WACO (February 9, 2013) -- The McLennan Highlanders swept the Angelina Roadrunners Saturday afternoon at Bosque River Ballpark.
Boone Mokry picked up the 16-7 win on the mound in game one. Matt Hilston led the Highlanders at the plate, going 2-3 with a double, a triple and four RBIs. Cole Calder was 3-4 with two RBIs and Kyle Thornell hit a double with two RBIs.
The Highlanders defeated the Roadrunners 6-4 in the nightcap with Jamie Bittle getting the win. Justin Perales and Thornell were both 2-3 with a triple. Thornell also recorded an RBI. Zach Valenzuela recorded a double and an RBI while Lee Raley picked up two RBIs.
MCC will travel to Midland for a three-game series next weekend. The Highlanders and Chapparals will play a nine-inning game at 7 p.m. on Friday, followed by a doubleheader at noon on Saturday.