The SDCC baseball team earned its first win of the 2012 season on Tuesday afternoon in a rain-shortened, five inning game. The Knights defeated Victor Valley, 9-0, after dropping the first two games of the season to Saddleback last weekend.
SDCC baseball players Keegan Yuhl, Rich Aguirre and Antonio Carrillo have been selected by the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference to the All-PCAC First Team.
Lorenzana, K.Garcia, Vasquez, D.Garcia and Enriquez given Honorable Mention.
The Knights traveled to Santa Ana on Friday to finish a protested game that originally started on March 19 and came away victorious, 11-7.
SDCC pitchers Keegan Yuhl and Mark Vasquez held Mesa to only two runs while the Knights used a 4-run eighth inning to pull away for the 7-2 victory over the Olympians.
The Knights overcame a 2-run deficit to take a 4-3 lead after five innings, but they could not hold on and lost the visiting Grossmont Griffins, 8-6, on Tuesday afternoon.
Freshman shortstop Hector Lorenzana has been selected as Men's Athlete of the Week by the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference for the week ending on April 10
Hector Lorenzana went 3-for-4 with two RBI and Matt Arlington went 2-for-4 with 3 RBI as the Knights defeated Imperial Valley, 8-2, for the third straight time this season
Hector Lorenzana hit a game-ending sacrifice fly with one out in the bottom of the ninth to give the Knights a 5-4 win over Grossmont on Tuesday afternoon.
With the game tied and a runner on second base, Knights' center fielder Antonio Carrillo came through with a single up the middle that drove in the run that gave them the 4-3 victory over Imperial Valley on Friday afternoon.
Freshman right-handed pitcher Keegan Yuhl had six strikeouts and allowed two runs while throwing all nine innings as he and the Knights held off the Southwestern Jaguars for the 3-2 win.