The Carroll Dragon baseball team continues its hold on first-place in a competitive District 5-6A.
The Dragons improved to 9-1 in district with a come-from-behind 7-5 victory last Friday at home against Byron Nelson.
Carroll, the area’s No. 1-ranked Class 6A team by the Dallas Morning News, picked up its 20th win of the season in the back-and-forth game that included the Dragons overcoming a 2-0 deficit and breaking a 5-5 tie in the bottom of the sixth inning.
Dragon hitters Adam Stephenson, Wyatt Stapp and Kole Ramage each had two hits apiece. Cutter Sippel earned the victory and Nicco Cole delivered the save with two innings of relief.
Carroll has four district games remaining and faces L.D. Bell this week — Tuesday at Bell at 7 p.m. and Friday at CSHS at 7 p.m.
The Dragons have a firm hold on first place in district, three games ahead of second-place Marcus and Lewisville.
The Carroll Dragon boys’ soccer team went 3-0 last weekend in Austin and moved to 7-0 on the season.
The Dragons have scored 24 goals and allowed only one this season. Carroll also moved up to No. 3 in the national rankings by TopDrawerSoccer.com.
Carroll begins District 5-6A action Friday at Flower Mound. Calvin Herd leads the Dragons with eight goals and Nat Kajiwara has six. Both players are tied with three assists apiece to lead the team.
The Lady Dragons open District 5-6A action tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Hebron. Carroll is 6-0 and ranked No.1 in the nation and will host its district opener Friday vs. Flower Mound.