Prep baseball roundup: Travis Connelly pitches San Pedro past Palisades 3-1

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, PA - AUGUST 27: Baseballs sit in the well during the Championship Game of the Little League World Series between Japan and the Southwest Team from Texas at Lamade Stadium on August 27, 2017 in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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The City Section makes its baseball seedings based on teams playing each other in City games, so San Pedro’s 3-1 win over Palisades on Thursday could be very important. Both teams are favored to win their respective leagues.

Waldie Perez had two RBIs. Perez and Josh Duarte hit home runs for the Pirates. Travis Connelly threw a two-hitter, striking out seven.

Sherman Oaks Notre Dame 4, Chaminade 1: Lucas Gordon went three for three in the Mission League game. Connor Skertich allowed one run in 5 1/3 innings.

Harvard-Westlake 12, Crespi 4: Drew Bowser had three hits and three RBIs to lead a 19-hit attack for the Wolverines, who announced earlier in the day that all their sports teams would be shut down effective on Thursday pending further notice because of coronavirus concerns.


St. Francis 6, Loyola 4: The Golden Knights picked up the Mission League victory. Bradyn Muro contributed two hits.

Los Alamitos 10, Marina 3: Evan Leibl and Jake Voge each had two RBIs for Los Alamitos.

Servite 6, St. John Bosco 3: Jarrod Hocking hit a home run for the Friars.

JSerra 7, Santa Margarita 3: Gabe D’Arcy had a home run and three RBIs. Jared Glenn threw a complete game.


Foothill 9, Esperanza 0: Brady Ashworth had a double, triple and two RBIs and Hudson Lehnertz had three hits to lead Foothill.

Corona 3, Roosevelt 1: Andrew Walters hit a home run and Josiah Garcia picked up the save.

Moorpark 8, Simi Valley 0: Jake Thrift threw five shutout innings for Moorpark.

Torrance 5, Palos Verdes 1: Andres Juarez struck out four in 5 1/3 innings.


Redondo Union 8, Cypress 3: Chris Damone and Brett McCauley hit home runs to help Redondo Union improve to 9-1.

Sierra Canyon 6, Viewpoint 0: Jaden Noot earned the victory.

West Ranch 7, Canyon 4: Trey Topping had three hits in the Foothill League game.

Orange Lutheran 6, Mater Dei 5: The No. 1-ranked Lancers rallied for the Trinity League victory. Chad Born and Graysen Tarlow finished with two hits each for Orange Lutheran. Max Rajcic hit a home run. Andrew Chorbagian had two hits for Mater Dei.


JSerra 4, Santa Margarita 3: The Lions rallied for two runs in the bottom of the ninth. Jared Glenn went three for three. Tristan Lamaison struck out nine in five innings of relief.