9-10 Team Remains Undefeated
The Cactus Foothills South 9-10 All-Star Team moved to 3-0 in the State Tournament with a 9-2 victory over previously undefeated Coronado (Tucson) on Monday night. Grant Richardson started on the mound for CFS, throwing 3.2 shutout innings while striking out 5. Zach Valentine struck out 2 in 1.1 innings of scoreless work in relief. Landry Harkless closed the game for South. Offensively, Jayden Bahoura led the South with 3 hits. Luke Newman drove in 3 runs on 2 hits. Tanner Jacob and Landry Harkless also contributed 2 hits each for CFS. With the victory, the 9-10 team moved its overall record in All-Star play to 10-0 having outscored its opponents 168-6.
9-10 Team Wins Opener
The Cactus Foothills South 9-10 All-Star Team opened State Tournament play with a 13-0 victory over Lake Havasu City South on Wednesday night. Connor Benson started on the mound for CFS and threw three shutout innings, striking out 6. Grant Richardson came on in the fourth inning and completed the shutout for CFS. Offensively, the team got hits from 8 different players, including a 2-hit game from Kobe Bowen. Zach Valentine got the scoring started for CFS with a bases-loaded hit in the second inning. Grant Richardson scored 3 runs and Landry Harkless added a fourth inning triple that helped seal the victory for CFS. After the game, Manager Aerin Jacob expressed his appreciation for everyone who came out and supported the team: “It was awesome to see all the highlighter in the crowd supporting the kids!
9-10 Team Set for State Tournament Play
The Cactus Foothills South 9-10 All-Star Team begins play in the State Tournament tonight at 7:45pm with a game against Lake Havasu South. All of the team’s pool play games will be played at PV North’s field at Liberty Elementary School (5125 E. Marilyn Road – between Greenway and Acoma).
Please put on your highlighter gear and come out to support these boys in the State Tournament!