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Torrance Baseball

Varsity 2018
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Terry DeWan
2200 W Carson St, Torrance, CA 90501


  1. 2018 Baseball Season

    Welcome to the Torrance baseball team wall. The most current information will appear at the top of the wall dating back to prior seasons. Utilize the left navigation tools to find past seasons, game schedules, rosters and more. Best of luck this spring!

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  1. Updates From Last Month
  2. Colton Kruger pitches Torrance High to summer baseball championship

    TORRANCE >> Colton Kruger had thrown two innings this summer for the Torrance High School baseball team. But that didn't stop coach Terry DeWan from giving Kruger the ball in the South Bay Summer League championship game against West Torrance Thursday afternoon.After putting his talents on display in the Perfect Game Summer Showdown in Cartersville, Georgia, Kruger showed the West lineup what he was capable of. Published by Daily Breeze on: 8/3/2017 Read More

    Posted Thu, Aug 3 2017
  3. July
  4. Medium Schools All-State Baseball Teams

    News - Published on 7/28/2017 2:24 PM

    Matthew Sauer of Righetti is Player of the Year; Rich Henning of Christian Brothers is Coach of the Year. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Fri, Jul 28 2017
  5. June
  6. 2017 MLB Draft by the numbers

    News - Published on 6/19/2017 3:20 PM

    Florida leads with 49 prep players selected, followed by California with 43 and Texas with 25. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Mon, Jun 19 2017
  7. May
  8. Martizia leads Torrance to Pioneer League baseball title over West Torrance

    TORRANCE >> Travis Martizia has been known as a big-game pitcher for the Torrance High baseball team since his freshman year.Thursday, coach Terry DeWan did not hesitate to go with Martizia with Torrance playing at West Torrance with the Pioneer League title on the line in both team's regular season finale. Published by Daily Breeze on: 5/11/2017 Read More

    Posted Thu, May 11 2017
  9. Dante Mendoza leads Torrance baseball past North High

    TORRANCE >> Starting pitcher Dante Mendoza did not let a leadoff single phase him when Torrance High School's baseball team visited Pioneer League rival North Torrance Wednesday afternoon."After (Brett Takeuchi's) hit in the first at-bat, I just had to shake it off," Mendoza said.There wasn't much North could do to rattle Mendoza. Published by Daily Breeze on: 5/3/2017 Read More

    Posted Wed, May 3 2017
  10. April
  11. West Torrance baseball beats South on squeeze play

    TORRANCE >> West Torrance High School's Kyle Sonandres was confident in his ability to lay down a suicide squeeze against the visiting South Torrance baseball team on Wednesday, especially with it being a play the Warriors practice a lot.With one out and the game tied at 5 in the bottom of the sixth inning, Sonandres laid down a picturesque bunt seconds before Kris Romero crossed home plate to help West steal a 6-5 Pioneer League victory. Published by Daily Breeze on: 4/26/2017 Read More

    Posted Wed, Apr 26 2017
  12. Prep roundup: West Torrance baseball team erases six-run deficit to beat Santa Monica

    West Torrance High School's bats came alive at just the right time Thursday in a wild come-from-behind baseball victory.West was trailing 7-1 in the bottom of the seventh and put together six runs to tie the game and then won 8-7 in the ninth against Santa Monica in the Redondo Tournament.West (15-7) had just three hits entering the seventh, but pieced together seven in the inning, along with a few walks, to even the score. Published by Daily Breeze on: 4/20/2017 Read More

    Posted Thu, Apr 20 2017
  13. Torrance High baseball team gets a leg up on South

    TORRANCE >> The outcome often comes down to one or two plays when baseball rivals Torrance and South Torrance high school meet, and that was the case again on Wednesday in the first game of a Pioneer League set.The biggest play of the game went Torrance's way during its 4-2 win over South at Torrance Park's Kendall Field. Published by Daily Breeze on: 4/19/2017 Read More

    Posted Wed, Apr 19 2017
  14. El Segundo, Torrance sit atop South Bay baseball top 10

    1. EL SEGUNDO >> The Eagles (15-5) have won 10 of their last 11 heading into a two-game Ocean League series against the Normans. Jake Palmer is batting .623 with a .967 slugging percentage, Spencer Palmer is batting .463 with five home runs and 26 RBIs and Spencer Long is 5-2 with a 1.19 ERA and is batting . Read More

    Posted Mon, Apr 17 2017
  15. West Torrance baseball rallies to defeat North

    TORRANCE >> Senior Sean Whorley took a moment on the mound to collect himself, delivered his final pitch, a swinging strikeout, and pumped his fists while his West Torrance High School baseball teammates surrounded him. It was the icing on a comeback performance in West's 3-2 eight-inning Pioneer League win over rival North Torrance on Wednesday. Published by Daily Breeze on: 4/5/2017 Read More

    Posted Wed, Apr 5 2017
  16. Tartars Sportswear

  17. Gallegos picks up second straight shutout for Torrance baseball team

    TORRANCE >> Six-foot-3 senior Alex Gallegos took a deep breath, delivered his final pitch - a fly out to right field - and calmly walked toward the Torrance dugout, where he was congratulated by his teammates. It was just his 77th pitch, which was the final touch on a masterful performance during the Torrance High School baseball team's 2-0 nonleague win over Palos Verdes on Tuesday at Kendall Field. Published by Daily Breeze on: 4/4/2017 Read More

    Posted Tue, Apr 4 2017
  18. Torrance and Palos Verdes lead South Bay baseball top 10 rankings

    1. TORRANCEThe Tartars and their pitching appear to be rounding into form. Torrance (11-6) has won three in a row and has given up just one run in its last three games. The Tartars are starting to find offense as well, with Neil Feist (.400, 12 RBIs), Travis Martizia (.404, 17 runs) and Noah Ishikawa (. Read More

    Posted Mon, Apr 3 2017
  19. March
  20. MaxPreps Photos of the Month: February

    News - Published on 3/23/2017 4:00 PM

    View spectacular images captured by our network of professional photographers across the country. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Thu, Mar 23 2017
  21. Dante Mendoza helps Torrance baseball to doubleheader sweep of Redondo

    TORRANCE >> Dante Mendoza struggled early to find his command, but once he did, the Torrance High School baseball team's offense seemed to come to life to support his efforts.Mendoza spotted Redondo three first-inning runs before settling in and Torrance's offense exploded for a seven-run fifth inning during a 10-3 win over Redondo in the first game of a nonleague doubleheader on Wednesday at Kendall Field. Published by Daily Breeze on: 3/22/2017 Read More

    Posted Wed, Mar 22 2017
  22. Kyle Hatai's shutout leads North Torrance baseball past Hawthorne

    Kyle Hatai had a strong all-around performance Thursday to lead North Torrance High School's baseball team past Hawthorne.Hatai struck out 12 and walked none in a complete-game 3-0 nonleague shutout.Hatai also got it done at the plate, driving in the first run of the game in the fourth inning to give North (6-2) an early lead. Published by Daily Breeze on: 3/16/2017 Read More

    Posted Thu, Mar 16 2017
  23. Pitching helps make Torrance baseball No. 1 in South Bay top 10

    1. TorranceIt could be anyone's ballgame this season among South Bay baseball teams, but there are at least three reasons why Torrance High School has as good a chance as anyone to reign supreme, and they hang out on the mound. The Tartars boast the big three in seniors Dante Mendoza, Alex Gallegos and Travis Martizia, who all bring something special to the pitching staff. Published by Daily Breeze on: 3/15/2017 Read More

    Posted Wed, Mar 15 2017
  24. Mira Costa baseball team edges West Torrance in 10 innings

    EL SEGUNDO >> The Mira Costa and West Torrance baseball teams split a pair of one-run games in a season-opening doubleheader, and neither team wanted to give any ground when they met on Thursday in the El Segundo Tournament Blue Division semifinals.Gutsy pitching performances and stingy defense ruled the game before Mira Costa eked out a 3-2 victory in 10 innings at El Segundo's Recreation Park. Published by Daily Breeze on: 3/9/2017 Read More

    Posted Thu, Mar 9 2017
  25. South High baseball player killed in Torrance crash hours after starring in game

    A 16-year-old South High School student with aspirations to play professional baseball was killed and his father was seriously injured when two cars ran through a red light and crashed into their van in Torrance, police said today.The driver of one of the vehicles, a 21-year-old Rancho Palos Verdes man, was arrested on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter. Published by Daily Breeze on: 3/8/2017 Read More

    Posted Wed, Mar 8 2017
  26. Prep roundup: Torrance High baseball wins first game under new coach

    Everything was clicking for Torrance High School's baseball team Wednesday in its first game for new coach Terry DeWan.Five Torrance pitchers combined for a no-hitter in the Tartars' 10-0 nonleague win over University at Kendall Field.Dante Mendoza threw four innings and Noah Ishikawa, Taishi Nakawake and Travis Martizia came on in relief to complete the no-hitter. Read More

    Posted Wed, Mar 1 2017