JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Franco Chaluja capped a ferocious Bishop Kenny rally with a walk-off one as the Crusaders completed a comeback to defeat South Walton 7-6 in the Location 1-4A baseball quarterfinals on Wednesday night.
Kenny, down 6-1 coming into the base 50 percent of the sixth, pushed five runs across to tie items up. Chaluja’s single finished it in the seventh. Second-seeded Kenny (20-6) will host Arnold on Saturday night in the regional semifinals. …
Also, in 1-4A, major-seeded Suwannee erupted for six operates in the sixth inning to split a tie and conquer Baker County 11-5. Josh Fernald struck out 10 for the Bulldogs, who progress to deal with Clay (18-10). …
Max Williams and Clay held on to beat host Santa Fe, 12-9 in a 10-inning marathon. Jayden Lengthy went 3 for 5 with a pair of RBI and Brandon Adams whiffed 9 in 4.2 innings and a no determination. Alec Burke, Williams and Logan Wilson all experienced two-hit online games and combined to generate in 5 runs.
It was the second night of 1st-round baseball motion in the spot. Bartram Trail, Columbia, 1st Coastline and Fort White all gained their video games on Tuesday evening.
Top-seeded Bishop Snyder fell guiding early and could not catch back again up in an 11-5 loss to No. 8 seed Fernandina Beach front. The Pirates (15-9) also beat the Cardinals 11-5 in the final conference amongst the teams. They advance to a Saturday regional semifinal at Trinity Catholic (19-8). …
Ben Barrow and Robert Hamil experienced two hits apiece as Providence went on the street to defeat Episcopal 9-5. Brett Dennis struck out nine in 4.2 innings to lead the Stallions on the mound. Eric Monti and Hunter Russell experienced two hits each for the Eagles. Providence will visit Villages Constitution on Saturday night.
Trinity Christian employed two-strike game titles from Maddox Lee and Alonzo Austin to wallop St. Joseph 10-1. Lee drove in a few runs for the Conquerors (20-8). Landen Moore, Brayden Harris and Ethan Wilford mixed on a 5-hit work and struck out 11. Evan Rodriguez homered for St. Joseph’s lone operate. The Conquerors advance to face Tremendous 6 No. 1 St. Johns State Day on Saturday night time.
The Spartans (22-4) crushed St. John Paul II 13- powering a blended no-hitter from Jacob Thomas and Isaiah Mamea. Thomas whiffed 6 in three innings and Mamea struck out five. The Spartans authorized just two baserunners. Bradley Hodges drove in a few operates with a pair of doubles, Shawn Andrade and Jordan Taylor had two hits apiece and Finn Howell was 3 for 3 in the rout. …
Brady Wright homered and drove in a pair of operates and Trenten Might had two hits and struck out seven on the mound as University Christian edged Wakulla Christian 5-4. Noah Clark and Jayden Nesmith also experienced two-strike games with doubles for UC (22-6).
Suwannee 11, Baker County 5
Bishop Kenny 7, South Walton 6
Clay 12, Santa Fe 9 (10 innings)
Fernandina Beach front 11, Bishop Snyder 5
Providence 9, Episcopal 5
Trinity Christian 10, St. Joseph 1
St. Johns CD 13, St. John Paul II
University Christian 5, Wakulla Christian 4
Friday’s online games
Apopka (20-8) at Bartram Trail (20-8)
1st Coast (16-8) at Rate (23-3)
Mosley (16-11) at Columbia (20-8)
Fort White (15-6) at Lafayette (17-3)
Saturday’s game titles
Clay (18-10) at Suwannee (22-4)
Arnold (22-6) at Bishop Kenny (20-6)
Fernandina Seashore (15-9) at Trinity Catholic (19-8)
Providence (15-12) at Villages Constitution (18-7)
Trinity Christian (20-8) at St. Johns CD (22-4)
College Christian (22-6) at North Florida Christian (19-5)
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