Photo:14 Micah Buettner
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The Badgers made it a season sweep over rival Bradshaw Mountain Bears 3-0 in the Badger Dome. Prescott swept the Bears (0-8) in Prescott Valley on March 1.
In the third game, the Badgers led 24-0 before the Bears got a point to not suffer a shutout.
Micah Buettner said, “It is always good to win and beat your rival. This is the first year of their program, and they will get better. We are having a good season and look forward to finishing strong.”
Prescott improves to (8-1) and will host Peoria tonight at 5:30 pm.
PRESCOTT BADGERS 3, BRADSHAW MOUNTAIN BEARS 0
Games- 1 2 3
Bradshaw Mountain 10 7 1
Prescott 25 25 25
Barry Goldwater 3, Peoria 2
Thunderbird 3, Youngker 0
Deer Valley 3, Desert Edge 0
Combs 3, Marcos de Niza 2
Seton Catholic Prep 3, Poston Butte 0
Estrella Foothills 3, Dysart 0
The Badgers lost to the Mesquite Wildcats 10-7 at Prescott High School yesterday. Each team rolled a pair of nickels in the error department, allowing for a total of nine unearned runs. The Wildcats, the #3 team in Division 4, jumped on top in the top of the first with three runs off Prescott starter Peyton Little.
Mesquite (15-8) would add one more in the second before the Badgers would battle back to tie the game 4-4. The Wildcats put up three more in the third and once again Prescott came back to tie the game at seven.
Ethan Ammerman came in to pitch the final four innings, allowing only one earned run, as the Badger defense gave up two additional runs. Prescott managed only one hit in the final four innings off of Jacob Wendt and Sebastian Granillo.
Prescott leadoff hitter Sam Strasser had a good day at the plate, with three hits and two RBIs, including a stolen base. Josh Miller had a double and two RBIs. Lukas Barrett and Jacob McElfresh each had an RBI.
The Badgers (8-8) will host Flagstaff in a Grand Canyon Region game on Tuesday at 3:00 pm.
MESQUITE WILDCATS 10, PRESCOTT BADGERS 7
Innings- 123 456 7 – R H E
Mesquite 313 210 0 – 10 11 5
Prescott 043 000 0 – 7 6 5
Saguaro 7, Bradshaw Mountain 0, 9 innings
Chino Valley 7, Wickenburg 6
Fountain Hills 10, Camp Verde 1
Lee Williams 8, Flagstaff 6
Coconino 19, Mingus 1, 5 innings
Scottsdale Prep 11, Bagdad 8
The Prescott Badgers evened their season mark at (10-10) with a 13-1 win over the Lee Williams Volunteers, in Kingman. Prescott improves to (3-4) in the Grand Canyon Region. Lee Williams drops to (0-8) and (4-14). The Badgers will visit Flagstaff on Tuesday at 3:45 pm.
Saguaro 2, Bradshaw Mountain 1, 9 innings
Wickenburg 7, Chino Valley 5
Williams 10, Mogollon 0, 5 innings
Fountain Hills 10, Camp Verde 0, 5 innings
Poston Butte 26, Coronado 5, 5 innings
Seton Catholic 20, Marcos de Niza 1, 5 innings
Notre Dame Prep 11, Peoria 4
Greenway 24, Thunderbird 0, 5 innings