Avalon 11, Buckley 5
Marcus Romo had three hits and two RBIs and Justin Hernandez added three hits, including a home run, and two RBIs for Avalon (3-4, 2-0) at Buckley.
Bishop Amat 2, St. John Bosco 0
Senior pitcher Matt Lawhorn (3-0) threw a two-hitter for Bishop Amat (5-1, 1-0). Senior centerfielder Eddie Crespo went three for three with an RBI for Bishop Amat, which scored in the fifth and sixth innings. St. John Bosco is 7-3, 0-1.
Mater Dei 3, Servite 2
Andrew Navarette scored the winning run on a single by Mike Torres in the top of the fifth inning and Scott DeNault (1-1) allowed two hits in five innings for Mater Dei (6-2, 1-0) at Servite (0-1 in league).
King 7, Kaiser 4
Senior Garrett Erwin stole home base, breaking a 4-4 tie in the fifth inning, to lift visiting King (5-1, 2-0). Teammate senior Levi Garrett went two for two with two doubles to lead the Wolves. Kaiser is 1-1 in league.
Chadwick 8, Maranatha 7
Alex Contratto (1-0) struck out five and allowed four hits in 5 1/3 innings for host Chadwick (2-4). Teammate Daniel Kohl hit a clutch three-run double with two outs in the fourth. Maranatha falls to 4-2.
Claremont 16-10, West Covina 1-4 (First game, 5 innings)
In the first game, Craig Vasquez went three for three with six RBIs, including a double and a grand slam, Chad Gross went two for two with five RBIs and a double and a home run and Johnathan White went two for four with one RBI to lift host Claremont. In the second game, Kenny Gordon went three for three with three RBIs and two doubles, Todd Wells went three for four with one RBI and one double and Mark Tracy went three for three with one RBI for host Claremont (7-0).
Compton Centennial 14-14, Verbum Dei 12-2
Visiting Compton Centennial improves to 5-3.
Corona Centennial 10-6, Murrieta Valley 6-7
Senior catcher Matt Dunne went two for four, including a grand slam and five RBIs for visiting Corona Centennial (6-1, 1-0) in the first game. Bill Coddington had three hits in each game and had a double, two RBIs and scored twice in the second game for Murietta Valley.