School sports roundup: Tech baseball starts season with a win


"We really looked good in the 800, 1,600 and 3,200". "It had been since 2014 (the last region championship)". We lost some good players from a year ago.

Now, on Monday, in front of their own fans, the "Junglists" will have a chance to overturn their 1-0 loss to Waterhouse in their first-leg semi-final clash, which was played last Monday in Drewsland.

For the tradition-rich Trojans, championships are the norm.

This Friday and Saturday, the University of Chicago men's and women's track and field teams will head west to Benedictine University to compete at the Benedictine Relays.

Booher is working with 16 athletes and said that is enough to fill each event and relay, but it will be hard to match up with deeper teams like Eastbrook and Oak Hill. We play at John Marshall. New Hope also had to learn a new set of opponents when it moved to Class 4A in the latest round of reclassification.

She did enjoy her singles win, however. "After the work bee we'll start the season that week". He allowed four hits and struck out nine Tuesday.

He replaces Chuck Babb who resigned last month after six seasons at the helm. "I don't think there's anything that compares to it". "With our offense, we are going to score some runs, so that makes the pitcher's job a little easier".

Scott launched a two-run home run in the second to extend the lead to 7-0.

The Commoners have won 27 of their 31 league fixtures so far, including all of their last nine, and have scored 101 league goals - the second most of anyone in the entire league - and conceded 27 - the fewest of anyone in Division One or the Premier Division - for an fantastic +74 goal difference.

"We're starting to play ball like I know we can".

Kierston Smith provided some early offensive fireworks after she belted a grand slam in the first inning.

School sports roundup: Tech baseball starts season with a win

Q: When did you start running track? For Spa Catholic: Victoria Alvord hit a double, Cassidy Hayner had the only home run of the evening, and Grace O'Reilly had 2 RBIs.

A ground-ball out three pitches later ended the game.

"Madison Purkey has come back a lot stronger than previous year and already has come close to a personal best in the indoor meets and cleared 4-8 (Tuesday)", Herniak said. "There are a lot of things that we have to get right come Monday night". He just has that confidence.

"It was very important playing on the big stage".

"I think something that is great about Caitlyn is that when she gets the opportunity she embraces the challenge", Safdar said. It has taught me not to take a single game for granted because tomorrow is not always guaranteed. "Again, whatever it takes". Madelyn Yoho singled, doubled and tallied two RBI. A sacrifice fly by Pounders and double by Bryce Braddock followed.

Walker said he is happy to have more teammates, as this year he is the only track athlete competing from Dayville School.

We used to text and call one another often and even hang out a lot.

In a subject, that at least in the CIF Sac-Joaquin Section, had its pros and cons, most coaches of foothill area schools were taking a "wait and see" attitude in the possibility of returning its teams to boys playing in the fall and girls in the spring. "This team has aspirations beyond this tournament".

"Sussex are a good side and there are plenty of good sides in Division Two", he said. Philosophically, we've chosen to be an offensive wrestling group where we're really aggressive on our feet. "I didn't really know where I was at and surprised myself a lot there".

"We have to take advantage when we're on top".