Seth Moranda homered and Ryan Anderson beat Haden Hinkle in a duel of two-hitters as Buchanan nipped Madera 1-0 to advance to today's championship of the Coca-Cola Classic.
Kurt Rathjens, a senior left-hander, gave up one hit in six innings and struck out eight, and Marquise Cooper went 3 for 3, scored twice, drove in two runs and stole two bases as Edison blanked Tulare Western 8-0 in the Coca-Cola Classic.
Blake Gimbarti hit a two-run homer, doubled and drove in three runs as El Diamante defeated Merced 14-9 in the Coca-Cola Classic.
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Kacy Moritz threw a three-hit shutout and Kapri Angotti, a four-year starting center fielder, went 5 for 6 while improving her batting average to .625 as Clovis defeated Phoenix, Ariz.-based teams Mountain Pointe, 7-0, and Sandra Day O'Connor, 10-6, in the MaxPreps Tournament of Champions in Phoenix.