Florida High School Baseball - Sickles gets by LetoApril 2, 2011: Tampa, FL 33626
Sickles Gryphons (Tampa, FL) backers went home happy Saturday as they saw their baseball squad knock off the visiting Leto Falcons (Tampa, FL), 7-4 in a league battle.
Coming up next, the Gryphons play the Hillsborough Terriers (Tampa, FL) in a 5A District 9 battle, on Tuesday, April 5. Sickles will attempt to move on its 6-10 season record. The Terriers enter the battle with a 5-14 record after their 28-15 league win over Chamberlain (Tampa, FL).
The Falcons now possess a 9-8 record. They take the field next when they travel to Alonso for a non-league battle on Tuesday, April 5. Leto will play a Ravens squad coming off a 8-0 league win over Wharton (Tampa, FL). The Ravens record now stands at 12-4.
Marc Perez pitched another complete game gem as the Gryphons won this district matchup. Sam Machonis scored twice with two stolen bases and one RBI single. Alex DeGracia knocked in two. Freshman Logan Goede did an admirable job filling in at catcher. He managed to sustain a hard blow at the plate from a charging Leto player. But he held on to the ball to save a run.