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Bringing their record to 15-7 overall and 7-0 in the South Coast Conference, the
LBCC baseball team defeated Mt. San Antonio, 10-2, Wednesday, March 29, at Joe
Hicks Memorial Field.
Standout players for LBCC highlighted on lbccvikings.com/sports were freshman
pitcher Daniel Rocha, who threw eight shutout innings, and freshman second
baseman Tanner Moore who went 4-for- 4 with 4 runs batted in at the plate.
Freshman 1 st baseman Vincent Byrd II and sophomore outfielder Tai
Tiedemann scored the first two Viking runs in the fourth inning.
Moore ripped an RBI double in the seventh and a RBI single in the eighth.
The win was the sixth straight in the conference for LBCC, which has triumphed
in nine of their last 10 games.
“It was a really good team win for us. We hit the ball well and our pitcher Daniel
Rocha threw a solid game then Steven Nuno came and closed it out.” Freshman
Relief Pitcher, Jay Rohman said.
“Were looking to three peat in the conference championships and make a run for
State playoffs, that’s the goal for this year.” Rohman added.
The Vikings will face Mt. San Antonio again today, Thursday, March 31, at 6 p.m. on