Jake was a snake. As in slippery with a vicious bite.
Jake Dougan pitched a one-hit shutout Tuesday as the Sulphur Springs Wildcats downed Mount Pleasant 10-0 in five innings.
The win evened the Wildcats record at 2-2 after four district baseball games. Mount Pleasant fell to 0-5 in district.
Dougan, threw a variety of fastballs and curves as he pitched a complete game five-inning shutout, striking out nine, walking one and giving up no runs in the 13-4A battle. He just needed 64 pitches to send Mount Pleasant packing on the cool final day of March.
Going into Tuesday night’s home match up against Mount Pleasant, the Sulphur Springs Lady Cats were in a first place tie with Texas High in the district softball standings. Sulphur Springs improved its district record to 5-1 after an 8-1 thrashing over the Lady Tigers.