The Victoria Generals (25-19) and the Alexandria Aces (20-24) both threatened with rallies, but it was the Victoria Generals that eventually took advantage of them in a 5-3 win at Riverside Stadium.
The Victoria Generals held off the Alexandria Aces, as the Alexandria Aces were unable to overcome a four-run second inning deficit.
The Alexandria Aces scored on a wild pitch and a wild pitch in the third inning and an RBI single by Doug Votolato in the sixth inning. Still, the Alexandria Aces couldn't draw even.
The Alexandria Aces had no answer for Dallas Ponder, who kept runners off the basepaths in his appearance. The Alexandria Aces managed just one hit off of Ponder, who allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out three during his two innings of work.
Bryce Zak improved to 3-1 on the year by picking up the win for the Victoria Generals. He allowed two runs over five innings. He struck out two, walked two and surrendered three hits.
Josh Fountain couldn't get it done on the hill for the Alexandria Aces, taking a loss. He lasted just two innings, walked three, struck out one, and allowed four runs.