Hilco Real Estate 6-2024

East loses in three games

by | May 8, 2022 | Latest, Sports

After a strong game one performance, Wylie East couldn’t close out the series on the road, losing in three games.

The Raiders (10-4, 17-11-1) won the opening game at home Friday night over Frisco Independence, but lost games two and three. The loss eliminates East in the bi-district championship round of the state playoffs.

East won the first game Friday thanks to a complete-game shutout from Brennon Boyd, who allowed only three hits in the win. He struck out five batters and was helped out by a strong Raider defense that committed no errors.

Fortune couldn’t favor East the rest of the weekend, as they lost on the road Saturday 2-1 and 9-0 to fall short in the series. The Raiders managed to score one run in the top of the seventh on Kolby Atkins’ RBI triple, but couldn’t bring in the tying run with runners on first and third and one out.

Independence will play Dallas Wilson in the area round.

To read the full story, see next week’s issue. For more news and sports stories, see The Wylie News in print or online. Support your community newspaper for less than $40 a year.

By Kyle Grondin • kgrondin@csmediatexas.com

Hilco Real Estate 6-2024

0 Comments

NTMWD Plant Smart 2024

Related News

Brown House hits home run with latest exhibit

Brown House hits home run with latest exhibit

Base Ball in Victorian America is the newest exhibit at The Welcome Center at the Brown House in Wylie. The display focuses on the Texas League, a cornerstone of minor league baseball.  The Welcome Center at the Brown House in Wylie has hit it out of the park with the...

read more
Filing for Wylie ISD trustee election opens

Filing for Wylie ISD trustee election opens

The filing period for the upcoming Nov. 5, 2024, election for Wylie Independent School District’s Board of Trustees will begin July 22. The board of trustees, comprising seven members elected for overlapping four-year terms, plays a crucial role in overseeing district...

read more
Council continues budget work sessions

Council continues budget work sessions

A contract was awarded to LMC Corporation for renovations to the Thomas and Mattie Brown House exterior at last night’s Wylie City Council meeting. The estimated $89,791.84 project will be facilitated through a cooperative purchasing agreement and will be under the...

read more
Author hopes to inspire others with story  

Author hopes to inspire others with story  

Sachse resident Ania Rust is keeping busy promoting her book, The American Dream,”  at area events. Courtesy photo Sachse resident Ania Rust, a proud Polish immigrant, recently celebrated her 50th year as a U.S. citizen with the release of her long-awaited book, “The...

read more
Amazing Grace is growing

Amazing Grace is growing

Amazing Grace Food Pantry now has a new parking lot with lights and 73 parking spaces, more than doubling the number of spaces. A produce pavilion is a future dream. Amazing Grace Food Pantry in North Wylie recently celebrated the culmination of an ambitious five-year...

read more
Swatting suspect identified

Swatting suspect identified

A juvenile suspect in East Texas is believed responsible for numerous bomb threats and “swatting” hoaxes across multiple states, the Collin County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) said. The investigation began in May when the suspect initiated a swatting incident at a...

read more
More input needed for downtown plans

More input needed for downtown plans

City Engineer Tim Porter and council members discussed plans for downtown at length during a recent workshop.  Chad Engbrock Council hit a bump in the road with plans to reconfigure the historic downtown area.  City Engineer Tim Porter led a work session on phase...

read more
Order photos