HS Baseball: Temecula Valley Beats Paloma Valley 4-2…Headed to Championship game of the Darryl Kile Memorial Tournament

Senior Ethan Clough Gets the Win for the Golden Bears to Advance to Meet Norco in the Final Game

Coach Darric Merrell using game time opportunities to coach the dugout

Temecula Valley won Game 3 of the Darryl Kile Memorial Tournament hosted by Norco High School. They will be playing Norco for the Championship title. The Golden Bears improved to 16-2 with the victory.

Temecula scored first, with a run in the third. The Golden Bears padded their lead to 4-0 with a big 3 run fifth inning. The Wildcats came back to score 2 runs in the seventh, but it was too little, too late for Paloma Valley.

Gabe Alvarez at bat

Ethan Clough was the winning pitcher for Temecula. The senior pitched 4 innings and gave up just one hit. Clough helped himself IP, at the plate by driving in a run. Senior second baseman Gabe Alvarez went 2 for 2 with a double and had 2 RBIs for the Golden Bears.

Temecula Valley  0 0 1 0 3 0 0   4

Paloma Valley     0 0 0 0 0 0 2    2

Photos by Jennifer Rangel