The Riverside Poly softball team saw its title run came to an end, falling to Camarillo 4-0 in the CIF Southern Section Division 2 championship game in Irvine.
Check out the Inland_Sports Channel for highlights of the title game:
The Riverside Poly softball team defeated Dana Hills 6-4 to reach the CIF Southern Section Division 2 championship game at Barber Park in Irvine.
The Lady Bears will collide with Camarillo for the CIF-SS D2 championship.
Nikki Calderon delivered a big two-run base hit and Savannah Favre added a two-run, inside-the-park home run in the Poly victory against the Dolphins.
The only other time Poly won a CIF-SS softball title came back in 2004.
The Norco Cougars (33-0) remains undefeated after reaching the CIF-SS Division 1 Finals after a 11-7 victory against Grand Terrace in the semifinals.
Norco will take on Los Alamitos for the CIF-SS D1 championship at Deanna Manning Stadium in Irvine.
In Division 3, Murrieta Mesa will hook-up with Hart for the CIF-SS title. The Rams blanked Fullerton 3-0 in the semifinals.
List of games in the Inland_Sports coverage area:
SOFTBALL QUARTERFINALS ON THURSDAY:
PACIFICA/GARDEN GROVE @ NORCO (D1)
MISSION VIEJO @ GRAND TERRACE (D1)
SANTIAGO @ LOS ALAMITOS (D1)
RIVERSIDE POLY @ SANTA MARGARITA (D2)
PATRIOT @ HART (D3)
KNIGHT @ MURRIETA MESA (D3)
BUENA @ JURUPA HILLS (D4)
RUBIDOUX @ ST. JOSEPH/LAKEWOOD (D4)
BEAUMONT @ MONTCLAIR (D4)
VILLAGE CHRISTIAN @ CARNEGIE (D7)
Riverside Poly pitcher Cole Percival pitched a complete game shutout, lifting the Bears to a 1-0 victory at Citrus Valley in the CIF Southern Section Division 3 playoffs.
Percival took a no-hitter into the 6th inning before surrendering a double to Cody Branstetter. The Blackhawks Chaz McWilliams doubled in the seventh inning to put the tying run in scoring position, but Percival went the the distance allowing just two hits in the game.
Peep the highlights on the Riverside TV Highlight Reel!
The CIF Southern Section unveiled its 2017 playoff brackets on Monday.
Some notable all-local contests include REV @ Santiago in Division 1; and Citrus Valley hosting Riverside Poly in D3.
Click here for the complete brackets: 2017 BASEBALL BRACKETS
Click here for final CIFSS Rankings: 5.12.17 FINAL Baseball POLL
Click here for final League Standings: 2017 Baseball Standings LEAGUE
JW North earned a share of the Inland Valley League title with a 5-0 victory at Riverside Poly.
Damien Sanchez led off the game with a home run, while Tony Bullard added a 2-run shot for JWN. Huskies starter Alonzo Diaz tossed a complete game shutout for the victory.
The Huskies and Bears finish as co-IVL champions with a record of 8-2.
King High School topped Riverside Poly 7-2 at the Riverside Classic at Cal Baptist University.
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