NEW CANEY, Texas -- Silsbee beat Caldwell 11-1 in five innings Saturday to claim the 3A Region III semifinal series 2-1.
The Hornets won game two Friday to force a third and deciding game, but could not overcome the Tigers Saturday. Silsbee scored two runs in the first, one in the second, added two more in the third, and six in the fourth to finish off the Hornets.
Caldwell wraps up the season with a record of 27-7. Silsbee will face College Station or Huffman-Hargrave in the regional championship series.