SULTANA 5, BARSTOW 3: At Hesperia, Keith Lewis picked up his first varsity for the Sultans, who battled back from a early deficit at home.
Sultana had eight different players earn a hit and five different pitches take the mound in the win. The defense didn't commit an error.
Barstow took an early 2-0 in the first only to fall behind 3-2 in the next inning. They tied the game again in the top of the fourth, but Sultana retook the lead for good in the bottom of the inning.
Sultana travels to face Oak Hills on Tuesday.
Barstow 200 100 0 — 3 7 3
Sultana 030 200 0 — 5 11 0
Crank, Haefele (5) and Luna; Squire, Lewis (4), Sanchez (5), McDonnell (7) and Robillard. WP — Lewis. LP — Crank. Sv — McDonnell. 2B — McCall (B); Sanchez (S).