Tokay 6, Downey 3
Tommy Thomas went 2-for-4 with a triple, run scored and one RBI to lead the Tigers over Downey in their preseason opener.
Shuan Rizzolo doubled, scored once and drove in a run, Brennon Berninger singled and drove in a run and Addison Gallagher and Scottie Gomez singled and scored once.
Jake Penix scored twice, Chris Blanchard doubled and Dustin Hammond had a base hit. Berninger, Adam Swearingen and Nick Dentoni each singled.
Posted: Thursday, February 28, 2013 12:00 am
The Tokay Tigers varsity baseball team tried to mount a comeback in its preseason opener, but their seventh-inning rally came up short in a 2-1 loss to the Downey Knights in Modesto.
Tokay pitchers Tyler Cipponeri and Dylan Gruebele both pitched three innings and combined for 11 strikeouts. The Knights scored both their runs in the third inning and held the lead until the seventh.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 12:00 am.