LUFKIN, TX (News Release) - The Angelina College Roadrunner baseball team got its first taste of action this past weekend in Brenham, splitting games in an 8-4 loss to Blinn College before beating Ranger College 8-7 in the nightcap.
On Wednesday, the 2015 'Runners will make their home debut in a twin bill against McLennan College.
At Brenham, AC got a look at some new faces while checking the progress of some of the veterans. Freshman JoJo Valencia went 5-for-10 over the two games, fellow freshman Chris Estrada went 4-for-8 and new sophomore Tyler Kendrick drove in three runs. Returning sophomore Alex Hrinevich was 2-for-4 with a solo homer; and new sophomore Aaron Graham earned the mound win against Ranger, with Zach Wilson earning the save.
Wednesday's scheduled starting pitchers are Carson Lance and former Hudson Hornet Anthony Doss.
Game time for the opener is 2 p.m. at Roadrunner Field.