PLANO —Alex Scherff and the Fort Worth Christian Cardinals held All Saints to three hits in a 10-0 victory in the first of three-game series in the TAPPS 4A regional playoffs on Thursday at Pope John Paul II High School.
Scherff, an Arizona State commit, limited the Trojans (24-7) to doubles by Jack Hamm and Sully McCreery and a single by Charlie Short.
All Saints, which earned a share of the TAPPS 2-4A title, will look to rebound in Game 2 at 10 a.m. Friday. Game 3 will follow 30 minutes after, if necessary.
Fort Worth Christian (24-10) scored its 10 runs off eight hits and four errors. Scherff added a triple while Colton Eager hit a double. Half of the Cardinals' runs were unearned.
TAPPS 4A Regional Playoffs
Fort Worth Christian 10, All Saints 0
FW Christian 302 320 0 — 10 80
All Saints 000 000 0 — 0 34
W – Alex Scherff. L – Casey Pelton. 2B – FWC: Colton Eager. AS: Jack Hamm, Sully McCreery. 3B – FWC: Scherff.
RECORDS — Fort Worth Christian 24-10; All Saints 24-7.
NEXT UP — Game 2: 10 a.m. Friday. Game 3: 30 minutes after Game 2, if necessary.