Saturday's baseball, softball and boys lacrosse roundup
Saturday, March 03, 2012
Palm Beach Post Staff Reports
Roswell (Ga.) 6, No. 10 Wellington 4: Jared Tosner homered and Peter Rivera doubled, but the Wolverines (2-4) fell to the host Hornets.
Woodward Academy (Atlanta) 8, Palm Beach Gardens 5: Jean Canio homered and Brooks DeMontluzin struck out four in five innings but the Gators (3-4) lost to the Eagles in Palm Beach Gardens.
Forest Hill 28, Lake Worth Christian 0 (5): Mike Murray pitched a perfect game, striking out 14, and had four hits including a home run as the Falcons (4-3) cruised by the Defenders in West Palm Beach.
Fort Lauderdale-Calvary Christian 13, Pope John Paul 5: Robert Gerdung went 3-for-4 with a triple and three RBI, and Zander Retamar went 2-for-3 with two runs and an RBI, but Pope (3-4) lost to Calvary (5-3) in Fort Lauderdale.
Palm Beach Central wins Pembroke Pines Speedball Tournament: The Broncos (5-4) won two games to capture the Broward County event. In the first game, Amanda Blanchard struck out 10 in a 7-0 win over Glades Day. In the second, Nicole Granitto went 3-for-4 and drive in five runs to lead the Broncos to a 10-0 victory over Miami-Doral Academy.
Boca Christian wins Colonial Christian Classic in Homestead: The Blazers (6-2) defeated Islamorada-Island Christian 13-1 and host Colonial Christian 17-2 to take the tourney title. Jensen Strandberg had four RBI, including two home runs, against Island Christian and Haley Butler drove in four runs, and scored three, with two doubles and a single in the finale against Colonial Christian.
St. Andrew's 16, Benjamin 7: Conor Whipple scored nine goals as the Scots (5-0) downed the Buccaneers (3-1) in the inaugural Orange Bowl Lacrosse Classic at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens.
Jupiter 11, Fort Lauderdale-Pine Crest 8: Daniel Soviero had four goals and three assists and James Holdt added three goals as the Warriors (4-0) defeated the Panthers (3-1) in the inaugural Orange Bowl Lacrosse Classic at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens. Stone Wharton had 14 saves for Jupiter.
Spanish River 7, Wellington 5: Tyler Kuhlman had three goals and an assist, but the Wolverines (2-2) fell to the Sharks in Boca Raton. Kevin Birch and and Patrick Oporto each added a goal for Wellington.
Jupiter Christian 15, Dwyer 14 (late Friday): Ben Yetman scored six goals, Kevin Meyer had a goal and six assists, and Alex Derrico added four goals as the Eagles edged the Panthers in Palm Beach Gardens.