The Carroll Dragons finished the regular season as the District 4-5A champions and start the playoffs Thursday.
Carroll defeated Haltom 8-3 on Friday and with Fossil Ridge’s loss to Timber Creek, the Dragons claimed the outright 4-5A championship going 11-3. Pitcher Joe Heineman earned the victory for the Dragons and Drew Brown added a double.
Carroll (25-4) begins the Class 5A bi-district playoffs Thursday against Paschal, which finished fourth in District 3-5A. The teams will play a one-game playoff.
Carroll vs. Paschal – Bi-District Playoff
Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Carroll Senior High School