The Woodlands opened its Class 5A state championship defense with two victories Friday in the Highlander Varsity Classic at Scotland Yard. The Highlanders rolled to an 11-1 victory over Klein Collins, with winning pitcher Michael Collins striking out four batters in five innings on the mound.
Andrew Leilich was the winning pitcher, striking out seven batters in three innings.
Oak Ridge 7, New Caney 4
Luken Baker and Grant Ware had three RBIs each to lead Oak Ridge to the victory.