Taylor Riding Playoff Wave

Tompkins, Katy, Taylor Riding Playoff Wave

Tompkins needed a solid defensive effort to defeat a talented, well-coached Elkins team last week. The Falcons proved they are rock solid and well coached in sweeping the Knights. (Photo by Terry Carter/UDphotos)

By Terry Carter Highly-ranked Tompkins faced down Elkins, a traditional baseball team with pedigree, last week in bi-district playoff action. The 2-game sweep by the Falcons, 12-0 and 5-2, spoke volumes about the quality Tompkins (27-1) carries on its roster. Down 1-0 early  in game two and struggling to decipher the Knights’ starting pitcher, Tompkins batters struggled until the fifth inning to string together a series of hits and runs. Elkins led 1-0 for four innings […]