Taft vs Barstow, January 28,2017

Taft vs Barstow, January 28,2017

by Kaivon Kealoha
January 28, 2017
W 16-3

Taft College Baseball hosted the Vikings of Barstow on Saturday to wrap up the weekend round robin. Nick O'Connor took the mound and pitched 4 innings; surrendering 6 hits and 2 runs.

The Cougars offensive made a statement after yesterdays loss in the season opener with a 14 hit, 16 run performance.

Leftfielder Quintin Nakamura led the team offensively driving in 6 runs while going 3-for-5 with a single, double, and homer. Third baseman Kaivon Kealoha went 3-for-5 with two doubles and a home run for 3 RBI's.

Five more Cougars collected hits with Dayton Wilson, Richard Ortiz and Travis Turner each getting 2.

Kyler Shiflett earned the win tossing two innings and allowing no runs on 3 hits and 1 strikeout.

Bryan Santiago and Chase Nistor both got work on the bump in the last three innings.

The Taft College Baseball team travels to LA Harbor on Friday for the first of a two game contest with the Seahawks at 2:00 PM.