WESLACO — Five teams in the newly-configured District 31-6A were playoff teams in 2018. Edinburg Vela, Edinburg High and Edinburg North qualified for the postseason from 31-6A while Weslaco High and Weslaco East did so from District 32-6A.
With five playoff-caliber teams and four spots available in the new 31-6A, a race to the finish line for two of those five clubs felt like an inevitability. On Monday night, a winner was declared.
Edinburg High brought out their big bats late, scoring 12 runs in the last four innings, to down Weslaco East 14-5 in a winner-take-all matchup for the last playoff spot in District 31-6A. The Bobcats will advance to take San Benito in the bi-district round later this week.