Tuesday’s softball highlights
KERMAN EASTER CLASSIC
Tournament Most Outstanding Pitcher Anisah Navarro fired a five-hitter and helped her cause with a first-inning RBI single that led Selma over The Bee’s Central Section No. 15-ranked Sanger 2-0 for the Kerman Easter Classic title. MVP Alisha Marshall also had a run-scoring single in the first for the Bears, who are ranked No. 1 in Division IV. Marshall finished 3 for 4. Jackie Plaza and Aly Cerda were named all-tournament for the Bears, who are now 16-0.
FOWLER EASTER CLASSIC
Freshman pinch-hitter Jacq Torres led off the bottom of the sixth inning with a single, freshman Sarah Clay sacrificed pinch-runner Mandy Ornelas to second and Katie Reisdorfer hit a two-out RBI double to send Washington past Fowler 5-4 in the championship game of the Fowler Easter Classic. Tournament MVP Mikayla Deigan stranded the tying run at third in the top of the seventh, capping off a 6-0 tournament with 40 strikeouts in 29 innings. Washington won its 12th straight Fowler tournament game.
Tuesday’s baseball highlights
SAN DIEGO LIONS TOURNAMENT
tossed a complete game with six strikeouts andGreg Weaver
hit a three-run homer as Bullard defeated Del Norte-San Diego 9-1.
FRESNO EASTER CLASSIC
• Clovis lost 3-2 to Cosumnes Oaks, allowing an RBI single up the middle with two outs in the bottom of the seventh and runners at first and second base. Cougars pitcherDarby Tatum
pitched 62/3 innings in the loss and teammateJeremy Garcia
batted 2 for 3 with an RBI.
sparked a three-run eighth with a sacrifice fly that pushed in the go-ahead run as Memorial defeated Chowchilla 7-4 in extra innings. Machado finished with three RBIs.
• BehindAlec Gamboa’s
two-hit shutout, Madera defeated Clovis East 1-0.Nick Zamora
drove in the only run.
batted 2 for 3 and drove in four runs as Buchanan pounded Bella Vista 16-4.
each drove in two runs as Kerman took care of North 11-1 in six innings.
• Edison scored twice in the eighth inning at home, received three RBIs fromIsaiah Haddad
and a triple, double and two RBIs fromAdrian Galarza
to defeat Foothill-Pleasanton 9-7.
• Clovis West handed Oak Ridge its first loss of the season, winning 5-4 behindAustin Johnson’s
complete game. Oak Ridge (10-1) was ranked 11th in the state by CalHiSports.Ryan Nelson
batted 2 for 3 with an RBI for the Golden Eagles. Clovis West (11-6) also blanked Stockdale 1-0 asTyler Ewell
struck out seven in a complete game.Jon Schafer
drove in the lone run. The Eagles advance to the semifinals today against Elk Grove.
SELMA GREATER KIWANIS
Four teams are in the running for the Selma Greater Kiwanis championship, which will be played at 6 p.m. today at Selma High.
Those teams are Selma and Sequoia-Redwood City, who are each 2-0, and Sierra and Chavez, who are each 2-0-1. Selma and Sequoia will resume a suspended game at 9 a.m. today.