PREP SPORTS WRAP: TJ baseball hangs on against Riverside; Beamer track sweeps TJ

The Thomas Jefferson baseball team hung on Thursday afternoon to pick up a 3-2 win over the Auburn Riverside Ravens.

Junior Niko DelaCruz threw a complete game and didn't allow an earned run during the win. DelaCruz gave up six hits in seven innings, walking three and striking out three.

Offensively, TJ (6-6 overall, 4-6 SPSL North) was led by T.J. Byrne. The junior connected on a three-run home run in the third inning to give the Raiders all the offense they needed.

Decatur — The Gators (9-6 overall, 6-4 SPSL 3A) lost their third game in a row Thursday to the Peninsula Seahawks in five innings. The Seahawks tallied 11 runs in the bottom of the third inning.

Decatur finished with only two hits on the day and made four errors.

Girls Tennis

Jefferson 5, Olympia 0 (Thursday)

Singles — Michelle Lee-TJ d Sydney Pham 6-2, 4-6, 6-4; Coco Hernandez-Tagoe-TJ d Mina Craig 6-4, 1-6, 7-6 (4).

Doubles — Cindy Park/Crystal Lee-TJ d Alli Bautista/Gemma Robinson 6-4, 3-6, 6-3; Rileigh Qualls/Toni Mullen-TJ d Rachel Kelson/Catty Zhang 7-6 (6), 5-7, 6-0; Nichelle Song/Gloria Oh-TJ d Marketa Capova/Kady Zeller 6-0, 6-2.

Boys track

Beamer 106, Jefferson 39 (Thursday)

100: Grant (TB) 11.42. 200: Grant 23.28. 400: Davis (TB) 50.96. 800: House (TB) 2:04.98. 1600: Hanson (TB) 4:43.10. 3200: Gebrehiwet (J) 10:06.75. 110 HH: Evans (TB) 16.74. 300 IH: Evans 43.26. 4x100 relay: TB 44.16. 4x400 relay: TB 3:38.79. High jump: Myles (J) 6-0. Long jump: Shocks (TB) 21-2. Triple jump: Shocks 43-1. Pole vault: Hanson 12-6. Shot put: Loving (TB) 43-6.5. Discus: Teauala (TB) 121-5. Javelin: Madden (J) 134-10.

Girls Track

Beamer 84, Jefferson 66 (Thursday)

100: Spotser (TB) 13.21. 200: Spotser 26.43. 400: Spotser 58.57. 800: Mason (TB) 2:35.10. 1600: Mason 5:34.40. 3200: Doner (J) 12:51.95. 100 HH: Carpio (TB) 17.31. 300 IH: Seabolt (TB) 49.94. 4x100 relay: TB 51.04. 4x200 relay: J 1:48.0. 4x400 relay: TB 4:33.98. High jump: Vaara (TB) 4-10. Long jump: Hong (J) 16-0. Triple jump: Willingham (TB) 31-10. Pole vault: Pellegrini (J) 10-0. Shot put: Warrior (J) 35-9. Discus: Warrior 104-7. Javelin: Swiney (J) 66-7.


We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Read the Oct 21
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates