Mitch Walding

High school: St. Mary’s

Sport: Baseball

Professional: Lehigh Valley IronPigs (Phillies AAA)

Walding, a 26-year-old third baseman, had a single in a 5-1 loss against Durham on May 9.

Gio Brusa

High school: St. Mary’s

Sport: Baseball

Professional: Richmond Flying Squirrels (Giants AA)

Brusa, a 25-year-old first baseman, had a one-day stint with triple-A Sacramento on May 9, going 0-for-1 against Fresno, before being sent to double-A Richmond on May 10. He had two home runs in a series against Erie, going 2-for-5 with a solo shot on Monday and adding a two-run blast on Wednesday.

Zach Phillips

High school: Galt

Sport: Baseball

Professional: Acereros del Norte (Mexican League)

Phillips, a 32-year-old reliever, pitched scoreless innings of relief on May 5 and 8, then gave up a run on two hits in an inning of work on May 11.

Alex Patterson

High school: St. Mary’s

Sport: Baseball

College: UC Santa Barbara

Patterson, a senior reliever, pitched a scoreless inning of relief in an 8-2 win over Long Beach State on May 10, then had another scoreless inning in a 9-4 win over Pepperdine on Tuesday.

Mason Blansett

High school: Lodi

Sport: Baseball

College: Whittier

Blansett, a senior second baseman, had a single in a 2-0 win over Cal Lutheran, added a walk and a run in a 5-3 loss in the second game of the series, and then had a single and a walk in a 7-0 loss to Cal Lutheran in the team’s season finale.

Brett Young

High school: Lodi

Sport: Baseball

College: Delta State (Miss.)

Young, a senior outfielder, hit safely in all six games of the Gulf South Conference Tournament, starting with a 2-for-5 day with a double, two RBIs, a run and a stolen base in a 10-0 win over Valdosta State. He then had a single in each of the remaining games, with an RBI in a 10-3 loss to West Georgia, a run in a 14-3 win over Montevallo, an RBI in a 9-1 win over West Florida, a run in a 7-6 win over Valdosta State and an RBI in a 6-0 win over West Florida in the championship game.

Ali Smith

High school: Lodi

Sport: Softball

College: McPherson (Kan.)

Smith, a junior outfielder, had a single in a 3-1 win over Kansas Wesleyan in the opener of the KCAC Tournament, had a walk in a 3-2 loss to Friends University, and had a single in a 1-0 win over Tabor College.

Brittany Baroni

High school: Liberty Ranch

Sport: Softball

College: McPherson (Kan.)

Baroni, a junior pitcher, pitched a complete-game shutout in the eight-inning win over Tabor College, allowing two hits and two walks while striking out three. The next day, she took the loss with two innings of relief in a 5-4 loss to Ottawa University, with two runs allowed on four hits with two strikeouts.

Korina Krueg

High school: Tokay

Sport: Softball

College: CSU Monterey Bay

Krueg, a junior infielder, had a single and an RBI in the CCAA Softball Championship game, an 11-0 loss to CSU San Bernardino.

Brad Reeves

High school: Lodi

Sport: Golf

College: Arizona

Reeves, a junior, finished tied for 29th at the NCAA Louisville Regional, with a 2-under 69 on the final day of the tournament.

Zoe Offield

High school: Tokay

Sport: Golf

College: CSU Monterey Bay

Offield, a freshman placed 49th overall at the NCAA Division II West Regional with a 25-over 238 at Amarillo Country Club in Texas.

Clint Schallberger

High school: Tokay

Sport: Football

College: Humboldt State

Schallberger earned the Male Scholar-Athlete award at the Lumberjacks’ awards night, with a 3.8 GPA while studying computer science. Schallberger played in nine games on the offensive line for the Lumberjacks in the fall.

James McClain

High school: Tokay

Sport: Track and field

College: Delta

McClain placed 10th in the NorCal Finals in shot put, with a 44-foot, 6.75-inch throw.

Jordan Nance

High school: Tokay

Sport: Track and field

College: Delta

Nance earned her automatic qualifier to the state meet with a 113-10.

Ethan Torres

High school: Liberty Ranch

Sport: Baseball

College: Cosumnes River

Torres, a freshman pitcher, got the win in the deciding third game of a playoff series against Feather River, with two innings of relief in a 10-7 win, allowing one run on two hits.

Mark Aubrey

High school: Liberty Ranch

Sport: Baseball

College: Cosumnes River

Aubrey, a sophomore catcher, had a single in a 12-3 playoff loss to Delta on May 9, then had a walk and a run in the second game of the series, an 11-7 loss.

Aliah Cisneros

High school: Tokay

Sport: Softball

College: Cosumnes River

Cisneros, a freshman outfielder, had a single, an RBI and a run in a 10-6 playoff loss to Monterey Peninsula College.

Kayley Rocha

High school: Liberty Ranch

Sport: Softball

College: Cosumnes River

Rocha, a freshman outfielder, had a single in the playoff loss.

Jordyn Farren

High school: Liberty Ranch

Sport: Softball

College: Sacramento City

Farren, a freshman catcher, had a two-run home run in a playoff win over Shasta College, then went 2-for-4 with a double in another win over Shasta.

Do you know of a local athlete who has continued playing at the college or pro levels? If so, the News-Sentinel encourages you (parents, coaches, athletes and anyone else) to update us on how these former athletes are doing. We’d like to update our readers as often as possible. You can reach the News-Sentinel sports department by phone at 369-7035 or by e-mail at sports@lodinews.com.

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