Mineral Wells Index
— A late Mineral Wells rally fell short as Alvarado hung on to defeat the Rams, 3-1, Saturday in an area championship game at Pratt Field.
Alvarado advances to the regional quarterfinals where they will face Stephenville.
The Rams trailed 3-0 heading into the seventh inning.
Dan Reay Turk doubled and scored later on a wild pitch. Paden Patino, Braxton Allen and Coly Kissinger singled to load the bases with two outs, but Alvarado pitcher Dylan Lemons forced a ground out to end the game.
For more see Tuesday's Index.