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Islanders edge Houston Kleberg Classic opener

TAMU-CC held off the Cougars 3-2 in the first game back at Whataburger Field in 11 months.

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Texas A&M-Corpus Christi took home the 3-2 win over the University of Houston in the opener of the Kleberg Classic Friday.

It was the first game back at Whataburger Field in 11 months after the Hooks' season was canceled last year as were the Islanders' and high school seasons midway through.

Leo Perez threw five shutout innings for the Islanders in the win.