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YOUNGSVILLE, La. — Deanville lost to Brownsville Stealth 11-1 in the Pony League 14 & Under South Zone Championship baseball losers’ bracket final for the National bracket on Saturday at the Youngsville Sports Complex.

YOUNGSVILLE, La. — Myles Miller allowed just one hit over four shutout innings, while Carson Parker, Ivan Soto and Lucas Peel helped lead the offense as Deanville beat Brownsville Stealth 7-3 in the Pony League 14 & Under South Zone Championships on Thursday.

Lexington junior first baseman Tyler Justice was a first-team pick on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 3A baseball team. Justice batted .559 with six home runs and 42 runs batted in. Franklin senior catcher Luke Ely and senior second baseman Colton Ortner earned honorable mention…

Burton first baseman Aaron Kohring and Iola catcher Jagger Vaughn and outfielder Bryn Roberts earned all-state honors on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 2A All-State Baseball Team. Kohring made the second team while Vaughn and Roberts were third-team picks.

BRYAN — Pitcher/shortstop Alex Magers, who led D’Hanis to a state championship, is the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class A baseball player of the year.

Both the Brazos Valley Bombers and Texarkana Twins had opportunities to put away the win Sunday night, but in the end, the Twins took advantage. Texarkana beat the Bombers 6-5 in 11 innings in Texas Collegiate League action at Travis Field.

The X Factor Elite 12U baseball team went 5-2 to win their division’s title earlier this month at the Disney International Salute to Baseball in Orlando, Florida, at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. The team includes: (front row from left) Brandon Cooks, Daniel Acuna, Randon Cooks, Sim…

The Acadiana Cane Cutters continued their strong second-half start in the Texas Collegiate League with a 6-4 victory over the Brazos Valley Bombers on Wednesday night at Travis Park.

Kolt Larsen pitched a complete game, needing only 76 pitches, and hit a pair of home runs to lead Lufkin to a 7-2 victory over Western Hills in the Little League Major Baseball Section 1 tournament Wednesday at Bachmann Park.

The Columbus 8-, 9- and 10-year old Softball Little League All-Star Team defeated Brazos County 4-0 on Tuesday night in Pflugerville to win the Section 1 title. Columbus advances to the Texas East State tournament in El Campo this weekend.

The Bryan United 8-, 9- and 10-year old Baseball Little League All-Star Team dropped a 7-4 game to Western Hills on Tuesday night in a Section 1 elimination game in Pflugerville.

The College Station Major Baseball All-Star Team grabbed a 7-0 victory over Smithville on Monday at Bachmann Park. The matchup wasn’t as stressful as its first two games, but there was nothing easy about the host squad staying alive.

BRENHAM — Chase Wheaton, who was an outfielder at Brenham, has been hired as the school’s head baseball coach. Wheaton spent last season at Pearland, going 22-8, including a 13-1 record in District 23-6A to win the league title by two games over Houston Strake Jesuit.

Seven proved lucky instead of fatal for College Station, which held on for an 8-7 victory over Bellville in Sunday’s Major Baseball Section 1 Little League All-Star elimination game at Bachmann Park.

AUSTIN — College Station’s Colton Johse hit the first pitch he saw to the gap in right-center field to score Brody Vaughn from third base and complete a 9-8 come-from-behind victory over Washington County in the 11-year-old Little League Section 1 tournament on Saturday night.

The X-Factor Gold Duron 12-and-under baseball team won the open division title at the Walt Disney International Salute tournament Friday. Josh Duron is the team’s manager, while Mike Chavarria, Don Lewis and Nathan Brown serve as coaches.

The Brazos Valley Bombers will have eight starters on the Legends All-Star Team for Tuesday’s Texas Collegiate League All-Star Game at Travis Field.

Deep baseball playoff runs were scarce in the Brazos Valley in 2019, but 17 teams made the playoffs, including an Iola squad that took the program to new heights.