Originally published on Friday, May 18, 2012
AUSTIN - Clayton Kovar led off bottom of sixth with a triple and scored on a sacrifice fly by Landon Ledbetter to lead Jarrell to a 1-0 win over Schulenburg in Game 1 of their best-of-three Class 2A regional quarterfinal series on Thursday night at Nelson Field.
Ross Bludau pitched a five-hitter for the Shorthorns (18-10), who will try to even the series on Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Nelson Field.
Game 3, if necessary, will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Nelson Field.
Logan Lebeda had two of Schulenburg's five hits.
Jarrell 1, Schulenburg 0
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Ross Bludau and Kyle Bludau. Aaron Burns, Cooper (7) and Landon Ledbetter. W: Burns. L: R. Bludau. S: Cooper. 3B: (J) Clayton Kovar. 2B: (S) Tyler Florus; (J) Burns.