May 16 – Wednesday Sports

In yesterdays action…
It was “Goose egg day” for the Dons.
The baseball team defeated Miramonte HS 2-0 to improve their DFAL record to 8-3 and their overall record to 17-6.
The softball team defeated Miramonte HS 7-0 to improve their DFAL record to 7-4 and their overall record to 15-7.

In todays action…
The boys lacrosse team plays at Clayton Valley HS at 7:00 in the first round of the NCS playoffs.

Yesterdays individual standouts…
Baseball           Andrew Merken threw 9 strikeouts as the winning pitcher. Scott Ericksen and Jack Veasey each went 1 for 2.
Softball            Natalie Goepel threw 6 shutout innings, giving up 1 hit, while striking out 10 batters as the winning pitcher raising her record to 15-7.  At the plate, Goepel went 2 for 4, with 2 doubles, and RBI and a run scored. Mia Monopoli went 2 for 4, with a homerun, a triple, an RBI and 2 runs scored. Jamie Jacobs went 4 for 4, with 2 RBIs, 2 runs scored and a double.

R. Takahashi