With a 3-1 win at home over the Taylor Ducks April 28, Salado won District 25-4A outright finishing the regular season 17-5 and district 8-2. They will face the fourth place team in District 26-4A in the first round of the playoffs.
Salado Eagles had 10 hits and as many runs in their dominant win over the Burnet Bulldogs April 21 to remain tied with Taylor Ducks for first place in District 25-4A with two games remaining.
The Eagles will host Llano April 24 and likely finish the season in a fight with Taylor for the outright district championship. Both teams have two district losses, including one against each other. Taylor faces bottom-dwelling Lampasas at home April 24.
The Taylor Ducks took Salado to extra innings, scoring a run in the bottom of the eighth to win their district game against the Eagles, despite being outhitted by the visiting team April 10.
Jacob Little’s solo home run in the fourth inning, gave the Salado Eagles a 2-0 advantage over the Burnet Bulldogs in their district home game April 2. The Eagles held on to win 2-1.