The Woodlands Strykers (20-30) and the Acadiana Cane Cutters (22-28) each put runners in scoring position on Friday, but the Woodlands Strykers capitalized on more RBI opportunities, pulling out a 5-2 win at Strykers Stadium.
The fact that the Woodlands Strykers grouped all of their runs into the third inning helped them take advantage of their hits.
Talan Roepcke picked up the win for the Woodlands Strykers. Roepcke allowed two earned runs, five hits and two walks while striking out two over seven innings of work.
Patrick Michon was effective even in defeat, mowing down five the Woodlands Strykers batters and allowing zero runs.
William Mathis (2-4) took the loss for the Acadiana Cane Cutters. He lasted just 3 1/3 innings, walked six, struck out two, and allowed five runs.