HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Bowie splits in Saturday scrimmages

The Bowie High School baseball team split games during a scrimmage at the outdoor sports complex on Saturday.
The Jackrabbits clipped Bridgeport 4-1, but lost 4-2 to Iowa Park. Both Bridgeport and Iowa Park are Conference 4A schools.
In the win over Bridgeport, Bowie pushed across three runs in the bottom of the third while holding the Bulls to goose eggs during the final four innings.
Chandler Dean, Lawson Mickler, Pete Cunningham and Kollin Gillaspia all scored runs for Bowie. Mickler had the team’s lone RBI.
Barrett Brooks and Kevin Stallcup split the pitching duties, with both throwing three innings. The pair combined for eight strikeouts and they sprayed six hits over six innings. Read the Feb. 24 Bowie News for more.

Junior varsity tournament

The Bowie High School junior varsity baseball team opens the season with the Tournament of Legends set for Feb. 25-27 at Bowie’s outdoor sports complex.

Bowie’s Lawson Mickler, shown here during early season batting practice, provided the Jackrabbits’ lone RBI in a 4-1 victory over Bridgeport. (News file photo by Eric Viccaro)