Clifton advances to regional quarterfinals with win over Yoe

WACO, Texas (KWTX) The Clifton Cubs overcame an early deficit to beat the Cameron Yoe Yoemen 6-1 Saturday in game two of a best-of-three series.

Clifton advances to play either Malakoff or Franklin in the regional quarterfinal round.

Elsewhere involving central Texas teams Saturday, the Troy Trojans eliminated the West Trojans 3-0 in a decisive game three at Cleburne High School. The game was initially set for 11 a.m. at Troy High School, but inclement weather forced the schedule change.

The Lorena Leopards defeated the Rusk Eagles 3-1 and advance to play Carthage in the next round.

The Rogers Eagles were eliminated from the 3A playoffs after a 2-1 loss to the Grandview Zebras.