MVHS Hosting Boys Baseball & Girls Softball CIF Playoff Games Today
May 23, 2017 10:47AM
By Paul Spear
Mariners Boys Baseball Team Rides 6 Games Winning Streak into Today's CIF Playoff Opener. The Mariners Girls Softball Team Looks to Rebound Vs Mission Hills after Loss to La Jolla Friday.Boys:
The Mariners Baseball Team Looks to Ride Momentum of 6 Game Winning Streak into CIF Playoffs in its 3:30pm game today at Mar Vista High School. The MVHS Boys Baseball Team has won six straight games sweeping home and away games series starting with Castle Park, then Southwest SD and last week against Sweetwater High School.
The Mariners rode the 6 game winning streak to end up finishing in 2nd Place in the South Bay League with a 9-3 record and 17-11 for the season behind long time head coach Allan Delos Reyes.
The strong finish enabled the Mariners baseball team to earn a 6th seed in the CIF Division IV Playoffs and will have a home game Tuesday at 3:30pm on the baseball field at Mar Vista High School.
The Mariners Girls Softball Team Plays at Home against Mission Bay on Tuesday in a CIF Playoff Game starting at 3:30pm. The Mariners were Upset on Friday by La Jolla 7-2.
After getting a second seed in the CIF Tournament and winning their first CIF Playoff game against Monte Vista 6-0 on Wednesday last week, the Mariners lost to La Jolla 7-2 in a game played at Mar Vista on Friday. The Mariners had an off day according to Coach Terry Garcia. However, Coach Garcia still feels very good about their chances going into Tuesday's game against Mission Bay which will be played at 3:30pm on the Mar Vista High School Girls Softball Field.
There were some highlights of the game that the girls can build on. Two runs came from home runs that went over the fence. Both home runs were hit by Freshman, Erika Sanchez. Also, Sophomore Jazmyne Gomez pitched a great game only giving up 3 earned runs.###