Nohemi Livingston drove in six on two hits to lead Capuchino Mustangs Varsity past Wilcox 18-5 on Saturday. Livingston drove in runs on a home run in the first, a walk in the second, and a single in the second.
Capuchino Mustangs Varsity earned the victory despite allowing Wilcox to score three runs in the first inning. The offensive onslaught by Wilcox was led by Serena Cadena and Liliana Velasquez, all knocking in runs in the inning.
Wilcox got things moving in the first inning, when Cadena doubled on a 2-2 count, scoring two runs.
In the bottom of the first inning, Capuchino Mustangs Varsity tied things up at three when Livingston homered on a 1-0 count, scoring three runs.
Capuchino Mustangs Varsity pulled away for good with 14 runs in the second inning. In the second Grace Rofii singled on a 3-1 count, scoring one run, Livingston drew a walk, scoring one run, Alexis Centeno doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs, an error scored one run for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity, Bailey Hardy singled on a 2-2 count, scoring two runs, an error scored one run for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity, Rofii drew a walk, scoring one run, Livingston singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs, Centeno doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring two runs, and Justine Valdivia’s wild pitch allowed one run to score for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity.
Livingston took the win for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity. She lasted five innings, allowing nine hits and five runs while striking out two and walking one.
Valdivia took the loss for Wilcox. She surrendered eight runs on eight hits over three and two-thirds innings, striking out two.
Capuchino Mustangs Varsity smacked one home run on the day. Livingston put one out in the first inning.
Capuchino Mustangs Varsity had 13 hits in the game. Centeno, Madison Choi, and Livingston each racked up multiple hits for Capuchino Mustangs Varsity. Choi and Centeno each collected three hits to lead Capuchino Mustangs Varsity.
Wilcox tallied nine hits on the day. Cadena, Jessica Gutierrez, and Deena Pederson each had multiple hits for Wilcox. Wilcox stole five bases during the game as two players stole more than one. Gutierrez led the way with two.