May 3 – Acalanes Baseball Scores a Season Sweep against Campo

The Dons Varsity baseball squad completed a regular season sweep over Campolindo after a 6-4 win at Campo on Tuesday. Josh Candau got the win on the mound and got relief help from Kevin McConnell who recorded 2 strikeouts in 2 1/3 innings of relief. Grant Young came in with the tying run on 2nd to record the final out for the save. Offensively, Jake Berry hit a 2 run home run to give the Dons the early lead. Ty Ewing went 2 for 4 including a home run to leftfield. Gavin Shipp and Tom Henderson each had a RBI.  The Dons improve to 18-2 overall and 8-0 in DFAL.

The Dons JV edged Campolindo 3-2 behind 4 strong innings by winning pitcher Grant Smith, and 2 2/3rds innings from Brian Merken who picked up the save.  Smith also had 2 hits while Rowell and Merken each drove in a run. Simon Oh was on base all 4 times. The Dons JV improves to 14-6.

John Whelehan