San Marcos pounded out 17 hits and four Royals pitchers combined on 14 strikeouts in a 14-4 Channel League win over Cabrillo Friday, earning a series sweep.

The Royals are now 15-3 overall and 9-2 in league play, tied for first place with Santa Barbara after the Dons lost to Dos Pueblos on Friday.

Henry Manfredonia, Aiden Mandel, Nicky Fell, Forest Johnson, Aiden Johnson, and Lance Bermudes all had multiple hits for San Marcos. Bermudes homered, Forest Johnson hit a triple and Aiden Johnson doubled.

Chase Hoover pitched the first three innings and had eight strikeouts. Nicky Felll and Cole Schoenwetter pitched an inning apiece in relief, and Aiden Mandell pitched the last two.

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Dennis Moran, Noozhawk Correspondent

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