WACO, Texas The Crawford Pirates put on an offensive display in their game one win over Riesel in Friday's Area round of the playoffs.
Crawford fell behind 3-0 in the early going to Riesel. But the floodgates opened after a Hooser Bowden grand slam. Crawford didn't slow down after that scoring a total of 15 runs in their 15-5 series opening win.
Crawford also won game two Friday night in a high scoring affair. The Pirates outscored Riesel 14-13 to win the series and advance to next week's regional quarterfinal round.