Sunrise Blasts Liberty in Rivalry Matchup
Sunrise Mountain proved to be a very rude host to their neighbors down Deer Valley Road as the Mustangs smoked Liberty 10-0.
Senior right hander Troy Balko was masterful, tossing a complete game 2 hitter and punching out 11 for the victory.
He out dueled fellow UNLV signee Isaiah Montoya, who was not at the top of his game. Montoya departed with 2 outs in the bottom of the first after allowing 4 runs.
Montoya was replaced by junior Arizona commit Chandler Murphy, but the Mustangs didn’t miss a beat, adding 3 more runs in the second to take a 7-0 lead.
Sunrise blasted out 14 hits on the day, with EJ Sua going 2-3 with a double, triple and 3 RBIs.
Jacob Stockton, Ethan Snodgrass, Caleb Thomoason, Trevor Pruitt and Balko all had 2 hit days for the ‘stangs.
Cactus Shadows traveled to Prescott and came home with a 10-2 victory.
Cruz Hamilton was 3-4 with 2 runs scored and an RBI.
Peyton McGregor was 2-4 with a bomb and and 3 RBIs.
Matt Bohnert tossed 5 scoreless innings to get the W, fanning 8 hitters and allowing only a solo hit.
Casteel took a 12-5 win over Northwest Christian.
Connor Hatch was 2-3 and scored 3 runs.
Dan Galvin and Marcus Lucas each drove in 2 runs for the Colts.
Freshman Isaac Rehfield earned the W on the hill, throwing 3 2/3 innings. CJ Glenn tossed 2 1/3 scoreless frames and Tyler Moore worked a scoreless 7th.
Mesa Mountain View moved to 4-1 on the season with a 2-0 blanking of Chandler High.
Mason Krause threw 5 shutout innings, allowing only 2 hits to earn the win.
John Neeley got the save with 2 scoreless frames
Erick Bahn had a solo homer for the Toros.
Orlando Luna had a grand slam, a double, and drove in 5 runs as Mesa High topped Copper Canyon 17-2 in 5 innings.
Luna also punched out 6 in 5 innngs of mound work to eanr the W.
Angel Reynoso was 2-2 with 4 steaks for the Jackrabbits.
Corona del Sol hammered Dobson 17-1 on Thursday afternoon.
The Aztecs, leading 3-0 after the first, sent 17 ment o the plate ina 12 run second inning to pull away.
CDS slapped out 20 hits in the 5 inning affair
Wyatt Berry was 3-3 with a double and triple.
Aaron Garcia got the win on the bump allowing 3 hits and a solo run.
Chase Webster drove in runs with a grand slam and a double as Mesquite crushed Desert Edge 11-1 in 6 innings.
Holden Breeze was 4-4 with a double and 2 runs cored.
David Watson got the mound win, allowing one run in 6 innings.
Shane Murphy threw a 6 inning, 2 hit shutout and punched out 7 as hamilton blanked Highland 10-0.
Tyler Wilson had a pair of doubles and Will Maxey was 2-3 with 3 RBIs for the Huskies.
Horizon scored 4 times in the second inning and held on for a 4-2 win over Perry.
Luke Francis scattered 5 hits over 5 1/3 innings to earn the W.
Bobby Koch drove in 2 runs for the Huskies.
Pinnacle blew open a 2-1 game with a 7 run second inning to defeat Desert Vista 12- in 5.
Luke Woods was 3-4 with 3 RBIs for the Pioneers.
Mason Gray fanned 10 batters in his 5 innings of mound work and allowed 3 hits.
Christian Dorset threw a complete game 2 hit shutout as Saguaro blanked Arcadia 4-0.
Clay Randall was 2-3 with 2 RBIs and Nick Barendrick was 2-3.
Nogales hammered out 12 hits and took advantage of errors and 7 walks to top Ironwood Ridge 10-3.
Marcel Bachelier was 2-3 with a double and 3 RBIs.
Mario Duarte was 3-3 on the day.
Markie Lopez and Miguel Vega combined on the bump for the victory
St. Mary’s pounded Moon Valley 14-0.
Joey Zubia had a pair of triples and drove in 5 runs for the Knights.
Jose Pacheco threw 5 shutout innings, allowing 3 hits with 7 Ks for the win.