Bats come alive as SW advances to next round

Sweetwater High’s baseball team poses with the bi-district trophy after winning its best-of-3 playoff series with Perryton. Front row, Junior Lawhon, Colter Reed, J’Corey Amos, Scott Warner, Cory Mendez, Jordan McGee; back row, Blake Benton, Hardy Escobar, Michael Lawrence, Kiante McCoy, Kurt Wetsel, Mason Maxwell, Javier Olguin, Ky Hoover, John Clift. Sweetwater won bi-district for the fourth consecutive season and now faces Fort Stockton later this week in the area round of the playoffs. Submitted Photo
Ron Howell
Staff Writer

CANYON — After a disappearing act in Game 2, Game 3 on Saturday saw the return of Sweetwater’s offense as it scored in five consecutive innings against Perryton to take a 7-2 lead.

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