Tuesday Apr 01 2008
Oakmont baseball downs Del Oro, Colfax tennis beats Mesa Verde
By: Journal Sports Staff
Oakmont tagged Del Oro starter Matt Terrien for five runs in the first two innings and never looked back, beating the Golden Eagles 10-4 Monday afternoon in a Sierra Foothill League game in Roseville. Terrien gave up seven runs on five hits in four innings in the loss. He walked four, hit one batter and struck out one. The Vikings led 5-0 after two innings before the Eagles scored their first runs in the top of the third. Oakmont (7-5, 2-2 SFL) put the game out of reach with a four-run fifth inning. Our offense tried to come back, but then they'd just get a couple more runs, Del Oro head coach Brett Lachemann said of the Vikings. Matt Leak went 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI for Del Oro. Jake Bews went 3-for-3 with an RBI and a stolen base. Oakmont starter Alex Brandt allowed three runs in five strong innings. He scattered six hits, walked one and recorded seven of the Vikings' 10 strikeouts. Del Oro (4-9, 2-2 SFL) hosts Granite Bay Wednesday at 4 p.m. Oakmont travels to Woodcreek. TENNIS Ashton Santee won 8-7 (7-2), 6-2 for his first match victory at No. 1 boys doubles this season in Forest Lake Christian's 7-3 loss to defending Golden Empire League champion Lindhurst Monday in Auburn. Other highlights for the Falcons included Caitlin Hanson and Jen Menary at No. 1 girls doubles, who remained undefeated with a 10-7 win. Amanda Timmerman and Courtney Turner teamed up to win 10-6 at No. 2 doubles. Siblings Christy and Scott Johnston fell 10-8 in a close mixed doubles match. Forest Lake (2-8, 1-6 GEL) hosts Encina Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. Colfax 9, Mesa Verde 0 at Colfax ” The Falcons cruised to improve to 6-1 overall and 3-1 in the Pioneer Valley League. Josh Parker won 6-1, 6-1 at No. 1 boys singles. Justin Witt won his No. 2 boys singles match, 6-1, 6-0. Heigi Graves and Keri Zajac won their respective No. 1 and No. 2 girls singles matches, both by scored of 6-0, 6-0. Emmanuel Orozco and Brendan Armstrong won 10-1 at No. 1 boys doubles. Mike Hinrichs and Steve Bosby won 10-3 at No. 2 boys doubles. Mari Katsura teamed up with Laura Zajac to win 10-2 at No. 1 girls doubles, while Rachel Fritz and Angela Ignoffo were 10-1 winners at No. 2. Alec Hopkins and Carissa Millanes won 10-1 at mixed doubles. Colfax hosts Whitney this afternoon at 3:30.