Alameda Little League
Alameda Pediatric Dentistry Knights vs. Sinead Smyth, L.M.F.T. Rockhounds: David Costa led the Knights' offense with an over the fence home. Cuyler Shannon stole several bases and had an RBI single, while teammate Christopher Hynes made two unassisted put-outs and closed out the game on the mound. For the Rockhounds, Nathan Westlund had a double and two consecutive defensive outs. Miles Taylor contributed solid pitching and Chris Schneider made a great play at third base.
Stem to Stern Mudhens 12, Welcome Transportation Sea Dogs 8: For the Mudhens, Ricky Soderlund had a bases clearing double and Sean McClung had a key RBI late in the game. Defensively, Teddy Hernandez and Zack Rygg combined to throw out a runner at the plate. For the Sea Dogs, Rahul Sharma hit a two-run double and Cohen Ruport pitched two solid innings. Reeth Guha and Dylan Mochizuki had contributions on offense and defense.
Karin Fox, Harbor Bay Realty Bulls 8, Jodi D. Snyder, Psy.D. Comprehensive Neuropsychological Services Bats 6: Henry Pace and Logan Hinsberg led the Bats with two hits apiece. Adrian Kong, Owen Firestone, Dylan Hennecke and Nicholas Chan added hits, while Adam Hoepker pitched two solid innings. The Bulls strong pitching started with Luis Licea and was continued by Dylan Stewart, Nicolas Ignaszewski and Devin Casias. Bobby Goodman added a key hit and Justin Cala played solid defense in the Bulls first win of the season.
Parker and Sear's Orthodontics Muckdogs 9, Alameda Family Dentistry Grasshoppers 2: For the Muckdogs, Mitchell Wong hit a line drive that plated three runs. Turner Wasson and Mauricio Rosales contributed RBI singles. For the Grasshoppers, D.J. Yakura got the rally going while Logan Wilson and Jonathon Tai each drove in a run. William Kelly and Scanlan Derrick made key defensive plays.
Neptune Beach Pearl Blue Claws 7, Baron's Meat & Poultry Raptors 2: The Blue Claws were lead at the plate by Viktor Biczynski, who went 3 for 3 with two runs, while Shann Castro went 2 for 2 with a run scored. Defensively, Matt Wilson and Luke Freeman each had three put-outs. The Raptors were led by Jeevan Mahl, who went 2 for 2 with a run. Pierce Mauldin contributed with two hits and played strong defense.
Alameda Natural Grocery Volcanoes 12, Alameda Elks Lodge No. 1015 Mets 11: Both OB and Reed from the Mets hit safely twice. In right field, Colin Will made a diving catch and doubled up the runner at first base. Volcanoes Justin Thorne and Bilal Abraham led the defense during three consecutive shutout innings. Miles Murphy sparked the team with a lead-off single in the sixth inning. Devin Kaneshiro's two out, walk-off single scored John Marshall to complete the dramatic comeback.
Alameda Girls Softball Association
Maureen Shandobil Harbor Bay Realty Hericaines 9, Great Kids Educational Therapy Blue Lightning 9: Pitching and defense was strong on both teams. For the Blue Lightning, Andrea Jasso drove in an RBI and Briana St. Denis had a grand slam. Defensively, Carlin Shannon had a nice out, after catcher Elizabeth Legg threw to first base on a bunt attempt.