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Lady Mariner's Softball Team Undefeated in Early Season Play. MVHS Lady Mariners Win Monte Vista Gold & Silver Invitational Tournament Championship!

Mar 12, 2017 09:06PM ● By Paul Spear

Lady Mariner's Softball Team Undefeated in Early Season Play. Mar Vista High School Lady Mariners Win the Monte Vista Gold & Silver Invitational Tournament Championship!


The Lady Mariners opened their season playing their first game on March 3rd at home against San Ysidro in the Monte Vista Gold & Silver Invitational Tournament. They soundly defeated San Ysidro 21-3.

Continuing on in the tournament, their next game they went up against Lincoln High School 
and continued to roll with another strong game winning 29-2.

High Tech High CV was next and they played well coming away with their third victory winning 22-12.

Escondido Charter was their next opponent in the tournament and they defeated Escondido Charter with another trouncing 14-0  to place them into the semi-champion round of the tournament.

With a record of 4 and 0, they played on Saturday against Calvary Christian Academy where the Mariners came away with a 14 - 2 victory and a seat for the championship game up against Monte Vista scheduled for today.

In the championship game the Mariners took a quick 2-0 lead, but lost that lead in the top of the 5th with a score of 3-2 Monte Vista. The Lady Mariners never gave up and quickly responded to that in the bottom of the 5th with 2 more runs, putting MVHS in the lead 4-3. In the top of 6th the Mariners held Monte Vista scoreless and came back with some powerful bats to score 9 runs in the bottom of the 6th ending the game with a 10 run mercy rule. Winning the Final Championship Game by a score of 13 to 3 and making the Mar Vista High School Lady Mariners the Monte Vista Gold & Silver Invitational Tournament Champs! They improved their record to 6 and 0 on the season! 

 All tournament players: Emily Leslie, Julianna Angeli and Jazmyne Gomez. All tournament MVP Abigail Rivera.

A big thanks to MVHS Coach 
Tracey Garcia for her help with this article!

Go Mariners!
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