Pinnacle Evens Series With Chaparral
Pinnacle rebounded from a 2-0 loss a day earlier to take a 4-2 win over Chaparral to even the season series at one game apiece.
Max Kendall and Colby Kmetko combined on the hill for the victory.
Kendall worked 4 innings, allowing 4 hits and a solo earned run with 3 Ks.
Kmetko came on in the 5th and threw 3 scoreless frames, surrendering one hit and fanning 4 to get the W.
The Pioneers took the lead for good in the 5th when Kmetko lined a single to center, scoring John Lauinger, who had doubled to lead off the inning.
Two batters later Jackson Moltz drew a bases loaded walk to give the Pioneers the lead at 3-2.
Pnnacle scored an insurance run in the 6th on a sac fly RBI off the bat of Dillon Doughtery.
Doughtery went 2-3 on the day with 2 RBIs.
Nolan Brooks, Lauinger and Trey Newman all had 2 hit games.
Queen Creek 12 Highland 0 (5 Inn)
Danny Marshall threw 4 shutout innings and allowed only 2 hits as Queen Creek blanked Highland 12-0 in 5 innings.
The Bulldogs hammered out 11 hits, with Braydon Rogers going 3-3 with 2 runs scored.
Cade Myrick was 2-2 and knocked in 3 runs.
Liberty 4 Mountain Ridge 2
Trevor Toland tossed 6 2/3 innings and punched out 13 as Liberty swept the season series with Mountain Ridge 4-2.
Toland allowed 5 hits and 2 runs.
Luke Pauga was 2-4 and scored twice for the Lions.
Mountain Pointe 10 San Luis 3
Carson Tucker was 4-4 with a homer and 4 RBIs to lead Mountain Pointe to a 10-3 win over San Luis.
Joey Cammarata earned the win on the hill, tossing 6 innings and allowing 5 hits and 3 unearned runs with 7 Ks.
Red Mountain 9 Dobson 1
Red Mountain scored 7 runs in the third inning to pull away from Dobson for a 9-1 victory.
Nate Zobeck homered and drove in 4 runs for the Lions.
Kai Murphy was 2-4 with a double, triple and 2 RBIs.
Kaiden Jackson threw 4 innings, allowing 2 hits and one run to get the W.
Westwood 7 Mesa 4
Francisco Cardenas went 3-4 with a double and 3 RBIs as Westwood topped Mesa 7-4.
Carlos Rico threw a complete game, allowing 5 hits with 3 Ks.
Chandler 13 Brophy 0 (6 Inn)
Brendyn Bryan and Nate Rohlicek combined on the bump to toss a shutout and Chandler smoked Brophy 13-0.
Bryan earned the W, going 3 innings and allowing 4 hits with 3 Ks.
Rohlicek did not allow a base runner and punched out 4 in his 3 innings of scoreless work.
Luke Bass was 3-4 with a double and 2 RBIs for the Wolves.
Tolleson 9 Westview 5
Joel Galvez tossed 4 1/3 innings in relief without allowing a hit as Tolleson dropped Westview 9-5.
Galvez also drove in 3 runs at the plate.
Luis Castillo, Tommy Urbina and Roberto Maldonado all had 2 hit games.
Perry 7 Basha 2
Justin Still tossed 5 innings, allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run as Perry topped Basha 7-2.
Trenton Pallas, Ryan Lucero and Michael Zinter all had 2 hit games for the Pumas.
Mountain View 4 Skyline 0
Sean Rimmer allowed only 1 hit in 6 2/3 innings on the bump as Mountain View blanked Skyline 4-0.
Hamilton 15 Desert Ridge 2 (5 Inn)
Hamilton pounded out 16 hits and took a 15-2 mercy rule win over Desert Ridge.
Twelve different Huskies collected hits in the game.
Tyler Wilson, Brock Selvidge, Ty Corcoran and Isaiah Adams all dhad multi hit games.
Selvidge worked 3 scoreless innings and allowed only 1 hit to earn the win.
Nogales 4 Cienega 0
Gerardo Martinez tossed a complete game 4 hit shutout as Nogales blanked Cienega 4-0.
Ricky Maytorena, Jesus Lopez and Mario Duarte all had 2 hit games for the Apaches.
Casteel 5 Maricopa 1
Casteel took a 5-1 win over Maricopa.
CJ Burrell threw 4 hitless innings and allowed only one unearned run to pick up the win.
Eli Ludwig was 4-4 with 2 doubles and 2 runs scored.
Paradise Valley 7 Notre Dame 5
Peyton Teed punched out 11 in 5 2/3 innings as Paradise Valley upended Notre Dame 7-5.
PV put up 3 runs in the top of the 7th to take the lead over the Saints.
Gabe Overton was 3-4 for the Trojans.
Desert Mountain 4 Horizon 1
Desert Mountain scored a pair of runs in the 6th and one in the 7th to take a 4 -1 win over Horizon.
Paul Sachen threw 6 innings, allowing 6 hits and one unearned run with 6 Ks to get the win.
Sachen was also 2-4 at the dish with a double and 2 runs scored.
Sunrise Mountain 2 Apollo 1
Caleb Thomason threw a complete game as Sunrise Mountain edged Apollo 2-1.
Thomason allowed 4 hits and fanned 5.
Jarett Kellerhals was 2-3 for Sunrise.
Saguaro 5 Seton 2
Saguaro scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 6th to break a2-2 tie and take a 5-2 win over Seton catholic.
Tieg Newcombe punched out 10 in 5 1/3 innings and allowed only 3 hits and a solo run.
Jack Slominski was 3-4 with a double and 2 RBIs.
Salpointe 3 Canyon del Oro 1
Ray Aguilar tossed 4 scoreless innings , allwoing only 3 hits as Salpointe topped Canyon del Oro 3-1.
Mikey Villa and Romeo Ballesteros each had 2 hits for the Lancers.