CHOWCHILLA -- Jonathan Schiesser doubled in the eighth inning and eventually came around to score on an error as the Chowchilla baseball team edged Golden Valley 9-8 in extra innings on Wednesday afternoon.
Andy Jurado helped Chowchilla (4-2) jump out to a 7-0 lead with a grand slam in the first inning on a 12-pitch at-bat.
Golden Valley (3-7) came back to take an 8-7 lead before Chowchilla tied the game in the bottom of the seventh and won it in the eighth.
“We gave up the lead, but we never gave up effort,” Chowchilla coach Kirk Delmas said. “The bench was loud and the players were into it the whole game.”
BUHACH COLONY 3
ATWATER -- Barry McKenna and Zachary Beard won singles matches for Atwater.
BUHACH COLONY 0
ATWATER -- Luz Perez and Jessica Cacabelos each scored first-half goals as Merced improved to 2-0 in the Central California Conference.
PITMAN 8, LOS BANOS 0
LOS BANOS -- Marissa Maribel scored three goals as Pitman cruised.
LE GRAND 3, DENAIR 0
le grand -- Ivana Barajas, Armida Medina and Marissa Marchini all scored for Le Grand (2-0 Southern League).
BUHACH COLONY 3, LIVINGSTON 0
LIVINGSTON -- Alex Molina pitched a no-hitter and finished with 11 strikeouts.
LE GRAND 8, DENAIR 2
LE GRAND -- Megan Thiel went 3 for 3 to lead LG to its first Southern League win.