The Yuba City softball team faced off with rival River Valley on Thursday night in what proved to be not much of a contest. The Honkers flew right on past the Falcons by a final score of 15-0. 

Leading the Honkers on both offense and defense was Blake Craft who finished the day with multiple hits and two RBI while also throwing 11 strikeouts and one giving up one hit in the circle. 

Another notable performance came from Monica Mitchell who finished the game with three RBI. 

Yuba City (7-1-2, 6-0) will play at Woodcreek on April 24. 

Marysville 13, Foothill 0 

Marysville 16, Foothill 0 

The Marysville High softball team completed its week with its fourth straight win, sweeping Foothill in a Thursday doubleheader at home 13-0 and 16-0 in five innings each. 

In the first game, Raina Hudson went 3-for-3 with a couple RBI to lead the offense. However, there was plenty of support as Maya Larsen and Sophia Tyler each finished 2-for-3 with a combined four RBI. Larsen produced three of the four runs and had two doubles. Tyler had a run-scoring double. 

Myra Hinojosa added a 2-for-2 day at the plate. Riley Duff won the game in the circle with a complete game two-hitter with seven strikeouts. 

In the nightcap, Marysville plated 16 runs as Josie Rapp and Tyler each went 3-for-4. Rapp’s big hits were a double and two-run home run, while Tyler racked up two triples and a couple RBI. 

Hallie Roper was a perfect 4-for4 with a double in the second game, while Josie Landis added four RBI. 

Birdie Galaviz and Rapp combined on a no-hitter for the Marysville pitching staff. 

Marysville (14-1-1, 5-0) doesn’t play again until April 24 when it travels to Antelope to take on Center, a team it beat earlier this week 5-2. 

Sutter 17, Paradise 0

The Huskies softball team was able to ease past Paradise on Thursday as they had multiple hitter finish with noteworthy stats. 

Briana Cooper went 3-for-4 with a double; Darcy Gillen went 3-for-3 with four RBI; Reagan Ford went 4-for-4 with a triple and two doubles and Ella Jolley went 3-for-3 with a double and three RBI. 

Sutter softball (13-3) will play in Roseville today to kick off tournament play. 


Junior Varsity 

Sutter 16, East Nicolaus 1

The Huskies JV ball club finished its game on Thursday night against the Spartans ahead by 15 runs. 

Leading Sutter’s offense were Justin Matsui who went 2-for-3 and Alex McDermott who wet 1-for-4 with a double and three RBI. 

On the mound Bryson England went three innings with five strikeouts to record his fourth win of the season. 

The Sutter JV baseball team (14-1, 5-0) will play at Laguna Creek today at 4 p.m.


Sutter 15, Valley Christian 1

The Huskies varsity squad took care of business on Thursday night as they routed Valley Christian by a 14-run margin. 

In combined 17 hit team effort, Cory McIntyre led the way going 2-for-4 with two RBI. Meanwhile Austin Norman went 2-for-5, Austin Jones went 1-for-3 and Brady Daddy went 2-for-2 with an RBI triple. 

Dorman also recorded the win on the bump as he threw seven strikeouts and only allowed one run. 

Sutter varsity baseball (11-6, 5-0) will host Paradise today at 4 p.m.

Marysville 10, Foothill 0

The Indians ball team shutout Foothill of Sacramento on Thursday night behind some impressive performances at the plate.

Devon Conway hit an RBI while also crossing home plate three times on the outing. Other notable stat lines came from the following: Dominic Crabtree, 1-for-2 with an RBI and two runs; Alex Torres, 1-for-4 with two runs and an RBI and Morgun Goss, 1-for-1 with two RBI. 

Pitcher C.D. Portillo secured the win with six strikeouts and only one allowed hit. 

Marysville baseball (10-3, 8-1) will play Golden Sierra on Monday. 


Lindhurst 6, Marysville 3

The Blazers and Indians squared off in each team’s final Pioneer Valley League match of the season on Thursday as it was Lindhurst who in the end came away with the victory. 

The following individuals and pairing won for Lindhurst: Peter Thao (6-0, 6-0), Andrew Vang (6-0, 6-0), Andrea Ayala (6-3, 4-6, 6-4), Steven Demesa and Vichais Young (6-2, 6-4), Isaac Acosta and Peter Her (6-2, 6-2) and Johnson Vang and Annie Yang won (6-2, 6-0).

As for Marysville the winners were the following: Leticia Staples (6-2, 6-1), Andrea Vang and Emma Elkins (7-5, 6-4) and Laura Knolle and Jennifer Yang (6-4, 6-2).

Marysville tennis (3-7) will play at a tournament in Auburn on April 25, while Lindhurst (9-1) finished the regular season as Co–champion of the PVL with Bear River.

Colusa 6, Live Oak 3

Live Oak boys tennis scored its highest point total of the season with three individual victories Thursday in an overall 6-3 loss to Colusa. 

The Lions finished the regular season 0-10 overall and 0-9 in league. 

In singles, Carlos Topete won in straight sets 6-4, 6-4, while Ishwar Toor swept his opponent 7-5, 6-0. 

In double action, Live Oak’s Carlos Topete and Chris Fregoso recorded the team’s third point with a 8-2 pro-set victory over Colusa. 

Live Oak will open the league tournament on April 25.

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