Baseball: Mingus dominates against Bears
Mingus 13 - Bradshaw Mt. 1
The Marauders went on a hitting spree in Prescott Valley on Tuesday when they overpowered home team, Bradshaw Mountain in a 13-1 win in seven innings.
The Mingus Union Baseball team proved that they were the better team in a 4A II Grand Canyon Region game against the Bears. Mingus jumped ahead early with two runs in the top of the second innings. Then they blasted the game open, scoring four runs in the top of the third. Two more runs in the top of the fourth made it an 8-0 ball game. Bradshaw Mountain was silenced until the bottom of the seventh when they scored one run to Mingus' 13.
Tony Vocca led the Marauders on the mound. He faced 25 batters, allowed six hits, no walks and struckout 10.
As a team, the Marauders had a total of 17 hits. Trevor Sanderlin, Shaun McCarty and Vocca led at the plate. Sanderlin went 4-for-5 with a homerun and two RBIs. McCarty went 4-for-5 with a double. Vocca went 3-for-5 with a homerun, double and three RBIs. Logan Stewart was in the mix, going 3-for-5 with a double and two RBIs. CJ Taylor went 2-for-4; Nick Alred went 1-for-4 with two RBIs. Austin Rogers, Jesse Timm and Hunter Zwart each had an RBI.
The Marauders traveled to Page on Thursday for the second half of the region schedule. The Marauders return home for a game against Flagstaff on Saturday. The game is scheduled for 11 a.m.