Jim Detrick's two-run single snapped a 3-3 tie in the sixth inning Saturday to give Huntington Beach High School a 6-3 win over Fountain Valley in a Sunset League baseball game at Huntington Beach.
Huntington Beach scored a run in the bottom of the fifth to tie the game before Detrick's hit won it an inning later. Jeff Haack (4-2) came on in relief in the sixth inning to get the win for the Oilers (2-3, 7-7). Jim Doyle had a solo home run for Fountain Valley (3-1-1, 10-3-1) in the fifth.
In other Sunset League action:
Ocean View 10, Westminster 5--The Seahawks scored four runs in both the fifth and six innings to win at Westminster. The game was marred by the ejection of several Ocean View players. Ocean View Coach Bill Gibbons said five of his players were ejected "for a variety of reasons, some of which were questionable and dubious."
In the Sea View League:
Estancia 6, Newport Harbor 5--The Eagles scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth inning, including two on Conrad Colby's double, and held on for the win at Estancia. Newport Harbor scored three runs in the seventh but stranded the tying run at third base.