The Woodward News

March 9, 2013

Sports briefs

Woodward News

Woodward, Okla. — Boomer baseball team wins opener

BLACKWELL – Francisco Alvarez tossed a 3-hitter and struck out 15 as the Boomers opened the baseball season with a 1-0 win over the host Maroons Thursday.

Alvarez also walked 3 over the 7 inning contest.

The Boomers scored the only run of the game in the fifth inning when Garrett Hines was hit by a pitch, Lane Reazin singled and Hines later scored on a throwing error.

The Boomers had a chance to score more in the inning but left the bases loaded.

Woodward had 6 hits in the game.

Today, the Boomers will play the Oklahoma City Broncos and Kingfisher in the Kingfisher Festival. Game times have been changed to 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.

On Monday, the Boomers travel to Perryton, Texas.

Woodward’s slow pitch softball team opened its season on Friday and defeated Shattuck 7-6 and 4-3.

The Boomers go to Shattuck on Monday.

Boys soccer team goes to 2-0

The Boomer boys soccer team routed Kingfisher 8-1 on Friday for its second victory of the season.

Alex Castruita and Jesus Munoz scored 2 goals each for Woodward.

Chandler Goodwin, Gabriel Gaytan, Jason Alexander and Jose Villasana also scored goals.

In the girls match, the Boomers lost to Kingfisher, 2-1. Gaby Ways had the Boomer goal.

Woodward will host Enid on Thursday.