Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

May 4, 2013

Rams, Lady Rams advance in 3A playoffs

Tincher fires 14 strikeouts in Rams' 8-1 win; Lady Rams blow out Hillsboro, 16-4

Mineral Wells Index

— Both the Mineral Wells Rams baseball team and the Lady Rams softball squad won on Saturday to sweep their respective playoff series.

At Decatur, the Rams, behind a three-hit, 14-strikout effort from pitcher Matt "Moose" Tincher, routed Iowa Park, 8-1, to sweep the bi-district series two games to none.

The Rams will face Alvarado next week in the area round.

At North Crowely High School, the Lady Rams cruised to a 16-4 win over Hillsboro to sweep that area championship series two games to none.

The Lady Rams will face state-ranked No. 6 Burkburnett in the regional quarterfinals next week.

For the complete story on both games see Tuesday's Index.

Check this site for updates on the upcoming playoff games.