The Viola Longhorns opened 1A-2 West play with a 5-3 win over Norfork March 11.
Austin Springfield earned the victory for the Horns, racking up 12 Ks in six-and-a-third innings of work. Jacob Payne came on and picked up the save for Viola in relief of Springfield.
At the plate, Springfield went three-for-four with a pair of runs-batted-in, while Dylan Holstine went two-for-two with an RBI.
The Lady Horns opened their season with a 10-6 win over Mountain View March 13. Dedra Johnston picked up the win, allowing five hits, while walking nine and striking out six.
At the plate, Leslie Barker went three-for-four with a double, triple and RBI. Elisabeth Collins went two-for-four with a triple, with Johnston also hitting two-for-four with two runs-batted-in. Mikita Thompson went two-for-three, while Alex Duncan notched two hits in the win.