The Port Arthur News
Memorial downs Channelview
CHANNELVIEW — The Port Arthur Memorial baseball team beat Channelview 5-1 on Tuesday in District 21-5A play.
Robert Howard allowed one run and two hits in 7 innings while striking out five to pick up the victory.
Teammate Jokusay Nakao was 3 for 3 wiht a home run and an RBI while Ramiro Sanchez was 2 for 3 with a double and two RBIs. Gama Martinez was 2 for 3 with a double while Howard was 1 for 3 at the plate.
Memorial (10-10, 3-5) hosts North Shore at 7 p.m. Friday.
PN-G beats LC-M
PORT NECHES — The Port Neches-Groves baseball team beat Little Cypress-Mauriceville 11-1 on Tuesday in District 20-4A play.
With the victory, PN-G remains in second place, a game behind district leader Nederland.
PN-G (12-10, 7-2) will host Beaumont Central at 7 p.m. Friday.
Nederland gets road win against Livingston
LIVINGSTON — The Nederland baseball team beat Livingston 3-2 on Tuesday in District 20-4A play.
Mitchell Sanderson got the start for the Bulldogs, striking out 14 to pick up the victory.
Nederland (18-3, 8-1) will host LC-M at 7 p.m. Friday.
PN-G girls shut out Vidor
PORT NECHES — The Port Neches-Groves softball team beat Vidor 1-0 in eight innings on Tuesday in District 20-4A play.
Nicole Thorn scored the game’s only run, scoring on a ground ball from Ricki Gilbert that was thrown over the Vidor first baseman’s head.
Shelby Valentine picked up a complete game victory for PN-G, striking out two in 8 innings.
PN-G (16-9, 8-4) will travel to Beaumont Ozen at 7 p.m. Friday.
Nederland beats Ozen
BEAUMONT — The Nederland softball team bounced back from a loss to PN-G on Saturday by beating Beaumont Ozen 9-0 Tuesday in District 20-4A play.
Nederland’s Tori Cooper allowed one hit and no runs in 4 innings of work for the victory. Cooper also struck out six and had two hits, a walk and a home run at the plate
Teammates Savana Guidry and Jensen Richard each had triples.
Nederland (20-9, 8-4) will host Lumberton at 7 p.m. Friday.