The Alba-Golden Panthers varsity baseball team dedicated Mike Poston Field with a 15-3 win over Winona on Monday Feb. 18. The Panthers’ season opener featured a 4-for-4 night by senior Dalton Hendrix. Hendrix also collected five RBI in the opener.
Taking advantage of seven walks, Alba-Golden put up 12 runs in the bottom of the first inning.
Once the Winona pitching settled down, the Panthers added one run in the third and two in the fourth inning.
Freshman Ford Tannebaum threw three innings for the Panthers. Junior Braden Reynolds made a two- inning appearance. Combined, the duo allowed five hits with 10 strikeouts and six walks.
The Panthers were in action Friday, Feb. 22 in Overton.
They played a daytime doubleheader at McLeod on Saturday Feb. 23, before returning home to host the Avery Bulldogs at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26.