Autumn Pease Strikes Out 13 Sharks & Camille Rivera Hits a Home Run as the Rams Cruise to Victory
Murrieta Mesa won it’s opening round playoff game in the CIF Southern Section Division 1 Championships Thursday. The Rams beat Santiago with a convincing 5-1 victory and will advance to Round 2 to face Chino Hills.
The Rams scored a run in the first inning to take a 1-0 lead. Murrieta scored twice in the fifth and two more in the sixth. Senior Camille Rivera hit a home run in the fifth inning and drove in 2 runs.
Junior Jada Cody doubled and had 2 RBIs and Kelci Hill drove in 1 in the first inning. The junior had 2 hits in the game.
The Rams will now advance to round 2 of the CIF Southern Section Championships. They will face Chino Hills, the undefeated Champions of the Baseline league. The Huskies were 28-4 overall and beat Charter Oak 6-0 in their round 1 match.
Santiago 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Murrieta Mesa 1 0 0 0 2 2 – 5
Photos by Alicia Salcedo