Heller, Mesquite Eliminate Queen Creek
Oh what a difference a week makes.
Last Monday Queen Creek jumped out to a 5-0 first inning lead and took a mercy rule 11-1 win over Mesquite and starter DSavis Heller.
Last night Heller, and his Wildcat teammates, scored 10 runs in the first 3 innings and turned the tables with a 10-0 5 inning run rule victory.
Heller allowed only 1 hit in his 5 innings of work and punched out 7. He also smoked a 3 run jack to highlight a 4 run first inning.
Holden Breeze went 2-2 at the dish with a double and 4 RBIs.
Jacob Henderson was 2-2 with 2 runs scored.
The ‘cats will face off with Liberty on Thursday night at Diablo Stadium.
Notre Dame Prep 11 Flowing Wells 5
Notre Dame scored runs in 6 of the 7 innings and took an 11-1 victory over Flowing Wells in a 5A elimination game.
James Rosenhagen hammered a first inning 3 run bomb to start the scoring for the Saints.
The first 3 hitters in the Saint lineup went 8-11.
Tyler Cranston went 3-4 with a pair of RBIs and Ben Nemivant was 3-4 with 3 runs scored.
Joe Terlizzi doubled and was 2-3.
Jarrett Pille was the winner on the mound, tossing 5 frames and scattering 7 hits with 5 Ks. He also collected a pair of knocks at the plate.
Jacob Emerson tossed 2 innings to close it out.
The Saints will face off with Verrado on Thursday afternoon at DIablo Stadium.