Nick Hernandez struck out Centennial’s No. 3 hitter Kyle Horton with the bases loaded in the bottom of the sixth, and Bishop Gorman’s baseball team held on for a 7-5 road victory over the Bulldogs to move into the championship game of the Sunset Region baseball tournament.
The Pirates now have won three straight playoff games, including a 6-4 home victory over Boulder City on Thursday, sending them to the Class 3A Southern Region championship game.
Needles’ Dillon Darrow got a groundout with runners at the corners in the bottom of the seventh as the Mustangs edged Laughlin 7-6 in the Class 2A Southern League tournament at Mountain View on Thursday.
Kyle Hall’s three-run homer supported an offensive outburst in Coronado’s 12-5 road upset over top-seeded Green Valley in a winners’ bracket semifinal of the Class 4A Sunrise Region baseball tournament on Wednesday.
Zack Simon threw a complete game, and Tanner Wright drove in five runs as Centennial’s baseball team knocked off visiting Desert Oasis 11-2 in a winners’ bracket semifinal of the Sunset Region baseball tournament.
Moapa Valley’s baseball team converted seven of nine stolen-base attempts and took advantage of five errors on Wednesday to pull away for a 12-4 home win over Mojave in the Class 3A Southern Region semifinals.
Twenty-nine years passed between state baseball titles for Basic High when a team led by 10 seniors won last year’s Division I crown, a magical run that united a school and its alumni in a manner only sports can.
Garett Lake drove in the go-ahead run in the fifth inning and picked up the save after pitching two innings as the fourth-seeded Coronado baseball team held on for a 7-3 home win over No. 5 seed Liberty on Tuesday.
Jack Sellinger induced a game-ending 1-6-3 double play as the Spring Valley baseball team held on for a 5-4 road victory over Palo Verde in the Sunset Region tournament.
On a two-strike count, senior Elijah Glaze lined a double into left field to score batterymate Scott Wilson with no outs in the seventh inning and lift the Rattlers to a 5-4 victory over visiting Chaparral, for the school’s first home playoff win.
Manny Llamas, 24, graduated from Rancho in 2011 and has the Rams poised to make a strong postseason run as they begin the Class 4A Sunrise Region tournament on Tuesday.
Lucas Dockery’s ground-out scored Jacob Ortega with the go-ahead run in the bottom of the sixth inning, and Faith Lutheran rallied for a 3-2 victory over visiting Moapa Valley on Saturday in the regular-season finale for both teams.
The schedules and results (when available) for Southern Nevada’s region baseball tournaments are here.
Palo Verde’s Dylan Orlando blasted a pair of two-run homers to untie the game Friday, and the Panthers held on to beat visiting Cimarron-Memorial, 9-8.