Bell Creek 5
Carrollwood Day 1

Xavier Talbot worked five strong on the mound for Bell Creek, allowing one unearned run and striking out five, before Caleb Rodriguez slammed the door with a pair of innings and four strikeouts. The Panthers answered a second inning CDS run as two run single from Demetri Kamelaris to pull away in this one.

CDS 010|000|0 – |1|3|1
BCA  032|000|x – |5|5|2
W – Talbot; L – Dozier; S – Rodriguez.
2B – Vargo (CDS). Records – CDS (2-5); BC (4-3).


Cambridge Christian 13
Sarasota Christian 8

Senior Josh Morin was 3-for-4 with two doubles and four RBI to spark a big offensive day for Cambridge Christian. Logan Lavandera had a double, triple and scored three times; Frankie Taylor scored once and had an RBI, while Jaiden Bivens was 2-for-4 with an RBI and two runs for the Lancers. Julian Montes struck out seven in four innings on the mound.

W – Montes.
2B – Morin 2, Lavandera (CC); 3B – Lavandera (CC). Records – CC (3-5); SC (1-6-1).


Berkeley Prep 11
Tampa Catholic 1 – six innings

Berkeley Prep senior Andrew DiMisa singled in a run in the first and drove in another in the second as the Buccaneers defeated Tampa Catholic. Gunnett Carlson doubled in two and Cade Kurland was 2-for-3 with two stolen bases, an RBI and run scored for the Bucs, while Matt Mulfinger earned his second win of the season, tossing four innings and struck out four. Vincent Docobo singled in the Crusaders run, and MJ Bundick was 2-for-3.

TC 001|000|x – |1|4|0
BP 120|701|x – |11|6|0
W – Mulfinger (2-0); L – Richards (0-2).
2B – Carlson, Clark (BP). Records – TC (3-4, 1-1 in 3A-8); BP (7-1, 3-0 in 3A-8).


Alonso 3
Steinbrenner 2

Ravens senior Zen Hiatt smacked home runs No. 3 & 4 of the season to lead Alonso to a home win over Steinbrenner, with Hector Montilla pitching six innings and striking out eight to earn a win. Sammy Seplowe picked up the save for the Ravens. Tyler Reynolds was 2-for-3 for the Warriors scoring once, while Tayden Hall doubled and drove in a run.

S 000|001|1 – |2|5|3
A 000|102|x – |3|5|1
W – Montilla (3-1); L – Daniels; S – Seplowe (3)
2B – Reynolds, Cuervo, Hall (S); HR – Hiatt 2 (A). Records – S (2-7, 1-3 in 7A-7); A (5-3, 2-2 in 7A-7).


Strawberry Crest 7
Tampa Bay Tech 0

Strawberry Crest extended his hitting streak to eight games, doubling and driving in a pair, while Luke Richardson struck out six in three innings to earn the win on the mound. Zach Redner doubled in a two hit, two RBI game and worked three innings of shutout relief with six strikeouts.

TBT 000|000|0 – |0|1|2
SC   240|100|x – |7|6|0
W – Richardson (2-0); L – Jackson (0-2).
2B – Redner, Nimmala (SC). Records – TBT (2-6, 0-3 in 6A-8); SC (7-1, 4-0 in 6A-8).


Newsome 3
Durant 2

Fulton Lockhart walked off the game for Newsome as the Wolves won against Durant in a district matchup. Kelsen Johnson was 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI, Chase Havener pitched four shutout innings and struck out six for the Wolves. Dylan LaPointe was 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles for Durant.

D 000|002|0 – |2|0|0
N 000|020|1 – |3|0|0
W – Burgess; L – Rowland.
2B – LaPointe 2 (D); Johnson, Carrol (N). Records – D (5-1, 2-0 in 7A-8); N (3-2, 1-0 in 7A-8).


Brandon 7
Middleton 2

B 001|032|1 – |7|9|2
M 000|110|0 – |2|4|5
W – Herrand (3-1); L – Garcia.
3B – Spencer (B). Records – B (4-3); M (2-6).


Plant City 3
Armwood 0

An RBI sac fly from junior Carson Mohler (1-3, double) broke open a pitcher’s duel for the Raiders. Preston Rogers struck out seven in five scoreless innings, and Tanner Rollyson finished off the win with four K’s.

PC 000|200|1 – |3|2|0
A    000|000|0 – |0|3|3
W – Rogers (2-1); L – Corns (0-4); S – Rollyson (1)
2B – Mohler (PC). Records – PC (6-3, 1-2 in 6A-8); A (1-7, 0-3 in 6A-8).


Countryside 10
Blake 2

B 000|002|0 – |2|3|2
C 210|313|x – |10|9|2
Records – B (0-5); C (3-4).


Sickles 1
Plant 0

Sophomore Hayden Yost doubled for Sickles in the first, and scored on an Adrian Gutierrez groundball and that would prove the difference as the Gryphons and Plant battled it out in 7A-7 on Tuesday. Senior Holden Wade struck out 10 in six innings on the hill, and Bobby Christy finished the win off, earning the save with a strikeout in his lone inning. Kyle Mohr and Thomas Bly each had two hits for Sickles, and Matthew Ward went 2-for-3 or the Panthers

P 000|000|0 – |0|4|0
S 100|000|0 – |1|8|2
W – Wade (3-1); L – Soper; S – Christy (2)
2B – Yost (S). Records – P (1-6, 1-3 in 7A-7); S (5-1, 5-0 in 7A-7).


East Lake 2
Gaither 1 – nine innings

Gaither fell in a nine-inning battle against East Lake as freshman Jayden Harriel singled in a run, and Conner Bruseski plated another as the Eagles held off a late rally for an extra-inning win on the road. Scout Simpson singled in one in the bottom of the ninth for the Cowboys, but Gaither couldn’t push across the equalizer. Senior Austin Grause tossed seven shutout innings, while striking out 15 for the Cowboys.

EL 000|000|002 – |2|5|0
G   000|000|001 – |1|7|1
W – Devin (1-1); L – Hanson (0-1); S – Merrer (1)
Records – EL (5-1, 2-0 in 6A-9); G (2-4, 0-3 in 6A-9).


Jesuit 3
Jefferson 0

Jesuit senior Bradke Lohry walked, stole a base and scored on a Nick Rodriguez groundball to set things in motion for a Tigers home win over rival Jefferson in a heated game. Wes Mendes pitched four scoreless innings, before turning it over to Kris Sosnowski for the final three as the duo scattered five hits, and struck out 13. Tyler Corish doubled in a pair in the six to salt away the win. For Jefferson, Matthew Johnson went 3-for-3, and struck out seven in five innings on the mound.

Jef  000|000|0 – |0|5|0
Jes 100|002|x – |3|4|0
W – Mendes (2-0); L – Johnson (0-2); S – Sosnowski (2).
2B – Corish (Jes). Records – Jef (2-2, 1-1 in 5A-7); Jes (6-1, 2-0 in 5A-7).


Seffner Christian 5
Indian Rocks Christian 2

Records – IRC (2-5); SC (4-2-1).

From Monday 3/8/21

Tampa Catholic 5
Bradenton Inspiration Academy 2

The Crusaders toppled Inspiration Academy 5-2, handing the Lions its first loss of the regular season, as Brian Canasi was 3-for-4, with a double, a run and RBI, Andrew Salzman was 2-for-3 with two RBI, Danny Lazaro struck out four in two innings of work to earn the win, Roman Corinti struck out five in three innings of relief, and Tony Calvo earned a save.

TC 310|001|0 – |5|8|0
IA   000|020|0 – |2|2|2
W – Lazaro (1-0); L – O’Donnell; S – Calvo (1)
2B – Bundick, Canasi, Hall (TC); Miller, Hall (IA). Records – TC (3-3); IA (11-1).