Boys Varsity Baseball · Capuchino Mustangs Varsity Clinches Lead In Eighth Inning To Defeat Menlo School

Capuchino Mustangs Varsity ran off with the lead late in the game in a 3-1 victory over Menlo School on Friday. The game was tied at one with Capuchino Mustangs Varsity batting in the top of the eighth when Leo Espinoza tripled on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs.

The pitching was strong on both sides. Capuchino Mustangs Varsity pitchers struck out seven, while Menlo School pitchers sat down ten. Menlo School evened things up at one in the bottom of the third inning. J Nam doubled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.Ricky Pasquet got the win for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity. He surrendered zero runs on one hit over four innings, striking out four and walking zero.Nam took the loss for Menlo School. He surrendered zero runs on three hits over four innings, striking out seven and walking zero.Christian Colmenares started the game for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity. He went four innings, allowing one run on five hits, striking out three and walking zero.

K Alarcon started the game for Menlo School. He allowed one hit and one run over three innings, striking out three and walking zero. Capuchino Mustangs Varsity saw the ball well today, racking up six hits in the game. Max Stines and Espinoza all collected multiple hits for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity. Espinoza and Stines all had two hits to lead Capuchino Mustangs Varsity.