The Wakeland baseball team showed its resiliency over the weekend by battling back to win its 5A Region 2 quarterfinal series against The Colony.
The Wolverines lost Game 1 of the best-of-3 series 2-0 on Thursday, but then won Game 2 by a 1-0 score on Friday. After two tight games, Wakeland fell behind 1-0 early in the deciding Game 3 but scored two runs in the bottom of the first inning and three more in the second inning.
Wakeland advanced to a 5A Region 2 semifinal matchup against Corsicana. The best-of-3 series is scheduled to start Thursday.