BAY CITY-The Alcona baseball team ended their season on Saturday in the regional semifinals against Merrill, falling 4-3.
Cody Franklin was the losing pitcher. He struck out nine, walked eight and gave up four hits.
"We were in the game to the end but we had some big mistakes at the wrong time that kept us from getting the win," coach Terry Franklin said.
Franklin was leading hitter for Alcona, going 3-for-4 with two singles and a triple. Nathan Fettes also picked up a triple while Jared Steiner picked up two singles. Trenton Lavergne and Carson Jamieson both had singles.
The Alcona boys ended their season as district champions with a 25-11 record.