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Vanden gets easy softball win over Vallejo

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From page B1 | April 10, 2014 |

FAIRFIELD — The Vanden High softball team only needed five innings to take down Solano County Athletic Conference foe Vallejo as it won 12-1, Wednesday.

Freshman Hope Bradner had the big bat for the Vikings (8-4, 4-1 SCAC) as she drove in five runs, going 3 for 4 with two doubles and a home run that went over the left center wall.

Korie Corral was 2 for 3 with a walk and an RBI, while Sam Carter was 2 for 3 with an RBI. Vanden’s other RBIs came from Bailey Tingley, Hailie Sheppard and Alexis McMahon with two RBIs and a triple.

Tingley pitched the complete game, allowing one run on six hits with two strikeouts.

The Vikings travel to Bethel, Friday.

Benicia 23, Fairfield 0: At Fairfield, the Falcons (1-10, 0-9 SCAC) could only manage singles by Adriana Lopez and Mariah Anderson in a loss to the Panthers.

Fairfield plays at Vallejo, Friday.

Vintage 14, Armijo 1: At Fairfield, the Indians (6-4, 2-3 Monticello Empire League) managed five hits but struck out 16 times against the second-place Crushers.

Alexandra Azzopardi led Armijo at the plate by going 2 for 3, while Mariah Kalamaras was 1 for 3 and scored the Indians’ only run.

Destiny Blueford was Armijo’s losing pitcher as she allowed five runs in four innings with three strikeouts.

The Indians host Napa, Friday.

Buckingham 8, Faith Christian 2: At Yuba City, the Knights (5-4, 4-1 SMAL) got a five-hitter from Alexis Galvan, who threw just 56 pitches in seven innings.

Galvan allowed just one earned run and struck out three.

Galvan was also 3 for 4 at the plate with a triple and two RBIs, Natalie Gomez was 3 for 4 with two RBIs and Alex Hammond was 2 for 4 with a double and three RBIs.

Buckingham’s next scheduled game is April 25 against New Life Christian of Olivehurst.

Prep track & field

Vanden sweeps Vallejo

FAIRFIELD — The Vanden High track team faired well as it hosted Vallejo, with the varsity boys winning 98-29 and the varsity girls prevailing 83-44, Wednesday.

Double winners for the varsity boys were Tyler Koss, who won the 400- and 200-meter dashes, and Jacque Henderson, who won the 800 and 3,200.

Alex Jenks was a double winner for the girls as she won the 1600 and 800, while Mailia Bryant won the 400 and 200.

The JV girls defeated the Apaches 64-0, while the JV boys won 94-23.

The Vikings next compete in the Lancer Invitational at Rancho Cordova, April 19.

Prep badminton

Mustangs, Indians continue their winning ways

VACAVILLE — The Rodriguez High badminton team continued its dominance in the Monticello Empire League with a 13-2 thumping of Wood, Wednesday.

The Mustangs did most of their damage in the singles as they only dropped one match.

Bianca Cortez, Raiza Balancio, Janelle Sandhu, Lei Paeste, Nicole Vu and Angelica Dagcuta were double winners for Rodriguez.

The Mustangs host Vacaville, Friday.

Armijo 15, Vintage 0: At Fairfield, Serenity Liew, Geraldine Tiongson, Donna Tran, Akena Reyes, Noni Guevara, Anna Cardoso, Angelica Roxas and Stephanie Weber were all double winners for the Indians (9-2, 8-1 MEL).

The only match to go three games was at No. 3 singles as Tran rallied to win 14-21, 21-17, 21-8.

Armijo hosts Napa, Friday.

Prep boys tennis

Armijo cruises to MEL win over Wood

FAIRFIELD — The Armijo High boys tennis team stayed unbeaten in the Monticello Empire League by cruising to a 9-0 win over Wood, Wednesday.

Erik San Miguel picked up a 6-0, 6-0 win at No. 6 singles for the Indians (14-1, 10-0 MEL), while John Guino and Matthew Sek won 6-2, 6-1 at No. 1 doubles.

Armijo plays at home against Rodriguez in a makeup match Thursday and heads to Napa to take on Vintage, Friday.

Prep swimming

Rodriguez splits its meets with Vintage

NAPA — The Rodriguez High swim teams split their meets with Vintage, Wednesday, the boys winning 94-82, the girls losing 138-45.

Sebastian Cineas (200-yard freestyle, 500 free) and Noah Strong (200 individual medley, 100 free) won two events for the boys.

Midori Dobson was second in both the 200 IM and the 100 breaststroke for the girls, while Camille Long was second in the 100 free.

The Mustangs swim at Vacaville, Wednesday.

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