Prep roundup: Peternell pushes NU softball past Folsom
The Nevada Union softball team let the bats ring Monday, racking up 16 hits and 11 runs on its way to a five-run victory over Sierra Foothill League foe Folsom.
NU’s Lacey Peternell pitched the whole game, striking out nine along the way. Peternell also went 3-for-3 from the plate, including a double and four RBIs.
Adding to the offense for the Lady Miners were C.J. Ramos with two hits and two RBIs, Savannah Ozuna with two hits and two RBIs, Lexi Blackston with three hits and two RBIs, and Alex Scicluna with two hits. Emma Zoellin, Riley Newman, Alex Pussich and Orion Perez all had one hit each.
The Lady Miners (11-8-1, 3-3 SFL) take the diamond again today against Oak Ridge.
Granite Bay 1, Nevada Union 0
Nevada Union’s baseball team had a chance to grab a late lead against Granite Bay Monday, but failed to capitalize and the Grizzlies took advantage to win the first of a three-game series, 1-0.
With the game knotted at 0-0, NU loaded the bases in the top of the seventh inning with one out, but failed to bring a runner across. In the bottom half of the inning, Granite Bay loaded the bases with one out, but came through with a base hit against a drawn in Miners infield.
Chris Sardo takes the loss for NU despite a stellar effort on the mound. Sardo went 6 1/3 innings, allowed one unearned run, five hits, three walks and he struck out three.
The Miners spread out four hits, most notably a double by Sam Powell.
Nevada Union (8-11, 2-8 Sierra Foothill League) gets back at it Wednesday when they host Granite Bay at Ted White Field.
JV: Granite Bay 13, Nevada Union 1
The Grizzlies held the Miners to five hits and just one run Monday to take the opening game of the series.
Matt Hayward, Ty Trathen, Gary Menary, Tanner Wirick and Milton Kaplan each had one hit for NU.
NU takes on Granite Bay again Wednesday.
Forest Lake Christian 5,
Golden Sierra 3
The Falcons topped Golden Sierra for the second time this season Saturday, improving their overall record to 7-3.
Leading Forest Lake Christian was senior Kyle Soria.
he three-sport star pitched a complete game, allowed one earned run and struck out 11. He also shined from the plate, belting a home run and going 2-for-4 with two RBIs.
FLC also got strong offensive games from Kody Kennedy with two hits and Brett Soria with two hits.
Coaches may submit game reports by email at email@example.com or by phone at 530-477-4232. Deadline for submission is 9 p.m. Monday through Friday and 5 p.m. Sunday.
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It was a wild one at Hooper Stadium Friday night.