Generals down Marshals, snap losing streak
June 25, 2013 at 1:25 a.m.
DALLAS - Daniel Tunchez pitched six innings to lead the Victoria Generals to a 6-2 win over the Texas Marshals on Tuesday night at the Jesuit High School.
Tunchez, a Memorial graduate, struck out five and scattered 11 hits and picked up his first win of the season.
Romeo Cortina had three hits, including a double, and two RBIs for the Generals, who snapped a four-game losing streak.
Jordan Camel also had three hits, including a double, for Victoria.
Brandon Hannon, Jace Reese, and J.D. Stinnett each had two hits.
Hannon also stole three bases to bring his league-leading total to 17.
J.P. Clifton made his first mound appearance for the Generals and tossed two scoreless innings before Kaleb Keith pitched a perfect ninth inning.
The teams return to Jesuit for the final game of the series at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Generals 6, Marshals 2
Generals 230 100 000 - 6 14 0
Marshals 000 002 000 - 2 13 2
Daniel Tunchez, J.P. Clifton (7), Kaleb Keith (9) and Jordan Camel. Seth Holbert, Jacob Dittman (6) and Chabrielle Pizzarro. W: Tunchez (1-0). L: Dittman (1-3). Highlights: (VG) Brandon Hannon 2 for 4, R, 2 RBIs, 3 SB; Romeo Cortina 3 for 4, 2B, 2 RBIs; Jace Reese 2 for 5, 2B, R; Jordan Camel 3 for 4, 2B, R, SB; J.D. Stinnett 2 for 4, 2B, 2 R, SB. (TM) Taylor Munden 2 for 4, 2B, R, RBI. Records: Generals 14-9; Marshals 7-16.