After having their season home opener cancelled due to inclement weather, the CVC Baseball Team will hit the road this Friday to Lufkin, TX, where they will take on the Angelina Roadrunners in a doubleheader.
Last week the Suns opened their 2017 campaign going 2-1, sweeping Southwestern University (J.V.) in a two game series (14-4, 7-6) and then falling to Hill College (12-9).
In game one against SWU, Jesus Payan led with a team high three runs and three RBIs, with Shannon Broussard throwing four strikeouts in six innings to clinch the win. In game two against SWU, Alex Rivera led with three hits, three RBIs, and two runs, with Broussard adding two runs as well. Devin Crawford earned the win and Ryder Lognion would be credited with the save. In the loss against Hill. Jesse Mendoza tallied four RBIs and three hits and Rivera added four hits and three RBIs.
The Roadrunners go into this weekend with a 3-7 overall record. Angelina has recently won back-to-back games, defeating Western Texas in doubleheader action.
Cedar Valley Suns vs. Angelina Roadrunners: Friday, February 17 at 1:00 p.m. (Game One) and 3:30 p.m. (Game Two).
3500 S. 1st St, Lufkin, TX 75904
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