P-Rod hits 3 home runs for Cerritos

first_imgCerritos sophomore catcher Phillip Rodriguez hit three home runs and finished with seven RBI to lead the Falcons to a 9-0 victory at Compton in a South Coast Conference game on Thursday. With Rodriguez providing so much offense, freshman right hander John Ortega cruised, notching 14 strikeouts in seven innings for the victory. Mt. San Antonio 9, LBCC 0 (five innings): Mt. SAC had three home runs, while the Vikings managed just two hits. Sophomore center fielder Linda Diller had both hits for LBCC (6-8, 1-1). She was 2 for 3 and added a stolen base. Shortstop Francesca Gonzales and first baseman Jessica Westervoorde both launched two-run home runs for Mt. SAC (17-2, 2-0), and third baseman Mandy Pongs added a solo shot. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! Freshman shortstop Jerry Pena went 2 for 4 for the Falcons (16-4, 4-0). LBCC 12, El Camino 5: Freshman Keith Chipman (Lakewood High) was perfect through five innings and got the win, going seven innings and allowing three runs to lead LBCC (13-8, 3-1) in the SCC game. center_img Third baseman Mark Ruiz and right fielder Daniel Prieto each went 3 for 5 for the Vikings. Cypress 5, Fullerton 1: Freshman right-hander Alex Curry pitched a complete game, allowing one run, with 10 strikeouts and one walk. Freshman left fielder Michael Nesbitt had a two-run homer, and freshman second baseman Wayne Larcom went 3 for 4 with a double, RBI and run to lead Cypress (14-17, 2-2) in the Orange Empire Conference game. L.A. Harbor 10, Pasadena CC 6: Sophomore outfielder Chris Valencia had a three-run home run and went 4 for 5 with four RBI, and sophomore third baseman Steve Carillo went 3 for 5 run, with RBI to lead Harbor (10-9, 3-0) in the SCC game. Softball last_img read more