The Evangel baseball and Airline softball teams won big district showdowns on Tuesday night. The Eagles jumped out to a 6-1 lead over rival Loyola before holding off the Flyers 6-4 at home. The win puts Evangel in great position in Class 2A district 1.
The Lady Vikings also jumped out to a big lead, but they did it on the road at Byrd. Airline led 5-1 after three innings and held on for a 5-2 win over the rival Lady Jackets in a key Class 5A district one matchup.