Mountain Ridge Takes Down Hamilton
Mountain Ridge used a 4 run 5th inning to break a 1-1 tie and take a 5-1 win over Hamilton to remain undefeated in the 6A state tournament.
Jake Robson hammered a bases loaded triple in the fifth and then scored on Preston Godfrey’s second triple of the nigh to pull away from the Huskies.
Ridge starter Matthew Liberatore threw 6 2/3 innings before reaching his pitch limit. He punched out 11 and allowed only 2 hits, both to Michael Brueser.
O’Connor 10 Skyline 2
O’Connor hug a 3rd inning 5 spot to pull away and take a 10-2 win over Skyline. With the win the Eagles remain undefeated in the 6A state tournament.
Cal Lambert worked 6 innings on the bump, allowing 3 hits and fanning 5.
Jake Vesecky cranked a 3 run bomb for SDO.
Noah Burgarello, Amari Bartee and Greg Bozinovich all had 2 hit games for O’Connor.
Mountain View 3 Red Mountain 2
John Neeley tossed a complete game, scattering 7 hits as Mountain View eliminated Red Mountain fro the 6A state tournament 3-2.
The Toros scored all 3 runs in the 3rd inning off Lion starter Kai Murphy.
With 2 outs, McKay Barney doubled and then scored on Sean Rimmer’s base knock.
After a walk to Brandon Todd, Joe Georgini followed with a single to score Barney, and courtesy runner Thome Nickelson scored on an error to make it 3-0.
Neeley took a shutout into the 7th inning before Andrew Hayes led off with a no doubter blast onto the berm in left field for a solo homer.
Brophy 3 Westwood 0
Mason Kokodynski tossed a complete game 1 hit shutout to lead Brophy past Westwood 3-0.
Kokodynski struck out 2,walked 1 and threw only 87 pitches.
The Broncos got RBIs from Lucas Grennan, Cam Glosserand Nick Stineman.
Stineman went 2-3 on the night as did Connor Park.