Another Win

by staff Feb 13, 2019

Coalinga, CA – Matt Dileonardo pitched 7 innings, giving up only 2 runs on 5 hits with 5 strikeouts on the way to getting his first win of the season as the Gavilan College Baseball team beat West Hills College for the second time this season by a score of 7-3.

The Falcons got on the board with one run to start the game in the bottom of the first, but it was quickly answered back in the top of the second when errors by the home team lead to two runs. In the third it was another error that brought Gavilan’s third run. In the fifth a Nate Alejo single brought in Benjamin Prentiss, and then it was Jose Rodriguez turn to single in a run.  After reaching base in the 7th inning, Prentiss score on a wild pitch, his 3rd run in the game. Joshua Holtzclaw came in to close the game in the 8th inning. He gave up 3 hits, giving up a run while striking out 3.Prentiss finished the day going 3 for 4 to go along with his 3 runs scored, Alejo went 3 for 5 and both Rodriguez and Christopher Molina had two hits apiece.

With the win, the Rams are now 3-5 on the season. They are schedule to host San Mateo on Thursday and Reedley on Saturday weather permitting.