The Liberal Bulldogs opened their season one week after their high school season ended. The Dogs split at Woodward Wednesday night. Woodward won 7-2 but Liberal won 11-5.
In game one, Woodward out hit Liberal 9-7 but the Bulldogs left eight men on base. Woodward scored three in the first and four in the fourth.
In game two, the Dogs scored one in the first, two in the second, six in the third, one in the fourth, and one in the seventh. Liberal won despite leaving nine more men on base. Tim Fitzgerald pitched four and two thirds innings in the win. Kaiden Long pitched two and one third innings and also doubled in the win.
Lorenzo Pando was 4-6 on the day. Brandyn Terrazas added a pair of hits.
Liberal plays at Hooker on Monday.