In its final game of the 14th annual Central Baseball Classic, Madera South ended the tourney on a winning note.
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
FRESNO — Through the first five innings of the Central Baseball Classic championship game betweenMadera and Central-Fresno, neither team could gain any ground as the score remained locked at 1-1.
CLOVIS — Despite a sunny Saturday, a constant rain during the nighttime hours was enough to force the postponement of the Buchanan Preseason Tournament, forcing three Madera teams to figure out their schedul
Led by the pitching of senior JoJo Contreras and a workmanlike defensive effort, the Madera baseball team advanced to the championship game of the Central Baseball Classic.
The Madera South Stallions baseball team outhit the Clovis Cougars, but the hits didn’t translate to scores in a 1-0 loss at the Central Baseball Classic.
The Madera Coyote boys volleyball team got better as the match went on, but it wasn’t enough in a 3-0 loss to the Central Grizzlies in Joe Flores Gym.
Madera Babe Ruth will begin tryouts for new players on Thursday at 6 p.m. at Madera High’s Mel Parker Field.