Southwest edges Mourning in baseball


Boys’ state basketball

What: The state boys’ basketball championships.

When: Through Saturday.

Where: The Lakeland Center, 701 W. Lime St., Lakeland.

Admission: $10 per session; Parking: $8 per day.

Tuesday’s results: Class 2A semifinals: Boca Raton Grandview Prep 81, Tallahassee FAMU 70; Orlando Christian Prep 58, Sarasota Christian 44; Class 3A semifinals: Sagemont 78, Jacksonville Providence 59; Tampa Prep 64, St. Petersburg Shorecrest Prep 49; Class 4A semifinals: Orlando Lake Highland Prep 80, Tampa Berkeley Prep 69; Jacksonville Ribault 70, Coral Springs Charter 67.

Wednesday’s schedule: Class 1A semifinals: Chiefland vs. Malone, noon; Jasper Hamilton County vs. Chipley, 1:30; Class 3A final: Sagemont vs. Tampa Prep, 4:30; Class 4A final: Jacksonville Ribault vs. Orlando Lake Highland Prep, 8.

Thursday’s schedule: Class 1A final: noon; Class 2A final: Grandview Prep vs. Orlando Christian Prep, 3:30; Class 7A semifinals: Melbourne vs. Bartow, 7; Boyd Anderson vs. Oviedo, 8:30.

Friday’s schedule: Class 5A semifinals: Plantation American Heritage vs. Panama City Rutherford, 10 a.m.; St. Petersburg Lakewood vs. Gainesville Eastside, 11:30 a.m.; Class 6A semifinals: Norland vs. Jacksonville Ed White, 2:30; Ruskin Lennard vs. Lake Minneola, 4; Class 8A semifinals: Winter Park vs. Greenacres John I. Leonard, 7; South Miami vs. Orlando Evans, 8:30.

Saturday’s schedule: Class 5A final: 10 a.m.; Class 6A final: 1:30; Class 7A final: 5; Class 8A final: 8:30.

Miami Herald Staff Reports

Marcell Diaz outdueled Kevin Moreno to lead the Southwest baseball team over Mourning 3-2 on Tuesday.

Marcos Pedreida also pitched two innings for the Eagles and had four strikeouts.

Alfredo Morejon was a perfect 2 for 2 with an RBI double, and Andres Feltes recorded the save for Southwest (2-3).

•  Southwest 3, Mourning 2: WP: Marcell Diaz. LP: Kevin Moreno. Top performers: Alfredo Morejon 2-2, RBI double. Marcos Pedreira 2 innings pitched, 4 K’s. Andres Feltes save. SW 2-3. MOU 1-3.


South Dade junior Gorordo pitched five innings and struck out seven batters in a 4-2 victory over Varela.

Salvi Finocchiaro came in to relieve Gorordo and pitched two innings, struck out three batters and recorded the save.

Danny Vaughan went 1 for 3 with two RBI for the Buccaneers.

• South Dade 4, Varela 2: WP: Junior Gorordo (1-0) 5 IP, 1 ER, 7 K. SV: Salvi Finocchiaro 2 IP, 1 H, 3 K. Top performers: Danny Vaughan 1-3, 2 RBI.

•  Reagan 6, Hialeah Gardens 3: WP: Carlos Mancilla. SV: Steven Feierabend. Top performers: Raffy Luna 2 runs. Jeffery Nistal 2 runs.

•  Dade Christian 4, Sagemont 3: LP: Andres Vazquez 8.2 innings.

• Columbus 6, Coral Gables 6 (stopped in 6th due to rain): Top performers: Ryan Alvarez HR. Pablo DeArmas 2-3, double, RBI. COL 6-2-1.


Columbus dominated Miami Country Day’s defense with 19 goals.

Danny Rancano and Alec Carreras each scored four goals for the Explorers. Michael Bulnes, Kyle Glaser and Cody Brais scored two apiece.

Five other Columbus players netted a goal.

For Miami Country Day, Austin Weinberg scored two goals, and Jordan Karp scored once. Goalie Paul Julian Girard recorded 10 saves.

• Columbus 19, Miami Country Day 3: COL: Danny Rancano 4 goals; Alec Carreras 4 goals; Michael Bulnes 2 goals; Kyle Glaser 2 goals; Cody Brais 2 goals; Nick Quintairos 1 goal; Alex Gonzalez 1 goal; Matt Larrea 1 goal; Sebi Cancio 1 goal; and Martin Lopez 1 goal. Jon Nickas (1 goal allowed; 5 saves); Jeffrey Eskra (2 goals allowed; 3 saves). MCD: Austin Weinberg 2 goals; Jordan Karp 1 goal. Paul Julian Girard (10 saves).


Melanie Isaza struck out five Hialeah-Miami Lakes batters on her way to a victory as Reagan defeated HML 17-2.

Isaza contributed at the plate, too, going 3 for 4.

Karina Rubio erupted offensively, going 2 for 4 with game-high five RBI.

Gabriella Rodriguez went 1 for 1, and Lella Belen went 2 for 3.

•  Reagan 17, Hialeah-Miami Lakes 2: WP: Melanie Isaza 5 Ks. Top performers: Melanie Isaza 3-4. Karina Rubio 2-4, 5 RBIs. Lella Belen 2-3. Gabriella Rodriguez 1-1, game-winning RBI.

• Archbishop Curley 22, Hollywood Christian 7: WP: Lambert. Top performers: Valentina Carris 3-4, 2 RBI. Alyssa Lambert 2-3, RBI. Sarisha Wiggins 2-2. ABC 1-4.

•  TERRA 15, Northwestern 0: WP: Tayler Sanchez (3-2) 6 strikeouts, 2 runs. Top performers: Allison Newsome 2-3, 2 runs. Victoria Conway 2 runs. Vivian Calderon 1 RBI, 2 runs.


•  Gulliver 5, Miami Country Day 0: # 1 Olivia Thaler 8-0, #2 Julieta Dalmau 8-0, #3 Alyssa Pujals 8-0, #4 Lindy Lyons 8-0, #5 Estefania Navarro 8-0. GUL 5-0.

•  Mourning 7, Reagan 0: Jackie Rosales d. Sophia Chang 8-2. Natalie Hernandez d. Natalia Roman 8-1. Mara Cerrini d. Fabiola Medina 8-0. Alex Cabezas d. Melanie Deandrade 8-8. Anna Cherkasova d. Sabrina Bonnice 8-0.

•  Hillel 3, Hebrew Academy 1: Andrea Waxman 8-0. Daniela Bendayan 8-2. Orli Algranatti 8-3. Doubles: Jacky Alman/Fortunee Cohen lost 1-6.

•  Coral Gables 5, Ferguson 2: #2 Paulina Bejar 8-1. #3 Sofia Bosch 8-0. #4 Alexa Alcalay 8-6. #5 Rafa Game 8-0.


• Mourning 6, Reagan 1: Pablo Sanchez d. Juan Villasmil 7-5. Sam Prudhomme d. Christian Villacis 8-2. Azziz Abydov d. Bryan Espinosa 8-4. Diego Mateluna d. Sebastian Tomassi 8-6. Marc Yurgenson d. Erick Diaz 8-5.

•  Hebrew Academy 6, Hillel 1: Gabi Apoj 9-7. Zack Masin 9-7. Caleb Katz 8-3. Eli Litwin 8-4. Doubles: Shane Herskowitz/Eli Litwin 6-3. Gabi Apoj/Caleb Katz 7-6. HA1-0.

•  Coral Gables 6, Ferguson 1: #2 Danny Spatz 8-6. #3 Mirko Radosevic 8-2. #4 Cristian Gazzolo 8-4. Doubles: #1 dbs Radosevic/ Spatz 8-6.

•  Palmetto 7, South Dade 0: #1 Mark Hellinger d. Steven Cabrera 8-0. #2 Garrett Huber d. Anderson Harrill 8-3. #3 Willie Yang d. Yoyan Rodriguez 8-0. #4 Frank Lawrence d. William Slusher 8-0. #5 Peter Schuler d. Victor Yin 8-0. PAL 4-0.


•  Miami Beach 10, Hialeah 9 OT: MB: Nick Palacios 3 goals. Aaron Lowenstein 3 goals. HIA: Omar Varela 6 goals. MB 2-3.


•  Miami Beach 11, Hialeah 8: MB: Sabina Osman 4 goals. Sophie Fedotov 3 goals. HIA: Emily Alvarez 5 goals. MB 2-3.



Key West vs. Gulliver Prep (GP), 3:30

Brito Miami vs. Mater Academy Charter (Mater), 3:30

University Sc. vs. Hialeah Educational, 3:30

LaSalle vs. Mater Lakes (ML), 6:30


American vs. North Miami Beach, 2:30

Varela vs. MAST, 2:30

Southwest vs. Coral Reef, 3:00

North Miami vs. Jackson, 3:00

Hebrew Aca. vs. Palmer Trinity, 3:30

Coral Springs Char. vs. Pace, 3:30


HML vs. Mourning, 3:00

Gulliver Prep vs. Keys Gate, 4:00

Palmer Trinity vs. Ferguson (FER), 4:00

Ransom Everglades vs. Pine Crest (Pine Crest), 6:30

American vs. Palmetto (Palmetto), 7:00

Southwest vs. Westminster C. (Palmetto Bay Park), 7:00


Varela vs. MAST, 2:30

American vs. North Miami Beach, 2:30

North Miami vs. Jackson, 3:00

Southwest vs. Coral Reef, 3:00

Coral Springs Charter vs. Pace, 3:30

Hebrew Academy vs. Palmer Trinity, 3:30

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