Class 4A’s 11th-ranked Tecumseh fell on hard times Saturday with a 2-0 loss to fifth-ranked Tuttle and a 7-3 loss to No. 12 Anadarko.
Tuttle scored once in the first and once in the second, and out-hit the Savages by a slim 4-3 margin. Connor Patton (5-3) went the distance for Tecumseh, striking out 11 and walking two.
The Savages committed two errors to Tuttle’s one, and only one of Tuttle’s runs was earned.
Gage Trahan, Alan Brewer and Micah Sanchez got a single apiece for the Savages.
Anadarko led 4-0 after two innings, and 7-1 after four. Tecumseh ended the scoring with two runs in the bottom of the fifth.
The Savages were again out-hit by a narrow margin (7-6), with Jordan Colvin going 2-for-3 with two runs batted in. Brewer, Rylan Pierce, Trahan and Patton each finished at 1-for-3.
Trahan threw the first 1 1/3 innings and absorbed the loss. He struck out one and walked three in falling to 3-4. Jake Smiley closed, fanning seven and walking three.
Now 17-11 on the season, Tecumseh will host Prague at 5 p.m. Monday.
The Savages were scheduled to play Chandler Friday, but that game was canceled because of wet grounds. The game will not be made up.
Note: Report compiled by Jason Smith.