Softball: Canyon del Oro beats Verrado 7-2, Tucson upsets Ironwood Ridge


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Jenna Martinez (Andy Morales/AllSportsTucson.com)

Jenna Martinez (Andy Morales/AllSportsTucson.com)

…Down 2-1, the bottom of the Dorado order came up big in the fourth. Arianna Felix hit a lead-off single and then Jenna Martinez reached on a fielder’s choice. Monique Castillo took first on an error and then Brenna Griesser doubled home Kate Klotz who was running for Martinez.

Binnion followed with an RBI to score Castillo and Carli Campbell knocked in Griesser and CDO was suddenly up 4-2…

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No. 7 Canyon del Oro will take on No. 2 Salpointe in the third round on Thursday night at Tucson Amphitheater High School. It will be the second game of a double header with No. 4 Vail Cienega playing No. 12 Tucson High at 5:30 p.m.

The Badgers upset No. 5 Oro Valley Ironwood Ridge 11-7 to advance to the double-elimination round. The Nighthawks are the Division II defending champions.

DIVISION II SECOND ROUND

Tuesday, May 5
No. 2 Salpointe 5, No. 18 Williams Field 0
No. 4 Cienega 11, No. 20 Sabino 3
No. 12 Tucson High 11, No. 5 Ironwood Ridge 7
No. 6 Sahuaro 11, No. 22 Kellis 1
No. 7 Canyon del Oro 7, No. 10 Verrado 2

DIVISION II THIRD ROUND

Thursday, May 7
No. 2 Salpointe vs. No. 7 Canyon del Oro at Amphitheater: 7:30 p.m.
No. 6 Sahuaro vs. No. 3 Cactus, Rose Mofford, 5: 30 p.m.
No. 4 Cienega vs. No. 12 Tucson High at Amphitheater: 5:30 p.m.

DIVISION III SECOND ROUND

Wednesday, May 6: Rose Mofford Complex
No. 4 Tanque Verde vs. No. 20 Lee Williams, 5 p.m.
No. 6 Empire vs. No. 22 Buckeye Union, 5 p.m.
No. 10 Nogales vs. No. 7 River Valley, 7 p.m.
No. 12 Santa Cruz vs. No. 5 Winslow, 5 p.m.
No. 17 Benson vs. No 1 Payson, 5 p.m.

DIVISION IV SECOND ROUND

Tuesday, May 5: Rose Mofford Complex
No. 3 San Manuel 19, No. 19 Seligman 2 (5)
No. 6 Pusch Ridge 9, No. 11 Antelope Union 7
No. 10 Desert Christian 12, No. 7 Paradise Honors 2 (5)

DIVISION IV THIRD ROUND

Friday, May 8: Rose Mofford Complex
No. 3 San Manuel vs. No. 6 Pusch Ridge, 5 p.m.
No. 10 Desert Christian vs. No. 2 Arizona Lutheran, 5 p.m.

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Andy Morales was recognized by the AIA as the top high school reporter in 2014 and has been a youth, high school and college coach for over 30 years. His own children have won multiple state high school championships and were named to all-state teams. Competing in hockey, basketball, baseball and track & field in high school, his unique perspective can only be found here, on AZPreps365.com and on the pages of the Vail Voice and the Tanque Verde Voice. Contact Andy Morales at AMoralesMyTucson@yahoo.com



 

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