Hamilton Takes Down Mountain Ridge
Saloman allowed only 3 hits and a solo run with 6 Ks and did not walk a batter.
JD McLaughlin worked a scoreless 7th to close the door.
The Huskies got on the board in the bottom of the 1st when Dustin Bermudez took a 3-2 pitch over the fence in left for a solo homer and a 1-0 lead.
Ridge answered in the top of the second when Kyler Stankato doubled and scored on a Gray Bailey sac fly to knot the score at one.
In the bottom of the second Tyler Wilson lined an opposite field laser over the wall in left to lead off the inning for a 2-1 Hamilton lead.
Will Maxey followed with an infield single, moved to second on a wild pitch and advanced to third on a ground out.
Kyle Hasler then lined a single to right to score Maxey and the score was 3-1.
In the 4th the Huskies added another run when Easton Erwin dropped a parachute in to short right field to plate Wilson, who had led off the inning with a walk.
JD McLaughlin lined an opposite field 2 run homer in the 5th to increase the lead to 6-1, and Ty Cororan finished the scoring with an RBI double in the bottom of the 6th.
It was Hamilton’s 5th win in a row and moved the =#2 ranked Huskies to 14-3 on the season, wiht one game remaining against Desert Vista on MOnday.
Liberty 9 Sunrise Mountain 5
Liberty hammered out 12 hits to take a 9-5 win over Sunrise Mountain.
Alex Yamauchi went 3-3 with a triple, a homer and 5 RBIs.
Kyle Lewis and Carson Baker each had 3 hit games.
Baker earned the W in relief, tossing 2 1/3 innings and allowing only 2 hits and a solo run.
Salpointe 14 Cholla 4 (5 Inn)
Salpointe hung a 3rd inning 8 spot and rolled to a 14-4 win over Cholla in 5 innings.
Mikey Villa was 2-3 with a homer, 3 RBIs and 2 runs scored.
Dylan Hood had a bases clearing 3 RBI double in the 3rd.
On the hill, Ray Aguilar worked 3 2/3 innings to pick up the win.
Canyon del Oro 4 Vista Grande 3
Dante Schindler tossed a complete game to lead Canyon del Oro to a 4-3 win over Vista Grande.
Schindler scattered 7 hits and alowed 2 earned runs with a pair of Ks.
Kiki Romero had a solo homer for CDO.
Shawn Thompson was 2-3 with 2 RBIs.