Mar Vista Baseball Team Wins Again 3 to 1 vs Mt Carmel. Plays in Semi-Finals of Lions Tournament Thursday
Mar 28, 2018 11:36PM
By Paul Spear
Mar Vista Baseball Team Wins Again 3 to 1 vs Mt Carmel. Plays in Semi-Finals of Lions Tournament Thursday.The Mar Vista Mariners defeated the Mt Carmel Sun Devils on Wednesday and is off to its best start ever under Head Coach (Manager), Allan Delos Reyes. Mar Vista now has 11 wins against just 1 loss and is playing in the Semi-Finals of the Lions Tournament on Thursday at Mt Carmel at 9:30 against an opponent that was not known at Press Time.
On Wednesday (today) the teams were deadlock in a pitcher dual all game. The Sun Devils scored first with its only run of the game in the 5th inning. However, the Mariners came back scoring all 3 of their runs in the 5th inning. During their 5th inning comeback Daniel Ortiz scoried a run and drove in another as the Mariners held on to get their 11th win of the season.
Congratulations to #2 Daniel Ortiz who was named as the Mar Vista Baseball Player of the Game. Ortiz pitched 7 innings and gave up just 1 earned run. Ortiz struck out 7 batters and was responsible for 2 of the Mariners' 3 runs. Also scoring for Mar Vista was Joel Castellon and J. Longworth. Elijah Burns, the winning pitcher for Mar Vista on Tuesday drove in the other run for the Mariners in the 5th inning.
Mar Vista Manager Delos Reyes said the Mariners starting pitcher for Thursday's game will be Sean Jones on Thursday when the Mariners play in the Semi-Finals of the Lions Tournament.
Wednesday Mariners Stats
|10||Jake Borst (Sr)||.333||3||3||0||1||0|
|11||Edmund King (Sr)||.000||3||3||0||0||0|
|14||Armando Garza (Sr)||.000||3||2||0||0||0|
|2||Daniel Ortiz (Sr)||.500||3||2||1||1||1|
|3||Elijah Burns (Sr)||.000||3||2||0||0||1|
|33||V. Herrera-Benitez (Sr)||.333||3||3||0||1||0|
|5||Joel Castellon (Sr)||.500||2||2||1||1||0|
|6||Zack Hastings (Jr)||.000||3||2||0||0||0|
|9||J. Longworth (Jr)||.000||3||2||1|
|2||Daniel Ortiz (Sr)||7||4||1||1||1||7|
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Paul Spear, Publisher, and Editor of Dig Imperial Beach