Dawson pitcher Brett Jackson
delivers a pitch to a Pearland hitter in the first baseball meeting between the two schools. The No. 1 state-ranked Oilers (15-1) knocked off the Eagles 8-4 to remain atop the district leaderboard.
Jackson was the losing pitcher after giving up eight runs while striking out two and walking three. Dawson (7-8) committed two errors in the loss that contributed to the Pearland score. (Photo by Rick Skeen)