Baseball: Steven Beard hurls gem, but The Woodlands bats go quiet in 2-1 loss to Atascocita

The Highlanders failed to provide enough offense to beat Atascocita on Friday at Atascocita, despite Steven Beard’s stellar complete game performance. The Woodlands took the loss, 2-1.

Alden Blest recorded the win for Atascocita . He allowed one run over five innings. Blest struck out four, walked three and gave up five hits. Beard was charged with the loss. The first inning saw The Woodlands score its only run on the day on an RBI single by Zach La Canfora. Atascocita stayed on top until the final out after taking the lead in the first, scoring two runs on a two-run single by Matthew Wellrodt.