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TJ walks off with win at Madera High

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The Thomas Jefferson Middle School Patriots’ eighth grade team hosted Alta Sierra at Madera High’s Mel Parker Field on Tuesday and secured a 7-6 walk-off victory over the previously undefeated Alta Sierra.

“We had a great team to play Alta Sierra, but I’m not going to lie to you, it was a blast to see the kids play on a gorgeous field on a beautiful day,” coach Lance Leach said.

The game started off with Thomas Jefferson pitcher Charles Gray sitting down the Bruins in order in the first.

The Bruins took advantage of two of Gray’s pitches up in the zone, and a twoout single brought in two runs in the second...


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