Twin Falls 22, Burley 4 (5 innings); Twin Falls 12, Burley 6
BURLEY — The Bruins completed a three-game Great Basin Conference series sweep with two wins on Saturday.
In game one, Twin Falls built a 4-2 lead through one inning and led 6-2 through three. It pulled away with eight runs in both the fourth and fifth inning.
Twin Falls’ Claire Hodge went 3-for-4 with a home run, a walk and two stolen bases, Brinley Iverson went 4-for-4 with a double and two stolen bases, Kylie Baumert went 3-for-5 with two triples and a double, Taylor Avram went 3-for-4 with a triple, Caroline Casdorph went 3-for-4, Lexi Rierson went 2-for-3 with two walks and Kenzie Connell went 2-for-4 with a walk and a stolen base.
In the second game, the Bruins raced out to a 5-1 lead through three innings and led 7-3 through five. Burley cut the deficit to 9-6 in the sixth, but Twin Falls added three in the seventh.
Baumert pitched six innings, allowing three runs (one earned) on five hits, no walks and a hit-by-pitch with eight strikeouts. She also went 3-for-4 with two doubles and a stolen base.
Connell was 3-for-5 with a triple, Casdorph was 2-for-3 with a double and two walks, Avram was 2-for-5 with a double, Rierson was 2-for-4 with a walk and a stolen base and Savannah Fitzgerald was 3-for-4.
The Bruins (13-3, 7-0) will play at Minico on Friday, and the Bobcats will play at Wood River on Thursday.
Canyon Ridge 15, Minico 0 (4 innings); Canyon Ridge 12, Minico 1 (6 innings)
RUPERT — The Riverhawks followed up a 16-3 win on Friday with two more blowout wins on Saturday to complete the Great Basin Conference series sweep.
In game one, Canyon Ridge tallied 20 hits, and Minico had five.
At the plate for the Riverhawks, Jaycee Massie went 3-for-3 with three triples, Caitlin Crist went 4-for-4 with three doubles and a stolen base, Kierra Amerson went 3-for-3 with a double, Alexia Pfister went 2-for-2 with a walk and a steal, Kennedy Sorenson went 1-for-2 with a double and a hit-by-pitch and Kylee Gerstl went 2-for-4 with a double and a steal.
In game two, Ali Beverly (who went 2-for-3 in game one) was 2-for-3 with a home run, a double and a walk. Crist was 3-for-4 with two doubles and a triple, Karlie Embretson was 2-for-4 with with a home run, Massie was 2-for-3 with a walk and Amerson and Gerstl were each 2-for-4 with a double.
Canyon Ridge (10-7, 7-0) will host Jerome on Wednesday, and Minico will host Twin Falls on Friday.
Jerome 12, Wood River 1 (5 innings); Jerome 11, Wood River 8
JEROME — Like Canyon Ridge, the Tigers earned a 16-3 win on Friday and completed their Great Basin Conference series sweep with two victories on Saturday.
Jerome scored in all four innings of game one, including five in the fourth. Kailey Harrison went 3-for-3 with two doubles, Tiffany Bryant went 1-for-2 with a triple and a walk, Chyanna Myers went 1-for-2 with a double, Vivi Ortega went 2-for-2 with a walk and five stolen bases and Mercedes Bell went 2-for-3.
In the second game, Wood River scored four runs in the top of the first and led 7-2 through 3 1/2 innings. The Tigers tied it up with five runs in the bottom of the fourth, then scored two in both the fifth and sixth to take the lead for good.
Bryant went 2-for-3 with a home run and a walk, Myers was 3-for-4 with a steal, Ashleigh Leal was 2-for-4 with a walk, Peyton Harrison was 2-for-3 with a walk, Abriana Hurtado was 1-for-2 with two walks, Bell was 1-for-4 with a double and a steal and Ortega was 1-for-5 with three steals.
Jerome (12-4, 6-3) will play at Canyon Ridge on Wednesday, and Wood River (2-12, 0-8) will host Burley on Thursday.
Minico 14, Canyon Ridge 0 (5 innings); Minico 8; Canyon Ridge 0
RUPERT — The Spartans rolled in Saturday’s doubleheader to earn a Great Basin Conference series sweep.
Minico outscored Canyon Ridge 35-0 in the three-game series.
In game one, the Spartans scored four runs in the first inning, eight in the second and three in the third.
On the mound for Minico, Kobe Matsen allowed three hits and struck out three against zero walks in his shutout performance. He also went 2-for-3 at the plate.
Scott Perry went 1-for-1 with a two-run home run. Rylan Chandler went 3-for-3 with a double and two stolen bases, Carson Schow went 1-for-1 with a double and two walks, Tazyn Twiss went 1-for-2 with a double and a walk, Nicky Caldera went 1-for-3 with a double and Colter May went 1-for-2 with a walk.
Minico’s starting pitcher in game two, Alan Ambriz, also went the distance. He allowed three hits and no walks with eight strikeouts.
Caldera went 3-for-4 with three stolen bases, Matsen went 2-for-4 with a double, Rylan Chandler went 2-for-4 with three steals and McKay Chandler went 2-for-3.
Minico (16-2, 9-0) will host Twin Falls on Friday, and Canyon Ridge (6-11, 1-6) will host Jerome on Wednesday.
Twin Falls 8, Burley 3; Twin Falls 18, Burley 1 (5 innings)
BURLEY — The Bruins earned a three-game Great Basin Conference series sweep with two dominant wins on Saturday.
In game one, Twin Falls scored one run in each of the third, fourth and sixth innings, then scored five in the seventh to take an 8-0 lead.
Carson Walters pitched the first six innings for the Bruins, allowing two hits and four walks with five strikeouts.
At the plate for Twin Falls, Magnum Hofstetter went 3-for-4 with a triple, Connor Root was 3-for-4 with a stolen base, Cade Greenfield was 1-for-3 with a hit-by-pitch and Anthony Scholes was 2-for-4.
In the second game, the Bruins out-hit the Bobcats 23-2. They scored three runs in the first inning, nine in the second and six in the third.
Hofstetter, who hit a triple, and Greenfield both went 4-for-4, while Walters went 3-for-4 with a triple, Kaden Stutzman went 3-for-4 with a double, Tai Walker went 3-for-3 with a walk, Scholes went 2-for-4 with a hit-by-pitch, Jackson Stutzman went 1-for-3 with a walk and a hit-by-pitch and Connor Root went 2-for-3 with a hit-by-pitch.
Twin Falls (11-4, 6-1) will play at Minico on Friday, and Burley (3-13, 1-6) will play at Wood River on Thursday.
Nampa Christian 7, Wendell 0 (6 innings)
GLENNS FERRY — Nampa Christian’s Luke Tuttle shut down the Trojans on the final day of the Glenns Ferry Tournament.
Tuttle allowed two hits and one walk with 11 strikeouts in his complete game performance.
Wendell’s Kyler Lukesh went 1-for-1 with a walk and and a stolen base, and Tristan Wert went 1-for-3.
The Trojans (6-7) will play at Minico JV on Tuesday.