The Alvin High School Yellowjackets Baseball are now 3-0 in district with their 6-2 win against the Pearland Oilers on 3/19/2013.
For Varsity, Russell Ivy was the winning hurler for Alvin, with Tristan Deriso pitching four innings with five strikeouts. Gerreck Jimenez led the team offensively, going three for four with three RBIs, including a three bagger and a two-RBI single. Joesph Riley and Tim Burr both went two for three, including Burr’s two-RBI double. Goins tallied the loss for Pearland.
The JV team also won their match against Pearland, bringing home a 5-3 victory. Joey McDonald got the win, with Alex Lawson pitching 5.33 innings with five strikeouts and only two runs. Sean Farrell and Rico Luna scored four of the five Alvin runs, with Farrell getting a clutch hit in the 6th to bring in the tying run by Gunner Olszewsky. Farrell then scored on a passed ball to Chase Duplechin. Duplechin knocked in Luna with a grounder past short to give Alvin the fifth run, and McDonald kept Pearland hitless in the 7th, giving the Yellowjackets the win.
Both Varsity and JV are now 3-0 in district.