Red Mountain Blanks Mountain Pointe
Red Mountain 11 Mountain Pointe 0 (5 Inn)
Kai Murphy tossed 5 shutout innings and the Red Mountain offense hung a second inning 7 spot as the Lions eliminated Mountain Pointe 11-0 at Hohokam Stadium.
Murphy scattered 6 hits and punched out 5 to earn the W.
He also smashed a bases loaded triple to key the 7 run 2nd inning for the Lions.
Nate Campos was 3-3 with a double , 2 RBIs and 2 runs scored for RM.
Tanner Rice was 2-3 with 2 RBIs and cranked a 4th inning triple that hit high off the wall down the right field line to drive in a pair of runs and set the stage for the mercy rule win.
Liberty 8 Westwood 6
Liberty hung a 4th inning 6 spot and held on for an 8-6 win over Westwood in the 6A Tourney at Hohokam Stadium.
Luke Pauga launched a massive 3 run homer to left center field to the 6 run 4th.
Trevor Toland got the W on the mound, working 43 innings and allowing 5 hits and 2 runs. Carson Baker worked 4 innings in relief, allowing 6 hits and 4 runs.
Basha 11 Perry 8
Basha overcame 4 errors that led to 5 unearned runs to beat Perry and advance in the 6A tournamnet 11-8.
Ryland Zaborowsky was 3-4 with 4 RBIs for the Bears.
Ty Sifferman was 2-3 with a double, triple and 2 runs scored.
Cam Laliberte homered and was 2-4 with 2 RBIs and Bitner Workman was 2-3 with a double.
Blake Berrett tossed 6 innings to earn the win on the bump.
Desert Vista 5 Chandler 2
Eli Ankeney threw 6 innings with 9 Ks as Desert Vista topped Chandler 5-2.
Ankeney allowed 6 hits, walked 2 and gave up 2 runs, 1 of which was earned.
Dylan Cuenca was 3-3 with a homer and 3 RBIs.
Kaden Moore also went deep for the Thunder and was 3-4 with a double.
Hamilton 8 Queen Creek 2
Hamilton pounded out 10 hits and defeated Queen Creek 8-2.
Michael Brueser homered twice, including a grand slam and knocked in 5 runs on a 3-4 day.
Shane Murphy allowed only 2 hits in 6 innings on the hill and fanned 8 to get the W.
Corona del Sol 7 San Luis 1
Corona del Sol used an 11 hit attack to eliminate San Luis 7-1.
Matteo baker was 2-3 with a double and 3 RBIs.
Cade Verdusco, Bryan Webb and Hunter Haas all had 2 hits for the Aztecs.
Nick Schobinger tossed 5 innings for the W, allowing 4 hits and one run.
Mountain View 13 Skyline 6
Sean Rimmer went 4-4 with a homer and 6 RBIs as Mountain View defeated Skyline 13-6.
Dallas Wise worked 4 innings, allowing 2 runs and 2 hits to pick up the win.
Mountain Ridge 8 O’Connor 7
Mountain Ridge scored 4 runs in the top of the 7th inning to take an 8-7 win over O’Connor.
AJ Singer was 2-4 with a double and 4 RBIs.
Keegan Stankato was 3-3.
5A Tournament Results
Sunrise Mountain 3 Campo Verde 2
Sunrise Mountain scored a pair of runs in the top of the 7th inning to defeat Campo Verde 3-2.
Caleb Thomason scattered 5 hits over 6 innings on the hill and allowed 2 unearned runs for the win.
He also helped his cause with a solo homer.
Noah Thompson had a pair of doubles for the Mustangs.
Notre Dame 7 Casteel 6 (9 Inn)
Maguire Peterson cranked a 9th inning solo homer to give Notre Dame a 7-6 win over Casteel in the 5A tournament.
Peterson was 2-4 and scored twice.
Clayton Osmussen’s bases loaded triple was the key blow in a 6 run 3rd inning for the Saints.
Elmer Dessens threw 4 1/3 shutout innings in relief, allowing only 2 hits to pick up the W.
Desert Mountain 7 Paradise Valley 4
Desert Mountain scored 5 runs in the 4th inning and held off a late Paradise Valley rally to take a 7-4 win.
Zack Stewart was 2-3 with a double, triple and 2 RBIs.
Wes Kath doubled, scored twice and drove in 2 runs.
Paul Sachen had a solo homer and tossed 5 innings, alowoing 3 hits and one run with 6 Ks.
Horizon 5 Gilbert 2
Tony Sortino homered twice and was 3-3 with 3 RBIs and 2 runs scored to lead Horizon to a 5-2 win over Gilbert.
Sam Page worked 6 innings, allwoed 2 hits and one unearned run with 5 Ks to get the win.
Eli Young homered for Gilbert
Millennium 7 Williams Field 0
David Enriquez tossed a complete game shutout, allowing 5 hits with 7 Ks as Millennium blanked Williams Field 7-0.
Enriquez also droive in 2 runs and was 2-2 at th plate.
Nogales 11 Sunnyside 2
Nogales hammered out 18 hits and defeated Sunnyside 11-2.
Alec Acevedo threw 5 innings and allowed 6 hits and 2 runs for the W.
He also went 3-4 at the dish with an RBI.
Chuy Lopez was 4-5 with 2 doubles and 2 RBIs and Mario Duarte was 3-3.
Cactus Shadows 3 Sunnyslope 1
Matthew Bohnert tossed a complete game, scattering 6 hits and allowing one unearned run to lead Cactus Shadows to a 3-1 win over Sunnyslope.
Matt hall homered and Cole Caruso was 3-3 with a run scored.
Verrado 12 Apollo 2 (5 Inn)
Verrado used an 8 run 3rd inning to take a 12-2 mercy rule win over Apollo.
Rocky King punched out 8 in 4 1/3 innings and allowed 3 hits and one earned run to get the win.
He was also 2-3 at the plate with a triple and 4 RBIs.
Jake King doubled 3 times and drove in 3 runs.
4A Tournament Results
Mesquite 7 Flagstaff 1
TJ Clarkson threw 4 2/3 innings, allowing 3 hits and one run with 6 Ks to lead Mesquite to a 7-1 win over Flagstaff.
The Wildcats took advantage of 4 Flagstaff errors to score 4 unearned runs.
Holden Breeze and Jacob Henderson each had 2 hits for the ‘cats.
Saguaro 8 Greenway 2
Kai Inouye threw a complete game, allowing 3 hits and one earned run as Saguaro topped Greenway 8-2
The Sabercats pounded out 12 hits, with Jack Slominski, Trey Standifer (2 doubles), Cody Pock and Killu Davis all collecting 2 hits.
Canyon del Oro 11 Douglas 5
Canyon del Oro exploded for 6 runs in the bottom of the 5th inning and took an 11-5 win over Douglas.
Cory Bonstrom was 2-3 with 2 doubles and 3 RBIs. Andrew Stucky went 2-3 with a double and 3 RBIs.
Kiki Romero got thee win in relief with 2 1/3 innings of shutout ball
Lee Williams 10 Pueblo 1
Lee Williams jumped out to an early lead and cruised to a 10-1 win over Pueblo.
Matt Bathauer homered and went 2-3 with 2 RBIs and 2 runs scored. He also threw 3 1/3 innings, allowing 1 hit and one run with 6 punch outs.
Addis Guzman was 2-3 with a double and 4 RBIs.
Estrella Foothills 4 Prescott 3
Estrella Foothills scored a run in the top of the 7th inning on a balk to take a 4-3 win over Prescott.
Seth Sweet-Chick homered and also threw 2 2/3 innings on the hill.
Nate Morgan tossed 4 1/3 innings in relief and allowed 4 hits and one unearned run to get the W.
Vista Grande 10 Catalina Foothills 0 (5 Inn)
Marco Ozuna allowed one hit and punched out 6 in 5 innings on the hill as Vista Grande mercy ruled Catalina Foothills 10-0.
Anthony Garcia and Anthony Bolanos were both 3-3 with 2 doubles and 2 RBIs.
Salpointe 11 Thunderbird 1 ( 6 Inn)
Jaeden Swanberg worked 6 innings on the bump, allowing 5 hits and one run with 4 Ks to lead Salpointe to an 11-1 win over Thunderbird.
Ryan Grabosch was 2-4 with 3 RBIs.
Ian Ponce tripled and drove in 3 runs.
Cade McGee was 3-4 with a triple and 2 runs scored.