Victoria East, West Win Opening Bi-District Playoff Games
It’s playoff time for both Victoria East and West Baseball teams, both are playing Class 5A bi-district series games, and both teams came up with wins in their respective openers.
Victoria East Senior pitcher Brennan Smith pitched a 1-hitter and the Titans shutout San Antonio Jefferson 8-0. It was the first of a best-of 3 series, game 1 last night in San Antonio, game 2 this afternoon at 1pm at Riverside Stadium, game 3 if necessary will follow game 2. Last night’s win ups the Titans record to 19-7-1 on the season.
Meanwhile, Victoria West also pitched a shutout yesterday, blanking San Antonio Brackenridge 3-0 in their game at Riverside Stadium. Kasey Kalich threw a 2-hitter with 10 strikeouts in a dominating performance in their first game of a best -of-three series. The Warriors improved to 16-10. Now the Warriors head to San Antonio for game 2 at 1pm today, with game 3 to follow, if necessary.