Gilbert Defeats Highland
Ryan Meyer threw a complete game as Gilbert defeated crosstown rival Highland High 6-2.
Meyer scattered 7 hits with 5 Ks and one walk.
Offensively Justin Gottardi was 2-3 with a double and drove in 3 runs.
The Tigers broke a 1-1 tie with a 4 run 5th inning, with Gotttardi singling in a pair of runs.
For Highland, Drew Woody was 2-4 at the plate with a double and fanned 6 over 4 1/3 innngs on the hill.
Mountain View 13 Hamilton 8
Mountain View pounded out 15 hits and put up 9 runs in the first 2 innings to take a 13-8 win over Hamilton.
Cam Jowaiszas had another big day, going 2-5 with a bomb and 5 RBIs.
Dallas Wise, Sean Rimmer and Tyler Barnes all had 2 hit days for the Toros.
Barnes also worked 3 innings on the hill, allowing 6 hits and 3 runs to pick up the W.
Michael Brueser and Dustin Bermudez both homered for Hamilton.
Queen Creek 7 Mountain Pointe 6
Jacob Alexander tossed 4 scoreless innings in relief as Queen Creek took a 6A Central Region win over Mountain Pointe 7-6.
Trey Reynolds had a 3rd inning 3 run homer that put the Bulldogs up 3-1.
Jacob Berry doubled and drove in 2.
Danny Marshall was 2-3 with a triple.
The Pride got big flies from Ethan Long and Nick Wallerstedt.
Desert Mountain 15 Desert Ridge 2
Jonathan Hoebing cranked a grand slam and drove in 7 runs to lead Desert Mountain to a 15-2 win over Desert Ridge.
The Wolves hammered out 16 hits on the day.
Zack Stewart and Anthony Caraballo both had 3 hits.
Connor Elwell threw 3 1/3 innings , allowing 5 hits and 2 runs to get the W.
Verrado 11 Campo Verde 1 (6 Inn)
Cameron Hood punched out 10 and allowed only 3 hits in a 6 inning complete game as Verrado drilled Campo Verde 11-1.
Tanner Spallina was 3-3 with a double and an RBI.
Rocky King was 2-4 and knocked in 3 runs.
Williams Field 3 McClintock 1
Kaden Wetzel went 6 1/3 innings on the bump, allowing 3 hits and a solo run as Williams Field edged McClintock 3-1.
Wetzel K’ed 7 and walked one.
Jaden Carroll and Camden Plewe each had 2 hits for the Blackhawks.