Macon slips by as Mexico season ends after 2-1 loss


Mexico had the lead until late in the game on Thursday in the Class 4 District 7 tournament championship game in Macon when the host and No. 2 seed Tigers (22-6) put together a two-out rally in the sixth inning to take and keep the lead in a 2-1 season-ending loss for the Bulldogs (10-19). The No. 5 seed Bulldogs had an impressive tournament that saw them defeat conference rival Moberly 11-1 in six innings and then upset top seed and state-ranked Hallsville 6-1. Austin Maxwell had an RBI single, and Landyn Kleinsorge allowed five hits and one walk in five shutout innings.

Look for the full story in the Saturday, May 20, 2023, edition of the Mexico Ledger.