Quartet silences Wakeland

by | May 8, 2019 | Sports

Wylie East’s Cade Adamson loads up before firing the pitch to home during a game one start against Frisco Wakeland last Thursday in the opening game of the Class 5A Region II bi-district best-of-three series. Wylie East pulled out the 4-1 win at home. For more photos, click here.

Pitching was the difference maker in Class 5A Region II bi-district.

Wylie East baseball rode the arms of Cade Adamson, Joshua Wood, Sam Harris and Jayden Saylor to a sweep of No. 8 state ranked Frisco Wakeland.

Wylie East won 4-1 in the opener and 2-0 in the series clincher on their home field.

In the opener, Adamson shut out the opposing offense. He gave up run one, a hit and struck out two in 4 1/3 innings.

Wood and Harris did the rest.

For the full story, see the May 8 issue or subscribe online.

By David Jenkins • [email protected]

0 Comments

Related News

Lady Raiders lose to Lovejoy, The Colony

Lady Raiders lose to Lovejoy, The Colony

In their second week of district play, the Wylie East volleyball team wasn’t able to meet their expectations. After defeating Denison in their district opener, the Lady Raiders (1-2, 11-11) had two tough tests in front of them. Wylie East opened the week on the road,...

read more
Wylie defeats Naaman Forest in district match

Wylie defeats Naaman Forest in district match

The Wylie Pirates volleyball team continued its district streak with three wins in a row. Taking on Naaman Forest Tuesday night, the Pirates (13-15, 3-1) swept the Rangers 25-15, 25-16 and 25-21. Karson Barclow and Sadie Warren led Wylie throughout. Barclow had 11...

read more
Wylie shutout in district opener

Wylie shutout in district opener

The Wylie Pirates could do nothing to slow down the Garland offense.Garland (4-0, 1-0) threw four touchdown passes in beating Wylie (0-4, 0-1) to open the District 9-6A competition. Leading the way for Garland was Cergio Perez, who scored five total touchdowns in the...

read more
Raiders run in Crandall

Raiders run in Crandall

The Wylie East cross country team returned to action last weekend, traveling to Crandall to compete in the Pirate Invitational Saturday, Sept. 11 As a team, the varsity Lady Raiders finished fourth overall with 80 total points. Senior Anjelika Abraham led the way,...

read more
Braves win homecoming doubleheader

Braves win homecoming doubleheader

Community High School athletics had a lot to celebrate this week. Between their homecoming football game and the start of district play for the volleyball team, the Braves were very successful. Braves defeat North Lamar to move to 2-1 Coming off of a loss to Brock,...

read more
Wylie’s three keys to beating Garland

Wylie’s three keys to beating Garland

The Wylie Pirates are known as a team that performs in the second half. With district play approaching, nobody is discounting the Pirates despite their 0-3 start. They’ll face their toughest test of the entire season in week four. Wylie takes on the Garland Owls on...

read more
Lady Raiders defeat Denison

Lady Raiders defeat Denison

Last week was a big shift for the Wylie East volleyball team, the start of district play. Through the first 18 games of the season, the Lady Raiders faced some of the toughest 5A and 6A opponents in the DFW area. Wylie East (10-8) earned several quality wins,...

read more
Raiders lose to Bulldogs on the road

Raiders lose to Bulldogs on the road

Despite a strong late effort, the Raiders were unable to finish off the comeback, losing to Royse City 28-20 for their first loss of the season.Key Play: Bulldogs return kickoff for a touchdownWylie East started to gain positive momentum in the third quarter, cutting...

read more
Wylie falls behind early in loss to Plano East

Wylie falls behind early in loss to Plano East

While the first half of games this season has typically been where the Wylie Pirates (0-3) have succeeded. It was not their friend tonight. The Pirates lost to the Plano East Panthers 34-17.Wylie tried to catch Plano East (1-2) off guard with an onside kick to open...

read more