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The Clarendon Enterprise * May 10, 2007 Digital Photo Prints available at www, ClarendonOnline.com/gallery By Sandy Anderberg They trailed Boys Ranch by one game in the best two-out-of-three series, but they did not give up and knew they could defeat the Rough Riders to claim the Bi-District rifle. After suffering an 11-10 loss, the Broncos were more determined to give it their all to earn the right to continue in post-season play. They will take on New Deal in Canyon on Saturday, May 12, beginning at noon. According to coach Brad Elam, the Broncos were not on their game in the first of the series. "We played catch up from the start and were behind 11-5 in the fourth," Elam said. "Pitchers Austin Howard and Devin Noble didn't have their normal good 'stuff~, and Boys Ranch pounded out 17 hits in the first four innings" Elam put in senior Jon McGlaun Lady Broncos finish season By Sandy Anderberg The Lady Broncos met a very strong Clyde-Eula team in the Area round and, despite playing hard, were eliminated from the play offs 0-11 and 4-6. Clyde-Eula is the defending state champions. "We just made too many errors in both games," head coach Gary Jack said. "They pounded us in the first game, but we came back and actually had a chance to win the second game, but we just couldn't pull it off. We would have liked to have won that second game to force a third, but it just didn't happen" Junior Sade Cobb was on the mound and, according to Jack, pitched a good series. ,"Sade pitched great for us" Jack said. "She pitched her heart out" In the second game, the ladies had a chance to tie the score in the seventh inning, but their opponent was just too good, and they were not able togethy " I've ever seen" Jack said. "Two out of the last three years, we have played the defending state champs. The state champion has come out of our region for the last few years." Jack gave credit to several play- ers and is excited about the prospects for next year. "The three seniors we have did a good job for us this year. Jessi Howard, Sarah Scrivner, and Erica Depew played hard for us. The team is improving, and hopefully they will continue to play in summer league to prepare for next season." Holland makes Co-MVP of All-District Team By Sandy Anderberg Junior Erin Holland will share the Most Valuable Player in the three-team District with, Follett's Kalan Lamberson. The All-District Team is voted on by the participat- ing coaches and is a great honor of athletic ability. Sade Cobb and Sarah Scrivner were named as first team pitchers, and Jessi Howard was named as catcher. Abby Patten, Janae White, and MacY Shadle were named as infielders, and Jill Cornell and Erica Depew were named to the outfield. Rounding out the first team is Jessie Wiley, Follett; Brittani Blau, Follett; Haley Wynn, Follett; Liz Cervantez, Booker; and Shelbi Woods, Follett. Lady Broncos named to the second team are infielders Jenci White and Brandi Mays. Others named to the second team are Ashe- ley Walcher, Selleca Juarez, Haley Simpson, Jana Godino, Lupe Cama- cho, and Tessa McGee, Booker; and Clara Monk, Bridgette Smith, and Meaghan Smith, Follett. inthe last three inningsand shut them down to allow the Broncos an oppor- trinity to get back in the game. "We had a chance in the last inning to get back into it, but we couldn't pull it off" Elam said. "But the first four hitters in our lineup had a great game?' Individual stats: McGlaun-2 doubles, 3 runs, 3 stolen bases; Trevor Leeper-2 hits, 3 runs, 2 RBI, 3 stolen bases; David Gordon-3 triples, 2 runs, 3 RBI; Dalton Askew 3 RBI; Nobel-2 hits, 1 RBI. The second game had a better outcome for the Broncos as they evened the series with an 8-1 win. Howard was on the plate and, according to Elam, pitched a much better game. "He was back to his dominating self" Elam said. "He only allowed five hits and one run, while striking out eight hitters. The bottom of the order played better and scored three runs and had three hits." Individual stats: McGlaun-2 runs, 2 stolen bases; Leeper-3 hits, 3 RBI, 2 stolen bases; Gordon-2 hits, 2 runs; Askew-2 hits, 2 RBI. The third and final game turned out to be the best for the Broncos as they sealed the Bi-District Champi- onship at 11-4. Howard was on the mound once again and, according to Elam, pitched three solid innings. McGlaun then came in and finished the last four innings for the win. "Our defense played well the entire series. We turned two big double plays to help with the wins." Individual stats: McGlaun-2 runs; Leeper-3 hits, 1 RBI, 2 runs, 3 stolen bases; Gordon-2 runs, 1 RBI; Askew-2 hits, 1 run, 2 stolen bases, 1 RBI; Stephen Fowler-sacrifice fly for an RBI; Clint Watson-2 hits, 1 run, 1 RBI. Renew your subscription online today at Rebuilt Used Appliances For Sale With 1-Year Warranty. "We also buy used appliances." 319 S. Kearney 8 Aaron Soph. 10 Ausl~Howard -Jr. 12 Dalte~ ~dew Jr. 13 Fowler Jr. 14 Jon McE4aun Sr. 17 LaDez Captain Sr. 25 Clint Watson Sr. Coa~es: Brad Elam, Brandon Word Id~: Smith Sisomsouk, Cortnee Thornberry, Bailey Slames, llaleigh Lewis in Canyon, 12:00 p.m. These businesses proudly support theBmncos on their way to victory. ! 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