ROUNDUP : North Hollywood Trips Sylmar

The North Hollywood High baseball team rallied for five runs in the bottom of the seventh inning Monday to defeat visiting Sylmar, 8-7, in an East Valley League game.

With one out, Charlie Lee doubled off the Sylmar first baseman’s glove, knocking in Sammy Ciaramilaro with the winning run.

Carlos Olmos was three for four with two runs scored and two doubles, Erik Martinez was two for two with three runs scored, and Michael Lewis had two hits--including a double and two runs batted in--for North Hollywood (8-9, 6-8 in league play).

London Woodfin’s bases-clearing double keyed a six-run second inning for Sylmar (14-7, 8-5).


In other baseball games:

Poly 9, Grant 2--Francisco Flores’ bases-loaded double keyed a five-run seventh for Poly in an East Valley League game at Grant.

Flores and Rodrigo Dorame each had two hits for Poly (18-3, 14-0). Raul Torres (4-1), a junior right-hander, earned the win. Tony Kuper (3-6) took the loss for Grant (5-15, 3-10).

Birmingham 11, Reseda 6--Matt Mowry homered and doubled and Bob Bookatz had two hits to lead visiting Birmingham in a Mid-Valley League game.

Tuti Rodriguez was two for three and drove in two runs for Reseda (5-10, 4-9).

Monroe vs. Van Nuys (ppd)--The Mid-Valley League game was rained out and has been rescheduled for 3 p.m. today at Van Nuys.

Eagle Rock 11, Verdugo Hills 4--Pat Eubanks had two hits--including a solo home run in the sixth inning--and Oscar Valenzuela had a home run and two RBIs to lead Verdugo Hills (2-12, 1-5).


Notre Dame 2, Louisville 0--Becca Berline struck out 15 batters and allowed just two singles as host Notre Dame (13-6, 5-0) remained unbeaten in San Fernando Valley League play. Berline is 13-6 overall and 5-0 in league play.

Alemany 2, Bell Jeff 0--Senior right-hander Melanie Howard (8-3) scattered four hits and struck out eight to lead host Alemany (14-5, 4-2) in a San Fernando Valley League game.


Harvard d. La Salle 15-3, 15-5, 15-9--Rick Osterloh (12 kills) led visiting Harvard (12-1, 9-0) to its fifth league championship and 58th consecutive league victory in a San Fernando Valley League match.

Notre Dame d. St. Genevieve, 15-13, 11-15, 15-8, 9-15, 15-9--Steve Card had 24 kills to lead host Notre Dame (9-7, 3-5) in a San Fernando Valley League match.

Montclair Prep d. Oakwood, 15-11, 15-4, 15-0--Junior setter Jeff Derman had four service aces in the second game to lead Montclair Prep (8-9, 2-5) in a Liberty League match.

Taft d. Granada Hills 12-15, 15-10, 17-15, 15-13--Matt Davis had 21 kills and six blocks to lead visiting Taft (11-1, 6-1) in a Northwest Valley Conference match.

Adam Friedman had 14 kills and 33 assists and Cody Hein had 11 kills and 38 assists for the Toreadors.

Danny Asaoka (22 kills) and Brian Herbst (20 kills) led Granada Hills (9-3, 4-3).

Chatsworth d. El Camino Real, 11-15, 15-10, 15-10, 15-7--Gene Urcan, Mike Nash and Scott Barlow combined for 30 kills and Lich Bui had four saves for Chatsworth (11-2, 8-0) in a Northwest Valley Conference match at Chatsworth.

Cleveland d. Canoga Park, 15-5, 15-13, 15-7--Cesar Gutierrez had 16 kills in two games and Trenton Cornelius had seven kills and eight blocks for Cleveland in a Northwest Valley Conference match at Canoga Park.

Kennedy d. Gardena, 15-7, 11-15, 16-14, 15-2--Eric Germansky had 29 kills and Darren Atkison had 42 assists for Kennedy in a nonleague match at Kennedy.

Van Nuys d. Reseda 15-8, 15-10, 15-11--Brad Schultz (eight kills), Dave Hwang (28 assists) and Brian Chung (seven kills and five blocks) led visiting Van Nuys in a Valley Pac-8 Conference match.

North Hollywood d. Sylmar--15-11, 15-4, 15-12--Wade Harlan had 11 kills and Jeff Leedom had 10 kills and four blocks to lead host North Hollywood in a Valley Pac-8 Conference match.

Monroe d. Birmingham 15-6, 12-15, 15-0, 12-15, 19-17--Pierre Masequemay, Brad Packer and Matt Johnson each had 13 kills to lead visiting Monroe in a Valley Pac-8 Conference match.


Marmonte League tournament--Steve Holmes of Newbury Park fired the day’s low round at North Ranch Country Club, a three-over 75, to lead the Panthers to the top of the team standings after three rounds.

Holmes’ three-round total of 228 places him five shots behind individual leader Charlie Wi of Westlake. Defending league champion Westlake trails Newbury Park, 1,184 to 1,188, in the team standings.