3/5/2013 11:44:00 PM Tuesday's Local Rundown Big day for Bell as Chino baseball team wins home opener
Matt Santos/Chino Valley Review, Courtesy R.J. Bell throws out the first pitch of the Cougars; 2013 home opener Tuesday afternoon. Later (below) rounded third on his way to scoring Chino Valley’s 21st run of the second game.
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Chino Valley sweeps Ash Fork
R.J. Bell had a big day and the Cougars had a huge day overall in their 2013 home opener Tuesday against Ash Fork.
Bell, a sophomore, had two hits and two RBIs in the doubleheader's first game, a 12-1 win. He also started on the mound and struck out six in two hitless innings. In the nightcap, a 23-0 blowout, Bell batted 3-for-3 with a triple, two RBIs and three runs scored.
In the opening game, the drama ended early. The Cougars scored 10 runs in their half of the first inning. Senior Colby Douglas added two hits and two RBIs.
Junior Branden Redfern started on the mound in the nightcap, and went three innings while allowing one hit, zero walks and scattering six strikeouts.
Junior Jeremiah Moeller drove in four runs on two hits, including a triple. Freshman Spencer Coffin went 2-for-2.
The Cougars make a trip across town to meet Prescott at PHS next Tuesday for a 4 p.m. first pitch.