Photo by Bruce Jacobsen
RIDGECREST - The Marauder baseball team won the second game in 10 innings against Cerro Coso, 11-9, after dropping the first to the Coyotes, 10-5, Saturday afternoon at Cerro Coso College.
Blake Leidholdt hit his first home run of the season, a solo shot in the top of the seventh inning, however, the Marauders were trailing 10-4 before the home run. Leidholdt was 2-for-4 with one RBI and one run scored, but he struggled on the mound after allowing 10 runs on 11 hits.
Leidholdt continued his hot hitting in the second game after finishing 4-for-6 with four RBI. Trevor Morrison also added four hits and finished with three RBI and two runs. Kyle Lathrop was 3-for-7 with three runs scored and one RBI. Jorge Villalobos added three hits for AVC.
With the score tied 9-9 entering the top of thew 10th inning, Anthony Parisi doubled to right field to score Morrison putting the Marauders up 10-9. Stanton then singled which scored Parisi to put AVC up by two. Andrew Elliott picked up the win in relief for the Marauders.