The Bishop Union High School Broncos baseball and softball teams easily added more checks in their win columns Tuesday in their respective games against the Mammoth Huskies.
Junior Caleb Gillem did the opposing team no favors, picking up four hits over five at bats and leading the Broncos to a 25-6 win over Mammoth. Gillem doubled in the second, doubled in the fifth, singled in the sixth, and singled in the sixth.
The Broncos pulled away for good with nine runs in the second inning. In the second, senior Kennedy Batchelder singled on a 0-2 count, scoring one run, junior Reese Dondero singled on a 2-2 count, scoring two runs, junior Albert Cano singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs, Gillem doubled on a 2-1 count, scoring three runs, and Batchelder singled on a 2-1 count, scoring one run.
The Broncos put up 11 runs in the sixth inning. Gillem, Batchelder, junior Riley Eropkin, Dondero, Cano, and senior Acie Valdivia all contributed in the big inning with RBIs.
Valdivia led things off on the pitcher’s mound for the Broncos. The bulldog went two innings, allowing six runs on eight hits, striking out three and walking zero. Senior Jake Frigerio pitched the final four innings, allowing one hit, zero runs and 6 strikeouts.
The Broncos racked up 18 hits on the day. Gillematchelder, Valdivia, Cano, and Cain Omohundro each had multiple hits for Bishop Broncos. Batchelder and Gillem all had four hits to lead Bishop Broncos. Bishop Broncos was sure-handed and didn’t commit a single error.
• Jake Frigerio, 1-6, 1 RBI
• Reese Dondero, 1-5, 3 RBIs
• Albert Cano, 2-2, 3 RBIs
• Acie Valdivia, 3-5, 3 RBIs
• Cain Omohundro 2-2, 1 RBI
• Caleb Gillem, 4-5, 8 RBIs
• Kennedy Batchelder, 4-4, 3 RBI’s
• Hector Martinez 1-1, 1 RBI
On Tuesday the Bishop Broncos defeated Desert 17-0 in a Broncos home game as three pitchers combined to throw a shutout.
Cain Omohundro led things off on the pitcher’s mound for Bishop, lasting three innings, allowing zero hits and zero runs while striking out four and walking zero. Albert Cano pitched 1.2 innings, allowing one hit and striking one out. Reese Dondero finished up by striking out the final batter.
Cano collected four hits in four at bats to help lead the Broncos to victory. Cano tripled in the first, doubled in the second, doubled in the third, and singled in the fourth.
Bishop scored nine runs in the second inning. The Broncos big bats were led by Kennedy Batchelder, Acie Valdivia, Cano, Omohundro, Kennedy Batchelder, and Hector Martinez, who each had RBIs in the inning..
Bishop collected 16 hits on the day. Cano, Batchelder, Dondero, and Omohundro all collected multiple hits for the Broncos. The Broncos stole 11 bases during the game as two players stole more than one. Riley Eropkin led the way with two.
• Albert Cano, 4-4, 5 RBIs
• Hector Martinez, 1-2, 1 RBI
• Riley Eropkin, 1-4, 1 RBI
• Jake Frigerio, 1-4
• Caleb Gillem 1-4
• Cain Omohundro 2-3
• Acie Valdivia 1-4, 2 RBIs
• Reese Dondero 3-4, 2 RBIs
• Kennedy Batchelder 3-3, 3 RBIs
The Bishop Lady Broncos on Tuesday also took the bark out of the Huskies, trouncing Mammoth 22 to 6.
Baileigh Momberg threw 4 innings, giving up 3 runs on 2 hits, 1 walk, 1 hit batter and 6 strikeouts.
Leilani Torres threw 1 inning allowing 3 runs on 3 walks and 1 hit.
Senior Kayla Jackson, 2 walks, 1 hit by pitch, 4 runs scored
Junior Madi Torres, 2 hits, 1 walk, 3 runs scored
Sophomore Baileigh Momberg, 5 walks, 3 runs scored
Junior Jayda Jackson, 4 hits including a double, three a scored
Junior Deborah Fallingstar, 1 hit
Senior Leilani Torres, 2 hits, 1 walk, 2 runs scored
Senior Jaylee Doll, 1 walk, 1 hit by pitch, 1 run scored
Senior Lyndsey Rowan, 4 walks, 1 hit by pitch 2 runs scored
Senior Geneva Molina, 2 hits, 2 walks, 2 runs scored
Freshman Sienna Fuller, 1 walk, 1 run scored
Crystal Morales, 2 walks 1 run scored
On Tuesday the Lady Broncos were at home when they shutout Desert by a final score of 10-0.
Lady Broncos Geneva Molina pitched all five innings allowing 3 hits, 2 walks, while striking out 7.
Baileigh Momberg, 1 hit, 2 walks, 2 RBI’s and 1 run scored
Geneva Molina, 1 hit a triple, 2 RBI’s, 1 run scored
Sienna Fuller, 1 hit, 1 RBI, 1 walk, 1 run scored
Kayla Jackson, 1 hit by pitch, 2 walks, 1 run scored
Lyndsey Rowan, 2 walks, 2 runs scored
Leilani Torres, 2 sacrifice bunts, 1 walk, 1 run scored
Jaylee Doll, 1 walk, 1 run scored
Jayda Jackson, 2 walks, 1 run scored