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Here’s a look at how some other local athletes with local ties fared recently at the college level:

BASEBALL

Gary Daley (Nevada Union, ’03); Cal Poly San Luis Obispo – The sophomore righthander pitched a one-hit, complete-game shutout – Cal Poly’s first nine-inning outing in two years – as the Mustangs blanked the University of Washington 6-0 in the second of a three-game series Saturday.



Daley (3-0 on the season) had seven strikeouts and walked two, while allowing only a sixth-inning single to right field. The one-hitter is the first for Cal Poly since moving into Division I play in 1995.

Justin Demé (Nevada Union, ’03); Sacramento State – The sophomore righthander gave up three runs on two hits and a walk in 2/3 innings of action in a 9-3 loss to Oregon State Saturday. Demé also pitched 1 1/3 innings an 8-2 loss to the Beavers on Friday, recording one strikeout while allowing no runs on one hit and one walk.




TRACK & FIELD

Matt Tyrrell (Bear River, ’01) Idaho State – The senior distance runner took first place in the 5,000 meter run of the California State University, Northridge Open and Invitational Saturday.

Tyrrell turned in a time of 14:55.37 for the win.

SOFTBALL

Christina Guerland (Bear River, ’03); Yale – The sophomore second baseman racked up three hits, including the game-winning RBI single in the sixth inning that gave Yale a 5-4 victory over Manhattan Sunday, as the Bulldogs split the non-league doubleheader in New York. Guerland went 1-for-3 in Sunday’s first game, a 10-2 loss for Yale.

Stephanie Johannsen (Nevada Union, ’01); Rutgers – The senior outfielder went 4-for-12 in five games at the University of Virginia’s Cavalier Classic in Charlottesville, Va. The Scarlett Knights (0-16) dropped all five games over the weekend, despite Johannsen hitting .333 with 3 RBIs and a run scored in the tournament.

Nicole Tunget (Bear River, ’04); Sierra College -The freshman pitcher threw a two-hit, complete-game shutout for the Wolverines 13-7) in an 8-0 win over Cosumnes River College on Thursday. Sierra College swept the twinbill, beating Cosumnes River 18-0 in the second game.

Michelle Mathis (Bear River, ’03); St. Mary’s (Calif.) – The sophomore infielder had a pair of singles, an RBI and a run scored in an 11-1 win over St. Francis (N.Y.) in the Gaels’ opening game of the San Jose State Spartan Classic Friday. Saturday’s second-round action of the tournament was postponed due to rain. Mathis was 1-for-5 hitting with a run scored on Wednesday, as St. Mary’s split a doubleheader with Utah Valley State.

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Have we missed anyone? If you know of a college/professional athlete with local ties, please contact Stacy Hicklin via e-mail at stacyh@theunion.com or by phone at 477-4244.


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