05 Mar


411 on the Forty: Texas baseball drops 3 of 4, softball climbs to No. 1

First baseman Zach Zubia had six hits and drove in six runs in three games in the Shriners Hospital for Children Classic in Houston.

By Riley Zayas

Baseball drops three of four
Facing four strong teams, two of which were ranked in the top 15 and one of which is viewed as a Southeastern Conference heavyweight in five days, the Texas baseball team kept all four games close but dropped two of three in the Shriners Hospital for Children Classic and then lost its first home game of the year Tuesday. The round robin tournament, which was played at Minute Maid Park in Houston, featured then-No. 11 LSU, then-No. 6 Arkansas, Missouri as well as the Longhorns.

In the first game Friday evening, Texas