Mustangs romp by Monarchs
GRANTS PASS — Taylor Bars was 3-for-3 with four RBIs and Clint Sager had a bases-clearing double in the fifth inning to lead No. 6 Hidden Valley to a 13-3 nonconference win over Umpqua Valley Christian on Thursday.
Ryan Hayden was 3-for-4 with three runs and Dylan Armanino had two hits and three runs scored for the Mustangs in the six-inning affair. Hayden also struck out five in five innings on the mound.
The Mustangs, the Skyline Conference champions, improved to 20-4 overall. They will travel to play at Ashland on Monday.
Umpqua Valley Christian 101 010 — 3 9 4
Hidden Valley 022 351 — 13 14 1
Yonker, Graham (5) and Graham, Yonker (5); Hayden, Suthann (6) and Sager. W — Hayden. L — Yonker. 2B — HV: Sager, Albertson, Bars. HR — UVC: Yonker; HV: Armanino (4).