Thursday, April 20, 2017
Walnut High School
West Covina High School
West Covina Bulldogs Jumps Out To Early Lead In Victory Over Walnut
West Covina Bulldogs grabbed an early lead on its way to a 10-4 victory over Walnut on Thursday.
West Covina Bulldogs scored on a home run by Alyssa Maldonado in the first inning, a double by Nadya Orozco in the first inning, a groundout by Taylor Graciano in the first inning, a error in the first inning, and a groundout by Orozco in the second inning.
Walnut scored three runs in the fifth inning, but West Covina Bulldogs still managed to pull out the victory.
Walnut scored its runs on a double by A Joyner.
Walnut captured the lead in the first inning.
An error scored one run for Walnut.
West Covina Bulldogs took the lead for good with six runs in the first inning. In the first Alyssa Maldonado homered off of L Mercado, driving in one run, Nadya Orozco doubled off of Mercado, driving in one run, Taylor Graciano grounded out, scoring one run, and there was an error, scoring three runs.
Walnut scored three runs in the fifth inning.
Walnut scored its runs on a double by Joyner.
Orozco earned the win for West Covina Bulldogs. She went four and two-thirds innings, surrendering four runs, three hits, and striking out four. Trinity Garcia recorded the last seven outs to earn the save for West Covina Bulldogs.
C Tucker took the loss for Walnut.
She pitched four and a third innings, surrendering two runs, three hits, and striking out one.
Mercado started the game for Walnut. She pitched one and two-thirds innings, giving up eight runs, and four hits.
West Covina Bulldogs collected seven hits. Maldonado and Clarissa Cruz each collected multiple hits for West Covina Bulldogs. Cruz and Maldonado all had two hits to lead West Covina Bulldogs.
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