tournament in Austin.
As of Monday morning, there was still nothing set for the Bearcats/Canyon baseball regional semifinals series.
By Tony Eierdam
The No. 1 Aledo Ladycats softball team and the Bearcats baseball team each advanced in the playoffs with wins on Saturday. The Ladycats defeated Canyon twice to come from behind and take the regional semifinal series two games to one. The Ladycats will advance to the regional finals and face Azle in a rematch of last year's regional final.
The Bearcats rolled past Birdville on Saturday in the rubber game of a best of 3 regional quarterfinal series to advance in the playoffs. The Bearcats will advance to the regional semifinals and face the winner of the Plainview/Canyon series. Check here later for details on both upcoming series.
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