District play continues to be easier than the non-district portion of the season for the Waxahachie Indian freshman baseball team.
Waxahachie defeated Red Oak 7-2 Saturday before rolling past Corsicana 10-2 Monday to improve to 6-0 in district play and 13-3 on the season.
Casey Williams started the game pitching against Corsicana and went four innings. He walked one, struck out five and allowed two runs. Jake Loose pitched two innings and allowed no runs while striking out three. Austin Stracener closed the game with no hits and one strike out.
Waxahachie scored three in the first, two in the second, two in the third, one in the fifth and one in the sixth to get the win.
Sammy Ernst was 2-for-3 with a double, two stolen bases and two RBI while Alex Engelhardt and Dalton Bradbury each had one hit and two RBI.
In the Saturday win against Red Oak the Indians led 5-0 going into the bottom of the fourth before Red Oak added two runs entering the sixth.
Waxahachie extended its lead in the sixth with three runs before holding Red Oak scoreless to end the game.
Colten Lott started the game and went 3 1/3 innings, giving up two hits and two runs while striking out three for Waxahachie. Tyler Johnson pitched 2 2/3 innings giving up no runs while fanning two before Stracener earned the save with one inning.
Patrick Lawrence was 3-for-3 with four RBI and a two-run home run. He also singled and tripled.
Engelhardt was 2-for-3 with a double, single and two RBIs while Zach Garvin was 1-for-1 with a triple and a run.
It was Lawrence’s home run in the sixth that gave the Indians the insurance they needed for the win.