LOS ALAMITOS – Third-place teams are not expected to do anything special in the playoffs.
But, as Jacob Nix said, "Anything can happen in the playoffs."
Nix helped make it happen again for Los Alamitos on Friday. He pitched a four-hitter with... Full story
GARDENA A memorable season for the Garden Grove baseball team came to an end Friday.
The Argonauts, who won the Garden Grove League title and entered their game with an 11-game winning streak, couldn't keep the magic going, falling to Serra of Garde... Full story
HUNTINGTON BEACH – For some reason, opposing teams keep pitching to Jake Bauers.
And he keeps making them pay.
The Marina first baseman hit two more home runs Friday, which were difference in the Vikings' 3-1 win over visiting Agoura in the C... Full story
OXNARD — Cypress pitcher Kevin Lillicrop threw a no-hitter three weeks ago. He was nearly as dominant Friday.
Lillicrop allowed one hit but faced the minimum number of batters as the Centurions beat Oxnard, 9-0, in a CIF-SS Division 2 quarterf... Full story
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA – Santa Margarita had been on a magic-carpet ride during its journey to the quarterfinals of the CIF Southern Section Division 1 playoffs.
The Eagles had a pair of walk-off victories in the postseason, against Mission Vi... Full story
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RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA – With a 0-2 count on him, Josh Meyer just wanted to make contact.
He did make contact and plenty of it.
Meyer lifted a game-winning home run over the left-field fence in the bottom of the eighth inning to give Santa Ma... Full story
LAKE FOREST – If the first seven El Toro at-bats against Moorpark were any indication of what was to come, then it appeared as if it was going to be a long game for the Chargers.
Musketeers starter Sean Barry was dominant through the first two... Full story
PLACENTIA – Until this recent surge, Aliso Niguel's longest winning streak of the season was a four-game stretch in mid-March.
The Wolverines have picked a fantastic time to win eight straight.
Behind 16 hits, Aliso Niguel scored early and of... Full story