Florida Christian dominates Mater Lakes with no-hitter


Miami Herald Staff Reports

Florida Christian’s pitcher Alex Valverde dominated Mater Lakes on Saturday.

Valverde pitched a complete game no-hitter in the Patriots 3-0 win. Brandon Chinea went 1 for 3 with a triple while Chris Gandara drove in a run on a hit of his own.

Erik Montero went 1 for 2 with an RBI.


• Florida Christian 3, Mater Lakes 0: WP: Alex Valverde complete game no-hitter. LP: Hernandez. Top performers: Brandon Chinea 1-3, triple. Chris Gandara 1-3 RBI. Erik Montero 1-2 RBI.

Late Friday-Archbishop Carroll 7, Calusa Prep 4: WP: David Salgueiro. LP: J. Chirino. Top performers: Chris Ortega 1-2, 1 double, 1 run scored, 2 RBI's. Amilcar DeCesare 2 hits, 1 triple, 1 run scored. Bryant Austin 1-2, 1 double, 1 run scored, 1 RBI. ABC 3-1.

•  Late Thursday-Palmer 8, Marathon 1: WP: Julian Stark complete game, 9 K’s. Top performers: Nick Font 2-3, RBI. Matt Roberts 1-2, 2 RBI. Blake Miller 1-3, 4 RBI.

•  Late Friday- Norland 10, Carol City 0: WP: Kelvin Harris (2-0). Top performers: Darius Pryce-Lewis 2-3, 2 RBI. Jordan Owens 3-3, 2b, 3 RBI. Chavis Wright 2-3, 2b, 2 RBI.

• Late Thursday-Homestead 12, Booker T. Washington: WP: Juan Casanova. LP: L. Chavez. Top Performers: J. Sildeil 4-4, 3 RBIs. HH 2-2

• Late Thursday- Hialeah Gardens 9, Hialeah High 1: WP: Chris Suarez 7 IP, 2 hits, 8k’s. Top Performers: Alejandro Vasquez 2-4, double, 2 RBIs, Nathan Llanes 1-1,triple, 2 RBIs, Jeremie Garcia 1-3, triple, SB, 2 runs scored. Jorge Alonso 1-2, double, 2 RBIs, run scored. HG 1-2

• Late Thursday-Belen 9, Jackson 0:WP: Artigues. SV: Gomez. Top Performers: CJ Vasquez HR. Kevin Gomez HR. Lorenzo Laurita 2 hits. Christian delCastillo 2 hits. Ryan Rodriguez-Mena 2 hits. BEL 2-2

• Late Thursday-Palmer Trinity 8, Marathon 1: WP: Julian Stark 9 ks (2-0). Top Performers: Nick Font 2-3, RBI. Matt Roberts 1-2, 2 RBIs. Blake Miller 1-3, 4 RBIs.

• Late Thursday-Miami High 2, Miami Beach 1: WP: Andy Escano (2-0). LP: J. Gonzalez. SV: Edgar Aparicio (4). Top Performers: Andy Escano 1-3. Victor Herrera 1-3, RBI, double. MH 4-1.

• Late Thursday- Cardinal Gibbons 10, Pace 9: WP: Townsend Crittenberger (1-0). LP: Darder. Top Performers: Drew Hanke 3-3, RBI. Karl Hirsch 2-4, 2 RBI. Hampton 2-3, 3 runs, HR. CG 3-1. MP 1-4.

• Late Thursday-Homestead 12, Booker T. Washington 2: WP: J. Casanova 5 innings 8 K’s. LP: C. Chavez. Top performers: J. Silvero 4-4, 3 RBIs. HOM 2-2.


• Late Thursday-Coral Reef 10, South Dade 1: WP: Michelle Mesa 5-0. LP: C. Bramblet. Top Performers: Michelle Mesa 5 K's, 0 ER. Kylan Becker 3-4, HR, RBI, 2 R. Denver Keller 2-3, RBI, 2 R. Cristina Colli 2-4, RBI, R. Carolina Colli 2-4, 2 R. CR 5-0.

• Late Thursday-Goleman 4, Mourning 0: WP: Vicky Morales (5-2) 3 K's. Top Performers: Angie Montalvo 2-3, 2 R's, HR, 2 RBI's. Michi Oliva 2-3, 3 R's, RBI. Kristy Veiga 2-2, 2 R's, 3 RBI's. BG 6-2.

• Late Thursday-Miami Beach 14, Miami High 4: WP: Olya Seichrist. LP: S. Konwal. Top Performers: Cristina Hernandez 3-4, 3 singles. Daniela Guerra 3-4, 2 singles, double. MB 2-2.

• Late Thursday-Southwest19, Coral Gables 9: WP: Katherine Dube 2K 2/4 2 runs, 2 SB. Top Performers: Stephanie Garcia 4-5, 4 SB, 2 RBI. Jenny Montano 4-5, 2 SB, 4 RBI. Kassandra Solis 3-5, double, triple, 4 RBI. SW 4-0

• Late Thursday-Miami Springs 16, Norland 1: WP: Emily Santos 3 IP, 8K's. Top Performers: Crystal Ramos 3-3, 3 RBI's. Nicole Borroto 1-1, 2 runs. Geneva Santos 1-2, 2 runs.

• Late Thursday-Dr. Krop 11, South Miami 0: WP: Karina De la Rosa - 1 hitter. Top performers: Deborah Vainstien 2-2, 1 RBI, 2 Runs scored. Taylor Coachman 2-2, 3 RBI, 1 run scored.

• Late Friday-Florida Christian 17, Mater Lakes Academy 2: WP: Faith Vazquez (1-0). LP: Castroman. Top performers: Karli Smith 3-3, 3 RBI. Faith Vazquez 3-3, 2 RBI. Shanon Renouf 3-3, 2 RBI. Brianna Ernst 2-3, 4RBI, HR. Brittany Suarez 3-4. FC 2-0.


Gulliver Prep cruised past LaSalle 18-1 in a boys’ lacrosse matchup on Saturday.

Christian Hassan led the way for Gulliver with a game-high five goals. Ryan Cordero scored four goals to go along with two assists.

Pierce Bailey added three goals and two assists.

With the win, Gulliver Prep improves to 1-1 on the season.

• Gulliver Prep 18, LaSalle 1: Ryan Cordero 4 goals, 2 assists. Christian Hassan 5 goals. Pierce Bailey 3 goals, 2 assists. GP 1-1.


Late Thursday-Gulliver Prep 78, St. Andrews 69, Boca Raton Christian 57, FAU High 11.


Late Thursday-Gulliver Prep 172, St. Andrews 39, FAU High 24, Boca Raton Christian 10.



Pembroke Pines Charter vs. Belen Jesuit (Belen), 6:30

Mater Academy Charter vs. Jackson (Jax), 3:30

Mater Lakes vs. Miami Springs (MSP), 3:30

Ronald Reagan vs. Coral Park (CP), 3:30

Coral Reef vs. Sunset (Sunset), 3:30

Hialeah Gardens vs. South Miami (SM), 3:30

Doral Academy vs. TERRA (TERRA), 3:30

Killian vs. Miami Palmetto (Palmetto), 3:30

Miami Christian vs. Hialeah Educational Academy (Hialeah Educational Academy), 3:30

Homestead vs. Northwestern (NW), 3:30

Miami Central vs. Norland (Norland), 3:30

St. Brendan vs. Booker T. Washington (BTW), 4:00

Varela vs. South Dade (SD), 7:00


Keys Gate vs. Monsignor Pace (Monsignor Pace), 1:00

Miami Beach vs. Miami High (Miami High), 2:00

Jackson vs. Hialeah (Hialeah), 2:30

South Dade vs. Coral Reef ( ), 3:00

Divine Savior vs. Doctors Charter (Doctors Charter), 4:00


South Miami vs. North Miami (Pepper Park), 3:30

Norland vs. Miami Beach (Flamingo), 3:30

American vs. North Miami Beach (NMB), 3:30

Jackson vs. Homestead (Homestead Complex), 3:30

Westland Hialeah vs. Miami Central (Central), 3:30

Hialeah-Miami Lakes vs. Ronald Reagan (RR), 3:30

Keys Gate vs. Greater Miami Academy (GMA), 3:30

Doral Academy vs. Mater Academy Charter (Mater Academy Charter), 3:30

Booker T. Washington vs. St. Brendan (STB), 4:00

Marathon vs. Carrollton (CAR), 4:00

Coral Reef vs. Sunset (Sunset), 4:00

Monsignor Pace vs. Booker T. Washington (BTW), 4:00

Killian vs. Miami Palmetto (Palmetto), 7:00

Varela vs. South Dade (SD), 7:00


Key West vs. Monsignor Pace (Monsignor Pace), 1:00

Miami Beach vs. Miami High (Miami High), 2:00

Jackson vs. Hialeah (Hialeah), 2:30

South Dade vs. Coral Reef ( ), 3:00

Divine Savior vs. Doctors Charter (Doctors Charter), 4:00

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