Kiel Harmon allowed two earned runs and struck out five over six innings, carrying Sierra Vista’s baseball team to a 5-2 home victory over Spring Valley on Tuesday.
Andrew Garcia pitched a hitless seventh to earn a save.
Jake Hager and Scotty Tomassetti each had two hits, and Kyle Gamble drove in two runs for the Lions, who led 3-0 after three innings.
The victory boosted Sierra Vista (14-6, 4-1 Southwest) to within a half-game of Bishop Gorman in the division. Spring Valley fell to 14-4, 3-2.
• Valley 9, Chaparral 4 — At Valley, Tom Pacl went 2-for-2 with four RBIs, and Travis Baratcart was 2-for-2 with two RBIs to lead the Vikings past the Cowboys.
Valley’s Jesse Oropeza supplied two hits, including a double, and two RBIs.
• Eldorado 13, Desert Pines 3 — At Eldorado, Manuel Estrada hit a home run and drove in three runs as the Sundevils defeated the Desert Shields.
Daniel LeCavalier had four hits and scored four times for Eldorado, which had 15 hits. Chris Brown added two hits and drove in two runs.
Three Eldorado pitchers combined to scatter five hits.
• Cheyenne 13, Bellarmine Prep (Wash.) 12 — At Cheyenne, Tommy Spears hit a three-run double to highlight a six-run fifth inning for the Desert Shields.
Cheyenne trailed 10-8 entering the inning. Spears finished 2-for-2 with four RBIs. Andrew Perez added two doubles and two RBIs, and Marquise Hall was 2-for-3 with an RBI.
Jorge Paula added a two-run homer for Cheyenne.
• Green Valley 7, Northridge (Colo.) 6 — At Green Valley, Jordan Van Hoosier went 3-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI to propel the Gators.
Nick Melino added two doubles and two RBIs for Green Valley.
Easton Ramirez went 3-for-3 with a double for Northridge.
• Rancho 13, Canyon Springs 3 — At Rancho, Justin Neubauer struck out 13 and allowed four hits as Rancho stopped the Pioneers in six innings.
Neubauer allowed three singles and a double, while raising his season strikeout total to 70.
James Cammack and Zack Qualls each drove in three runs for the Rams. Cammack had a home run.
• Durango 17, Clark 2 — At Durango, Niko Vasquez went 3-for-4 with four RBIs and three runs as the Trailblazers defeated the Chargers in five innings.
Durango scored 14 runs in the first inning, making it easy for pitcher Jason McClaren, who allowed three hits and struck out eight.
• Bishop Gorman 17, Bonanza 9 — At Hadland Park, Jeff Malm went 4-for-5 with a home run, three runs and two RBIs to help the Gaels outslug the Bengals.
John Rickard had a double, a home run and five RBIs, and Johnny Field added a homer for Gorman, which had seven players with multiple hits. The Gaels finished with 18 hits, eight for extra bases.
Tomo Delp had a home run, double and three RBIs for Bonanza, and Kris Bryant was 2-for-4 with a homer and two RBIs.
Jordan Hanley added a homer for Bonanza, which had 14 hits, five for extra bases.
• Pahrump Valley 10-6, Boulder City 9-4 — At Pahrump, Tyler Raymer’s two-run single in the bottom of the seventh inning capped the Trojans’ comeback victory in the first game.
Dan Miller crushed a two-run home run with two outs in the bottom of the sixth in the nightcap to break a 4-4 tie and give Pahrump the sweep.
• Henderson International 14-4, Round Mountain 4-9 — At Henderson International, the Wolverines and Knights split a doubleheader.
Henderson International’s Jon Dapper drove in seven runs in the first game and also got the win.
Curtis Shank had a two-run triple to lead Round Mountain’s victory in the second game.