Bishop Diego erupted for six runs in the second inning and beat Santa Maria Valley Christian Academy, 10-5, on Tuesday to improve to 9-1 on the baseball season.

Hamilton Finefrock led the Bishop attack, going 3 for 4 with a double, stolen bases and a RBI. Sophomore Nico Sanchez went 2-3, drove in two runs and pitched four shutout innings to pick up his first win of the season. He struck out three,

Dominic Tuttle went 2-4, including a double, to add to the Cardinals’ 12-hit offense,

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