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Truckee baseball tops Portola

Staff reports
Ryan Salm/Sierra SunTruckee High sophomore Kevin Decker slides safely into home against Portola on Saturday.
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The Truckee High baseball team defeated visiting Portola 9-7 in a non-league game on Saturday.

The Wolverines are now 12-8 overall and 8-5 in Northern 3A league play.

Freshman Maclane Brady started on the mount and picked up the win for the Wolverines. Brady threw 6 2/3 innings, allowing six hits and seven runs ” four earned ” while striking out two and walking three.

Sophomore Justin Vosburgh came in to close the game, retiring the last two batters in the seventh inning.

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Offensively for the Wolverines, Vosburgh went 2-for-4 with two doubles and two RBIs. Pablo Esquivel was 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs, Brendan Driscoll 1-for-4 with a double and two RBIs, Clayton McDonnell 1-for-2 with an RBI, Kevin Decker 1-for-2, Andrew Mazzini 1-for-3, Tucker Nevin 1-for-3 and Cruz Esquivel 1-for-3.

Truckee was missing several players on Saturday, leaving a team of nine, and only four starters, to face Portola.

Truckee hosts Lowry on Tuesday at 1 p.m.


 

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