Apr 26 – Baseball Sweeps Miramonte

Varsity:

The Dons Varsity baseball team beat Miramonte 7-1.  Ben Salquist pitched 6 strong innings and allowed just 2 hits. Daniel Kim, Gavin Shipp and Nick Taylor each collected 2 hits and drove in runs in the winning effort. Dons starting 3rd baseman Ty Ewing made his first pitching appearance and closed out the game by striking out 2 Miramonte hitters. The Dons improved to 16-2 and are ranked #1 in their division in the North Coast Section and 3rd overall in NCS.

Nick Taylor launches an RBI
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JV:

The Dons JV baseball team beat Miramonte 6-2 behind 6 strong innings from Grant Smith and one inning from Robby Rowell who closed out the game. Nicky Wixsom collected 2 hits including a 2 run double. Rowell and Smith each had 2 hits in the winning effort.

The JV Dons played a non-league game Wednesday and beat Piedmont
6-2. Josh Cerejo allowed just 1 run over 6 innings. Cole Christensen closed it out and struck out 3. Simon Oh drove in 2 runs for the Dons JV squad who improved to 12-6.

John Whelehan