Canyon High School pitcher Dave Blado allowed only two hits and struck out six batters to lead the Comanches (4-0, 8-1) to a 6-2 Century League victory over Santa Ana Valley Tuesday at Canyon.
Blado started the game and pitched 6 shutout innings. He left with two outs in the seventh inning, but Santa Ana Valley scored two quick runs off Scott Myers, Blado's replacement. Blado returned to the mound, under the re-entry rule, and got the last out.
Hector Lanbaren was the losing pitcher for Santa Ana Valley (2-2 in league).
Santa Ana 8, El Modena 4 (eight innings)--Santa Ana broke a 4-4 tie in the eighth inning, scoring four runs to defeat El Modena Tuesday. Oscar Lewis' two-run homer in the sixth helped Sergio Guerrero earn the victory. Jim Star was the loser. The Saints are 2-2, 7-3. El Modena is 1-3, 4-6.
Villa Park 7, Foothill 2--Winning pitcher Jerry Aschoff (2-0) pitched a complete game, allowing three hits and striking out five to lead the Spartans (2-2, 5-6) at home. Trent Eye was 2 for 4 with three RBIs.