It’s That Time of Year Again! Baseball Is Back!

Baseball fans can now start to come out from wherever they have been hiding for the past few months, because “Baseball is Back”! District 6 baseball action kicked off ┬átoday with 3 games: County Line vs. Crowley County, Fowler vs. Rocky Ford, and Swink vs. Las Animas. Be on the lookout as all teams look to make a run to Runyon Field come May. Today we saw three series sweeps as County Line, Rocky Ford, and Swink all earned two big District 6 wins

.Here are my predictions for players from each team to watch this upcoming season:

–County Line Rivals: Luis Lopez (Senior) and Steven Weber (Senior)

–Crowley County Chargers: Bradley Clabey (Sophomore) and Hayden Carter (Sophomore)

–Rocky Ford Meloneers: Cody Venem (Junior) and Greg Garcia Jr, (Sophomore)

–Fowler Grizzlies: Alexander Proctor (Senior) and Dean Reed (Junior)

–Swink Lions: Nolan Grenard (Senior) Brent Ritter (Senior)

–Las Animas Trojans: Jacob Martinez (Sophomore) and Andrew Maes (Senior)

 

 

Games from Saturday April 2nd:

–County Line sweeps Crowley County (7-3. 9-6)

–Rocky Ford sweeps Fowler (17-0, 11-7)

–Swink sweeps Las Animas (16-0, 11-1)

 

Upcoming Games This Week:

April 4th:

–Crowley County @ Limon (4pm)

April 5th:

–Genoa Hugo @ Crowley County (4pm)

–Rocky Ford @ John Mall (DH 4:30pm & 7pm)

–Swink @ Calhan (4pm)

–Granada @ Las Animas (3pm)

–Fowler @ Holly (3pm)

–Springfield @ County Line (DH 3pm & 5pm)

April 7th:

–Limon @ Swink (4pm)

April 8th:

–Fowler @ County Line (DH 3pm & 5pm)*

April 9th:

–Crowley County @ Las Animas (DH 10am & 12pm)*^

–Swink @ Rocky Ford (DH 10am & 12:30pm)*^

 

*=District 6 Game

^=Game on KTHN/KBLJ