Skyline Eliminates Desert Ridge
Skyline jumped out to a 7-0 lead and cruised in for an 11-3 win over Desert Ridge in a 6A play-in game at Hohokam Stadium.
Cole Yocum got the win on the mound wit 5 strong innings, allowing 5 hits with 6 Ks.
He also went 3-4 at the plate with 2 doubles and 2 RBIs.
The Coyotes hammered out 14 hits, with AJ Herrerra, Kade York, Josh Gonzales and Cole Lopez all having 2 hits.
Matt Shaw went 3-3 for Ridge in a losing effort.
Millennium 11 Pinnacle 6
# 24 seed Millennium traveled to Pinnacle and upset thw #9 Pioneers 11-6.
Alex Figueroa was 3-4 with a double and knocked in 4 runs.
Cole Tofil was 3-3 with 3 runs scored and Tanner Thomason had a solo home run.
Brophy 7 Horizon 2
Brophy pounded out 11 hits en route to a 7-2 win over Horizon.
Michael Diaz was 2-3 with a homer and 3 RBIs for the Broncos.
Sean Cooper, Troy Weinstein, and Will Worthington all had 2 hit games.
Stephen Buckel threw 6 2/3 innings, allowing 6 hits for the W.
Desert Vista 10 Trevor Browne 0 (6 Inn)
Eli Ankeney punched out 8 in 5 innings of shutout work as Desert Vista blanked Trevor Browne 10-0 in 6 innings
Brandon Schlabach was 2-3 with 2 runs scored and 2 RBIs.
Jack Malone was 2-2 with a double, and 3 runs scored and Jacob Cavaleri added a pair of hits.
Desert Mountain 9 Gilbert 7
Jack Silverman smoked a walk off 2 run homer in the bottom of the 7th to send Desert Mountain to a 9-7 win over Gilbert.
Silverman was 4-4 on the day and also doubled.
Andre Alvarado was 2-4 with a homer and 4 RBIs.
Bryce Ulm went deep for Gilbert twice.
Mountain Pointe 11 Cibola 3
Jonny Weaver went 4-4 with 4 RBIs to lead Mountain Pointe to an 11-3 win over Cibola.
Nick Wallerstedt tossed 5 shutout innings to earn the W. He also went 2-4 at the plate with a triple and 3 steaks.
Perry 3 Tucson 1
Ty Pohlmann and Cade Christopherson combined on the mound as Perry edged Tucson High 3-1.
Pohlman fanned 7 and allowed only 2 hits and a solo run in 4 innings to get the win.
Christopherson tossed 3 shutout innings in relief for the save.
Campo Verde 13 Desert Edge 0 (5 Inn)
Campo Verde pounded out 13 hits and used an 8 run 3rd inning to mercy rule Desert Edge 13-0.
Camden Vasquez was 3-4 and scored 3 runs for the Coyotes.
Hayden Whalen was 3-3 with a double and 3 RBIs.
Asher Hagemeister allowed only 3 hits in 5 shutout innings on the mound to pick up the win. Kellis 12 Marana Mountain View 6
Kellis used three 4 run innings to take a 12-6 win over Mountain View in a 5A play in game.
Justin Flebbe homered twice and drove in 3 runs.
Jonny Ornelas was 3-4 with a double, homer and 4 RBIs.
Kameron Schreiber added a solo homer.
Williams Field 14 Willow Canyon 4 (5 Inn)
Williams Field scored in all 5 innings and took a 14-4 mercy rule win over Willow Canyon.
Nic Cupp was 4-4 with a pair of doubles and 4 RBIs.
Talon Brown tossed 4 1/3 innings for the W.
Cienega 5 Independence 4
Cienega pushed a pair of runs across in the bottom of the 7th and defeated Independence 5-4.
Steven Sandate was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to drive in the walk off game winner. He also had a second inning 2 run bomb for the Bobcats
Wyatt Wingstad threw 5 innngs with 8 Ks and had a pair of hits.
Jacob Ortiz got the win in relief with 2 scoreless frames.
Ironwood Ridge 10 Vista Grande 2
Ironwood Ridge used a 5 run 5th inning to pull away and take a 10-2 win over Vista Grande.
Shane Erickson, Romeo Reiff, and Cory Buechler all had 2 hits.
Nate Baez homered for the Hawks.
Chaparral 13 Deer Valley 11
Chaparral eliminated Deer Valley in a sloppy play in game 13-11.
Deer Valley pitching walked 9 batters, while the Firebirds issued 7 free passes.
Chap prevailed despite making 6 errors while DV kicked sit 3 times.
Trevor Long had a triple, homer and 4 RBIs for Chap.
Apollo 6 Sunnyslope 5
Apollo scored 3 time in the top of the 7th to take a 6-5 win over Sunnyslope.
Manny Macias was 2-3 with a double and 2 RBIs, and tossed 2 scorless innings in relief for the win on the hill.
Greenway 6 Flagstaff 5
Greenway used a 4 run 7th inning to take a 6-5 win on the road at Flagstaff High.
James Gamble was 3-4 with a homer and 3 RBIs for the Demons.
Marcos de Niza 6 Douglas 2
Matt Bercovich was 3-4 with a apir of doubles and 2 RBIs to lead Marco to a 6-2 win on the road at Douglas.
Eric Oden tossed a complete game with 8 Ks.
Saguaro 8 Prescott 5
Sophomore Joel Rubin cranked a 3 run homer to highlight a 5 run 7th inning as Saguaro took an 8-5 win over Prescott.
Rubin was 2-2 at the plate.
Nick Barendrick went 2-3 with 2 doubles and 2 runs scored.
Ryan Cowdrey and Jack Slominski combined on the bump.
Coconino 7 Washington 6 (8 Inn)
Kyle Casados doubled in the eventual winning run in the top of the 8th inning to give Coconino a 7-6 win over Washington in 8 innings.
Jake Plecas had a pair of doubles for Coconino.
St. Mary’s 3 Higley 1
Jose Pacheco tossed a complete game, scattering 6 hits with 9 punches as St. Mary’s dropped Higley 3-1
Dom Zubia was 2-3 and knocked in 2 runs for St Mary’s
Mingus 9 Bradshaw Mountain 8
Mingus eliminated Bradshaw Mountain 9-8.
Justin Tanner threw 5 1/3 innings for the W, and went 3-4 at the plate with a double.
Cactus Shadows 7 Buckeye 1
Matt Bohnert threw 6 shutout innings with 8 Ks as Cactus Shadows dropped Buckeye 7-1.