Thorndale still fine tuning its game as district race heats up

Bulldogs in a fiveway tie for third in league play

Price Miller punched out two hits in the Bulldogs’ loss to Lago Vista. 
Reporter/Teresa Ging Price Miller punched out two hits in the Bulldogs’ loss to Lago Vista. Reporter/Teresa Ging The Thorndale Bulldogs are still fine tuning their game as they hang around with the rest of the District 12-2A elite.

There is a five-way tie for third place in the district, which is topped off by Jarrell at 5-0 and Cameron at 3-2.

Ever ybody else— including Thorndale—is log jammed at 2-3.

“We have been in every ball game we have played,” said Thorndale Coach Kelly Kuhl. “We just need to shore up our defense and we will win a few of the games that we have lost. We have been making errors at inopportune times.”

“Offensively we have not gotten the big hit. Against Lago Vista we left 11 people on base and six against Rogers.”

The Bulldogs defeated Academy 6-5, taking advantage of four Academy errors.

Eric Guzman and Tyler Miller had two hits apiece with Miller slapping a pair of doubles.

Josh Vasquez and Dillon Irwin delivered RBIs as well.

Miller also picked up the win.

Rogers pounded out 15 hits to blitz the Bulldogs 14- 6 as they committed five errors.

Miller and Steven McKendrick notched two hits each as McKendrick brought home two runs.

Riley Schaefer (2 RBI) suffered the loss on the mound.

The Bulldogs were edged by Lago Vista 4-3 after failing to bring in 11 men left on base.

McKendrick again punched out two hits and an RBI along with Price Miller.

Tyler Miller took the loss on the mound.

District 12-2A Standings
Jarrell 5- 0
Cameron 3-2
Thorndale 2-3
Rogers 2-3
Florence 2-3
Academy 2-3
Lexington 2-3
Lago Vista 2-3

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