Jason Jarvis hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning Saturday to lift Desert Mountain past Gilbert, 2-1 in a baseball game at the East Valley/Central/Fiesta Region Tournament at McClintock.
Josh Satow struck out 13 in a complete game for the Wolves (7-1). Brandon Thomson had eight strikeouts in his nine innings of work for the Tigers.
Willy Fox also had a solo homer for Desert Mountain.
EAST VALLEY/CENTRA FIESTA REGION TOURNAMENT
HAMILTON 14, MARCOS DE NIZA 1:
Eric Farris went 3-for-3 with a home run and five RBIs as the Huskies (9-1) cruised past the Padres at McClintock.
Jason Kudlock added a home run and three RBIs for Hamilton.
MCCLINTOCK 9, MESA 8: Jimmy Patterson went 2-for-3 with two RBIs to lead the Chargers (6-3) over the Jackrabbits at McClintock. Manny Sandoval went 3-for-3 with two doubles and three RBIs to pace Mesa.
DESERT MOUNTAIN 13, DOBSON 1: Cody Chapman and Jeff McClafferty each hit home runs to lead the Wolves (8-1) over the Mustangs at McClintock. Desert Mountain’s Jason Jarvis allowed only one run for the victory.
GILBERT 5, MOUNTAIN VIEW 2: Dustin Hennis went 2-for-4 with three RBIs to lead the Tigers (7-4) over the Toros. Ryan Cisterna added a home run and two RBIs for Gilbert.
CORONA DEL SOL 2, HIGHLAND 1: Jeff Sinay’s two-RBI single in the sixth inning leads the host Aztecs (5-4) past the Hawks.
Gabe Sandersius struck out 11 Highland batters and gave up one hit in six innings. T.J. Stapp closed out the seventh to earn his second save of the season.
MESQUITE 8, MARCOS DE NIZA 0: Alex Magana tossed a three-hit shutout and struck out seven to lead the Wildcats past the Padres. David Gardner added a home run and two RBIs and Seth Furmanek was 3-for-3 with three RBIs for Mesquite.
CHANDLER 10, WESTWOOD 7: Reno Blomquist went 2-for-4 with four stolen bases to lead the Wolves (6-3) past the Warriors at McClintock. Franky Busnai led Westwood (2-6), going 3-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs.
SAGUARO 8, GLENDALE INDEPENDENCE 6: In the first game of a doubleheader, the Sabercats took out the host Patriots as Mike Petello went 2-for-4 with three RBIs in the win.
SAGUARO 4, CACTUS SHADOWS 1: Dan Fox homered and went 3-for-3 as the Sabercats upended Cactus Shadows. Saguaro (5-7) will play Phoenix Christian Monday for the Tournament Championship.
VALLEY CHRISTIAN 10, TUBA CITY 0: The Trojans shut out the Warriors as J.P. Grako went 2-for-3 with two doubles and two RBIs. Teammate Steve Zehring finished 2-for-2 with two RBIs. Valley Christian also fell to Casa Grande, 12-7, earlier in the day.
SANTA CRUZ SPRING FLING
HIGLEY 5, SHOW LOW 1: Damion Swisher pitched a two-hitter as the Knights defeated the Cougars to claim the championship at Eloy. Pat Delacerda led Higley with two doubles and two RBIs. HIGLEY 3, BISBEE 2: Justin Lindsey went 2-for-2 with two RBIs to lead the Knights over the Pumas. Jake Delacerda added a double and an RBI for Higley.
THUNDER RIDGE (COLO.) 6, SETON 1: Stan Minatogawa went 3-for-3 but the host Sentinels (2-3) fell to Thunder Ridge in non-region action.
SETON 8, THUNDER RIDGE 4: John Tobin and Neil Kerkhof each had two-run homers to lead the host Sentinels (3-3) past Thunder Ridge. Ryan McCarthy added a pair of hits and an RBI and also earned the win on the mound for Seton.