NEW CANEY — The Diboll Lumberjacks advanced to the Region III baseball final by sweeping the Huffman-Hargrave Falcons in a best-of-three series Friday and Saturday.
Following a 5-4 extra-inning win Friday night, the Lumberjacks closed out the semifinal series Saturday afternoon with a 6-2 victory at Adam Dunn Field.
Diboll junior Eric DeJesus earned the victory Saturday, scattering seven hits over seven innings.
Diboll now faces Silsbee this Thursday and Saturday in the regional final for the right to compete in the state tournament. The schedule for these games are below.
For more, see the May 30 edition of the Diboll Free Press. That edition will also include the annual graduation section.
- Game 1: Thursday 7 pm @ University of Houston.
- Game 2: Saturday 3 pm @ Rice University.
- Game 3: 30 minutes after if necessary.