Casteel Thumps Fountain Hills
Casteel jumped out to an early 4-0 1st inning lead and cruised in with a 10-0 mercy rule win over Fountain Hills.
Junior righthander Tanner Keeley allowed only 1 hit in his 5 innings of work and rung up 5 Ks to earn the W.
The #2 ranked 3A team was led offensively by Dan Galvin, who went 3-3 with a triple, 3 RBIs and 3 runs scored.
Max Callarman was 2-3 with a pair of doubles for the Colts.
Marcus Lucas added a double and an RBI.
Chandler 8 Hamilton 7
Chandler held off a late Hamilton rally to take an 8-7 win over the Huskies.
Will Long went 3 for 3 at the dish with a double , triple and 4 runs scored to pace a 13 hit attack.
Efrain Manzo, Javan Ah’Quin and Luis Montenegro all had 2 hits for the Wolves.
Montenegro also tossed 6 innings to get the win on the hill.
Diego Jordan threw the 7th to earn the save.
Hamilton trailed 8-2 entering the 6th inning before rallying for 2 in the 6th and had the tying run in scoring position when Jordan coaxed aground out to end the game.
Kyle Hasler had 2 hits for Hamilton.
Boulder Creek 4 Cesar Chavez 0
Boulder Creek blanked Cesar Chavez 4-0.
Jackson Gates threw a no- hitter with 11 Ks and went 2-3 at the plate with an inside the park homer, a double and 2 RBIs.
Millennium 13 Tolleson 12 (10 Inn)
Alex Figueroa cranked a lead off home run in the bottom of the 10th inning to give Millennium a 13-12 win over Tolleson.
The Tigers tied on their hitting shoes, banging out 23 hits on the day.
Logan McDonald was 5-7 with 2 homers, a double, 3 RBIs and 4 runs scored.
Tanner Thomason was 4-5 and Figueroa collected 3 hits.
Tolleson had 67 hits on the day, but was aided by 14 free passes from Millennium pitching.
Mountain Pointe 13 Gilbert 3
Ethan Long made his debut for Mountain Pointe, banging out a double and a homer and knocking in 4 runs as the Pride smoked Gilbert 13-3 in 5 innings.
Long had sit half of the Pride’s Power Point games after a transfer from Mesquite.
Sebastian Salaiz went 3-3 at the dish with a pair of doubles.
Nick Wallerstedt added a triple and a home run for the Pride and Carson Tucker was 3-3 with 2 doubles.
Ryan Aslamy allowed 3 hits with 4 Ks in his 5 innings of work for the mound victory.
Pinnacle 9 O’Connor 4
Pinnacle hammered out 16 hits en route to a 9-4 region win over Sandra Day O’Connor.
Bennett Liebe had a pair of doubles and was 3-4 at the plate.
Zach Hull went 3-4 with 3 RBIs and Patrick Donovan homered for the Pioneers.
Red Mountain 10 Skyline 1
Red Mountain took a 10-1 region win over Skyline.
Tyler Rice wwent 4-5 with apair of doubles and 2 RBIs.
Kai Murphy homered, tripled and scored 3 runs and Sam Clow was 3-3.
Andrew Hayes, Connor Watson and Riley Pagel combined on the hill.
Brophy 7 Queen Creek 2
Brophy took a 7-2 win over Queen Creek.
Troy Weinstein had a 4 hit game for the Broncos.
Will Worthington was 2-3 with a homer and Lucas Grennan added a pair of doubles for Brophy.
Merrick Martin tossed a complete game with 8 Ks.
Valley Vista 4 Westview 2
Logan Olson wet 2-3 with a double and knocked in 3 runs as valley Vista topped Westview 4-2.
Hunter Fallon went the distance for the Monsoon, scattering 6 hits and fanning 4.
Horizon 10 Desert Mountain 5
Five Horizon hitters had multi hit games as the Huskies took a 10-5 region win over Desert Mountain.
Tony Sortino had a pair of doubles and scored twice for Horizon.
Th Huskies used a 6 run 4th inning and a 4 run 6th inning to account for their offense.
Four Husky hurlers combined on the mound with Robert Liddington tossing 2 scoreless frames in relief.
Holden Boyce and Aiden Storm both went deep for the Wolves.
Basha 7 Perry 2
Sophomore Blake Berrett scattered 8 hits in a complete game effort as Basha topped region foe Perry 7-2 at Talking Stick.
Berrett fanned 6 and allowed only a solo earned run in outdueling Perry ace Ty Pohlmann.
Cam Laliber te and Jake Jarvis had 2 knocks each for da Bears.
Matty Brown had 3 hits for Perry.
Desert Ridge 10 Highland 5
Desert Ridge hung a 7th inning 6 spot to take a 10-5 win over Highland.
Caden Gustafson, Brennan Kaczmarek, and NOah Michel combined on the mound to limit Highland to just 2 hits.
Matt Shaw was 2-4 with a triple and 3 RBIs.
Jerred Lazenby and Tyler Gustafson both had 2 hit games.
Westwood 7 Mountain View 4
Westwood topped region foe Mountain View 7-4 at Hohokam Stadium.
Jimmy Villa worked 4 2/3 innings and allowed only 2 hits with 7 Ks to get the win.
Carlos Rico threw 2 2/3 frames for the save.
Crew Parke and Danny Berrelleza each had 2 knocks for the Warriors.
Willow Canyon 8 Centennial 4
Willow Canyon took an 8-4 win over Centennial.
Mitchell Ortega was 3-4 with a homer, triple and 4 RBIs.
Nolan Lovett had a pair of doubles and went 3-4 for the Wildcats.
Tyler Adling tossed 6 innings, surrendering only 4 hits to earn the win.
Dallan Curthoys had a pair of hits and worked a perfect 7th in relief.
Sunnyslope 11 Maricopa 3
Sunnyslope put up a 7 spot in the 5th inning to take down Maricopa 11-3.
Casey Carlton’s 4-4 day paced the way for the offense.
Drew Bond and Casey Markham each added 2 hit days.
Tommy Bonetto earned the win on the mound going 6 innings, giving up 3 ER on 9 hits.
Josh Combs threw a scoreless 7th.
Chaparral 2 Liberty 1
Lucas Haugen tossed a complete game, allowing 5 hits with 5 Ks as Chaparral edged Liberty 2-1.
Liberty’s Chandler Murphy was the tough luck loser, tossing 6 innings and surrendering 4 hits with 11 Ks.
Griffin Hampton’s 2 run bomb in the bottom of the first accounted for all the Chap runs.
Karsten had 3 hits for the Firebirds.
Mesquite 6 Vista Grande 5
David Watson doubled in a pair of runs in the top of the 7th inning to send Mesquite to a 6-5 win over Vista Grande.
Watson was 2-3 with 3 RBVIs.
Willie Cano was 3-3 with a homer and 2 RBIs.
Holden Breeze tossed 2 scoreless innings wih 3 Ks to earn the win in relief.
Paradise Valley 5 North Canyon 0
Three Paradise Valley pitchers combined on a 5 hit shutout as the Trojans dropped North Canyon 5-0.
Peyton Teed tossed 3 innings with 7 Ks to earn the W.
Josh Price and Jesus Valencia each threw 2 scorless.
Max Seifer was 2-3 with a double and 2 RBIs.
Verrado 6 Goldwater 0
Rocky King tossed a complete game 1 hit shutout with 12 Ks as Verrado blanked Goldwater 5-0.
Hayden Brown tripled, homered and drove in 3 runs for the Vipers.
Saguaro 11 Greenway 3
Christian Dorsett tossed 5 shutout innings as Saguaro topped Greenway 11-3.
Nick Barendrick was 3-4 with 2 runs scored and 2 RBIs for the Sabercats.
Jack Slominski was 2-3 with a double and 3 RBIs.
Sunrise Mountain 11 Cactus 0
Sunrise Mountain mercy ruled cactus 11-0 in 5 innings.
Troy Balko allowed only one hit and fanned 6 while going 2-3 at the plate with 3 RBIs.
Thunderbird 5 Shadow Mountain 4
Haydn McGeary went 2-2 at the plate and scattered 10 hits over 6 1/3 innings on the mound to lead Thunderbird to a 5-4 win over Shadow Mountain.
Jonathan Buhl had a pair of hits for the Chiefs.
Jacob Small was 3-3 for Shadow.
St. Mary’s 6 Cactus Shadows 1
Jose Pacheco punched out 12 and allowed a solo run in 5 innings as St.Mary’s upended Cactus Shadows 6-1.
Matt Medina threw 2 scoreless innings in relief with 3 Ks.