Lack of hitting hurts Mavericks.
The Mavericks were only able to scatter out three hits in seven innings to drop the opening game at Duncan Park 6-3. Shane Thurston, Will Raines and Dillon Whitaker all singled in the second inning, scoring two runs. Shane Thurston would walk in the forth inning and score the third run of the game, and the Mavericks would not threaten again. Shane Thurston would come in in the forth inning and shut down D-6, not allowing a hit in four innings.