Baseball Playoffs: Oak Ridge blanks Bowie to take game 1 in Mumford

Durbin Feltman and the Oak Ridge high school baseball team took game one of the best of three UIL third round playoff series with Austin-Bowie Thursday night at neutral site Mumford, 4-0.

20150521_193159Feltman was lights out in going the distance for Oak Ridge (27-1) firing a one-hit gem striking out 13 while handing out just two free passes in throwing 115 total pitches. Junior shortstop Michael Lawson continues to solve opposing pitching in collecting a single and a double plating three War Eagles to include the first frame when he doubled in Luken Baker who had lead off the game with a walk. Lawson’s bat has been sizzling as he’s been above the 500 mark all season long. Read more…