Unbeatens CDO, Alpine will meet on Friday
- Updated: July 3, 2018
2018 EAST COUNTY LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL ALL-STARS
EastCountySports.com staff report
EL CAJON – The Cajon de Oro Little League 11-12 All-Stars moved into the District 41 winner’s bracket final with a 4-3 victory over Fletcher Hills in a game played at CDO on Monday evening.
Cajon de Oro, the defending district champion, and Alpine American meet in an anticipated showdown between unbeaten teams on Friday at 7 at FHLL. Alpine knocked off West Hills LL, 5-2, also on Monday night.
Alpine knocked off West Hills LL, 5-2, also on Monday night behind home runs from LIAM OUELLETTE and KADE GAEIR.
Ouellette also homered in Alpine’s first game of the double-elimination portion of the tournament – a 13-3 win over Lakeside National.
Cajon de Oro’s TATE CARLSON struck out the final batter of the game to secure the victory on Monday night with the tying run at third.
Trailing by four runs and down to their last strike, Fletcher Hills’ JAKE SIMPSON hit a bases-clearing double, missing a home run by a few short feet.
Cajon de Oro’s SAMMY DANTO had a two-run home run to left field to make it 2-0 in the first.
JAKE HOPKINS got the win for CDO.
Fletcher Hills and West Hills fall into elimination contests on Tuesday night.
Fletcher Hills will host Singing Hills at 7, while WHLL meets Rancho San Diego at 6:30 at Cajon De Oro Little League.
El Cajon National and Lakeside National are the only teams to have been eliminated so far.
Rancho San Diego defeated LNLL on Sunday at CDO as RSD’s GABE SANZ-MILLER hit a three-run home run in the second inning.
Rancho San Diego’s CODY BIGLEY added an RBI, while Lakeside National’s SAXON PLASTERER had an RBI.
The Lake Murray Little League 11-12 All-Stars had a barrage of hits against North Park in a 13-1 win in the District 33 tournament on Sunday.
Lake Murray’s ELIGH DILGARD had a two-run double, while JOJO AGUON added an RBI. BRYCE HAMMOND got the win.
Lake Murray faces Rolando in an elimination contest on Thursday at 5:30 at Serra Mesa Little League.
San Carlos Little League faces Allied Gardens Little League on Tuesday night at 5:30 at Serra Mesa in the winner’s bracket final.
In the District 66 11-12 All-Stars winner’s bracket final, Lemon Grove Little League advanced to the championship finals with a 10-6 victory over Valley de Oro in a game played at Spring Valley Little League
Valley de Oro’s ETHAN PARKER hit a three-run home run and CALEB TAA-JONES and CARLOS MACK drove in runs.
NICOLAS MOSLEY hit a home run for LGLL.
Lemon Grove awaits the winner of the challenger’s bracket final between VDO and Las Palmas on Tuesday at 6 at SVLL.
Those teams will meet on Saturday at 6 at SVLL. A rematch, if necessary, would be on Monday at 6 at SVLL.