It was to be a basketball showdown in the Big VIII League on Thursday night to match Corona Centennial against undefeated Eastvale Roosevelt. Instead, Centennial took a 15-3 first quarter and 31-12 halftime lead before coming away with an 84-47 win to go to 9-1 overall and 4-0 in the league. .
Donovan Dent led the Huskies with 18 points. Kylan Boswell had 14 points and Ramsey Huff, Jared McCain and Donovan Watkins added 10 points each.
Saint-Bonaventure 57, Villanova Prep 39: Freshman Dylan Benner had 15 points and 12 rebounds.
Windward 66, palisades 55: The Wildcats have prepared for next week’s league showdown against Sierra Canyon. Michelle Duechemin scored 21 points and Skye Belker 14.
Harvard-Westlake 58, Chaminade 33: Kiki Iriafen had 19 points and 18 rebounds for the Wolverines in a Mission League game.
Lutheran Orange 5, Servite 1: Louis Rodriguez pitched five scoreless innings, striking out three and walking none. Derek Curiel had two hits and two RBIs.
Calabasas 6, Westlake 3: The Warriors’ 10-game winning streak has come to an end. Chase Call had two hits and two RBIs.
Thousand Oaks 15, Oaks Christian 2: Max Muncy had five RBIs. Muncy, Dylan Jackson and Charlie Saum each hit home runs for the undefeated Lancers.
Corona Centennial 6, King 0: Chris Scovel started the shutout, striking out 11 while allowing three hits.
Corona Santiago 1, Norco 0: Brandon Downer struck out eight in 6 1/3 innings.
Corona 10, Roosevelt 7: Daniel Perez had three hits to help Corona win their 10th straight game.
Laguna Hills 6, Beckman 2: Zach Ferranto had two hits and three RBIs.
Huntington Beach 13, Laguna Beach 1: Ralph Velazquez hit a grand slam and finished with seven RBIs.
Royal 10, Simi Valley 5: Troy May had two homers, including a grand slam, and finished with six RBIs to lead Royal.
Agoura 3, Newbury Park 2: Matt Tamura launched a full game.
Moorpark 6, Camarillo 2: Jake Thrift retired 13th for Moorpark.
Bishop Amat 15, Gardena Serra 4: Daniel Briones and Izaiah Ayala each finished with three RBIs.
Edison 9, Corona del Mar 3: Zack Marker struck out nine of 10 batters he faced.
Fountain Valley 5, Port of Newport 3: Keith Aguilar has contributed three RBIs.
Granada Hills 12, Chatsworth 0: Brandon Garfinkel went three-for-three to give the Highlanders a two-game sweep from Chatsworth in the West Valley League.
VAR with huge W 8-6 route today
Babcock 2-4 2 tracks
Klein 2-3 RBI
Torres 2 RBI
Carnes 2-2 2B 2RBI
Rosenfeld 2-3 RIBs
2.1ip 2runs 1 ER 3K for the W
– ECR Baseball (@Ecrbaseball) April 30, 2021
El Camino Real 8, Cleveland 6: Gabe Juarez hit two home runs for Cleveland. Eric Rodriguez took the victory in relief for El Camino Real.
Birmingham 10, Taft 5: Alex Olvera had three RBIs and Dom Cervantes and Ernesto Martinez each have two hits.
Sylmar 11, VAAS 1: Juan Martinez pitched five innings. Freshman Victor Carrera had two RBIs.
San Pedro 10, Gardena 0: A grand slam from Sierra Sandoval ended the five-end game.
Mission Viejo 5, Dana Hills 3: Aby Vieira had three hits.
El Camino Real 14, Cleveland 0: Jillian Kelly put out the first 11 batters and finished with 12 strikeouts in four innings.
Norco 8, Corona Santiago 6: Mya Perez hit a grand slam in an eight-point fourth inning for Norco.
Villa Park 11, Foothill 1: Sydney Somerndike had a home run and added seven strikeouts in three innings for No.1 Villa Park.
Louisville 8, Alemany 3: Grace Luderer threw a full game with six strikeouts.
Edison 3, Los Alamitos 1: Jenna Gorden pitched a full game and Bella Martinez hit a home run.