• SophomoresChet Allison
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drove in a run each with a triple and single to highlight a three-run sixth inning as The Bee’s third-ranked Clovis rallied from a 3-2 deficit to defeat No. 1 Buchanan 5-3 in the TRAC.Zac Whittaker
earned the win and yet another sophomore,Dom Liberta
, closed for his seventh save as the Cougars denied the Bears an outright league title — for now. Buchanan (24-4, 11-2), also ranked No. 2 in the state by Cal-Hi Sports, will close the regular season with two games against Clovis North next week. Clovis (20-9, 9-4) will finish with a pair against Clovis West.
• Fresno State-boundAlec Gamboa
, a senior left-hander, pitched a six-hitter and struck out 12 — including six straight to end the game — andFernando Galindo
went 4 for 4, including a two-run homer, as No. 7 Madera won 3-1 at No. 5 Edison in the CMAC. The Coyotes and Tigers, each at 10-3, trail No. 9 Bullard (11-2) by a game with two remaining. The Knights, driving to the wire having recently lost their top pitchers,Jacob Pizzo
(elbow) andBrady Barcellos
(broken wrist), for the season with injuries, had heretofore relieverZach Barnard
give up one hit in six innings andGreg Weaver
each drive in two runs in a 6-1 win over Sanger.
pitched a three-hitter with eight strikeouts, tripled and drove in two runs as Fresno clinched no worse than a tie for the NYL title with a 6-0 win over McLane. The Warriors, at 12-1 in the league, have a two-game lead with two games remaining over Reedley, which beat Hoover 5-3 asMatt Salas
went 3 for 3 with a home run, double and three RBIs.
• On Senior Night, Caruthers’ seniorsElijah Clark, Matt Edlund, Ryan Duff, Albert Gonzalez, Christian Arredondo, Brayden Trigueiro
each pitched one inning while no-hitting Riverdale 14-1 in the West Sequoia League. Further,Clark
went 2 for 2 and scored three times,Arredondo
went 3 for 4 with a double, two runs and three RBIs, andGonzalez
each had two hits.
reached on an error and scored on a fielder's choice grounder byAaliyah Cuevas
in the bottom of the fifth inning as unranked Madera edged Sanger 1-0 to knock the Apaches from a share of first place in the CMAC. No. 8 Bullard, which beat Memorial 19-10 asLogan Kolehmainen
got her first pitching victory, leads the conference at 7-1.
• Central senior infielderDerick Kuhn
signed a National Letter of Intent to play baseball for NAIA Simpson University of Redding.