Plano East and Wylie Battle on the Diamond
The Panthers and the Pirates opened up district at Wylie High School playing the first of two games against each other. After a scoreless first inning Wylie opened up the scoring with a run in the bottom of the second inning to take a 1-0 lead over PESH. The Panthers answered in the third with Ronni Ramos and Carson Armijo scoring in the inning. Plano East added to their lead in the fourth with Bella Konieczka and Jordon Manworren scoring in the inning to take a 4-1 lead over the Pirates. Wylie added a run in the bottom of the sixth on a home run by Alexis Perry to take the game to the final inning with PESH up 4-2. Plano East added two more runs in the bottom of the sixth with Konieczka and Armijo scoring to extend the Panthers lead to 6-2. Wylie mounted a comeback in the final frame with Alexis Perry launching a two run blast, her second home run of the game, but Plano East was able to retire the Pirates without any further damage securing the 6-4 win for Plano East. Carson Armijo earned the win for the Panthers in the circle and was 4 for 4 at the plate. The next matchup between these two teams will be March 29th 7:00p at Plano East.