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VX Roundup 4/9: Marian Ruf's no-hitter leads Red Mountain softball past Mesa

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Posted: Tuesday, April 9, 2013 10:20 pm | Updated: 11:23 am, Wed Apr 10, 2013.

Red Mountain got a five-inning no-hitter from Marian Ruff as the Mountain Lions (21-5) beat Mesa, 11-0, on Tuesday.

Ruf, who had nine strikeouts and two walks, also led the Lions at the plate with three hits and an RBI.

Bre Macha hit a home run in the first inning to start the scoring for Red Mountain.

The Lions put up five runs the first inning, three in the second and three in the fourth to effectively end the game early with the 10-run mercy rule.

Six players had RBIs, led by Macha with three. The Lions had twelve hits in the game.

Softball

Desert Mountain 11, Deer Valley 1:  Andy Wellins won her 14th game of the season for the Wolves (17-7). Lexi Pierson and Cheyann Tucker each had home runs for Desert Mountain, while Sammy Rae went 3-for-3 with two doubles and four RBIs to lead the Wolves at the plate.

Chaparral 12, Camelback 2:  Marisa Alemany went 2-for-3 with a single, triple and three RBIs to lead the host Firebirds (17-8) past the Spartans. Kristen Puch pitched all five innings for Chaparral and had seven strikeouts. Blakeley Koziol added two RBIs for the Firebirds.

Highland 2, Perry 1; Xavier 13, Westwood 0; Queen Creek 14, Combs 4.

Baseball

Basha 7, Chandler 1: The Bears (12-7) fell behind 1-0 after the top of the first inning, but righted the ship and led 7-1 after four innings. Jamie Westbrook led the Bears at the plate with a 3-for-3 performance, which included two doubles, a home run and two RBIs. Zach Torriente and Ronnie Querry each added two RBIs and Ivan Sanchez finished 2-for-4 with an RBI. Seven of the Bears' 14 hits came with two outs.

Gilbert 6, Corona del Sol 3:  Dustin Peterson had a home run and two RBIs while Justin Laforce added three RBI to lead the Tigers (16-6) past Corona del Sol. Gilbert took a 3-2 lead after three innings and never looked back. Rick Riley went 3-for-4 to lead the Aztecs (16-11).

Boys Volleyball

Highland def. Sandra Day O'Connor 25-18, 28-26, 25-15:  The visiting Hawks (11-4) made short work of the Eagles. Jared Greene led Highland with 13 kills. Ryan Morrison added 10 kills and three aces; Bryce Farabee had six kills and three aces, while Collin Ward finished with 30 assists and three blocks.

Brophy def. Boulder Creek 18-25, 25-22, 20-25, 29-27, 15-5:  The host Broncos (21-4) struggled at times but came out on top in the fifth and deciding game to beat Anthem Boulder Creek. Ryne Benson led Brophy with 18 kills. Adam Lincoln and Billy Andrew each had 11 kills.

Boys Tennis

Scottsdale Christian 8, Coronado 1.

Girls Tennis

Perry 7, Marcos de Niza 2; Campo Verde 8, Tempe 1.

Softball

Camelback 0 2 0 0 0 – 2 3 5

CHAPARRAL 4 3 0 1 4 – 12 13 1

WP - Puch

LP - Castro

Leading Hitters:

Chaparral: Alemany 2-3, 1B, 3B, 3 RBI; Koziol 1-1, 2B, 2 RBI; McBride 1-2, RBI;  Bellaire 2-2, RBI; Seeger 1-2, RBI.

Baseball

Chandler 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 – 1

Basha 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 – 7 14

WP - Daal

Leading Hitters:

Basha: Westbrook 3-3, HR, 2 2B, 2 RBI; Torriente 2-4, 2B, 2 RBI; Querry 2-4, 2B, 2 RBI; Sanchez 2-4, RBI.

Gilbert  0 0 3 0 1 2 0 - 6 9 2

Corona del Sol 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 - 3 7 0

Porter and Rehmer

Radford, Tate (4) and Hamilton

Leading hitters:

Gilbert: Peterson 3-4, HR, 2 RBI; Laforce 2-4, 2B, 3 RBI.

Corona: Riley, 3-4; Clemens 2-3.

Boys Volleyball

Highland 25 28 25 - 3

Sandra Day O’Conner 18 26 15 - 0

Highland: Greene 13 kills; Morrison 10 kills, 3 aces, 2 blocks; Farabee 6 kills, 3 aces; Ward 30 assists, 3 blocks.

Boulder Creek 25 22 25 27 5 - 2

Brophy 18 25 20 29 15 - 3

Brophy:  Benson 18 kills; Lincoln 11 kills; Andrew 11 kills.

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