Tritons Take Down Multiple Ranked Opponents
Game 1 vs Cal Miramar:
In game 1 of the Swing Into Spring event in Las Vegas, the Tritons fall to Cal Miramar by a score of 11-7. Among a flurry of errors, Cal Miramar would eventually outscore the Tritons but would keep fighting until the end. Finn Daecher would lead the way with two doubles, two runs scored, and an RBI. Cesar Bravo and Kai Christman would also add hits. Kyle Young would add two RBIs and Brandon Imai and Max Hill would also add one each.
Game 2 vs Colorado:
Looking to rebound from game 1 the next day, the Tritons would show an immense amount of Grit to win a nail-biter against Colorado. The two teams would send it into the 9th inning where the Tritons would score the winning run to take the win 6-5. Jason Cheng would give the tritons a hit and two RBIs to lead the way along with hits from Finn Daecher, Dylan Vargas, Diego Pena, and Kai Christman, where Kai would eventually win the game for the Tritons with bases loaded to bring in Brandon Imai to secure the win in the bottom of the 9th. Ethan Ou would go 5 innings pitched allowing 4 hits, two walks, and striking out 3. Cesar Bravo, Nate Fitchner, and Connor Price would all take over to help secure the win for the Tritons.
Game 3 vs Western Washington:
Shortly after going 9 innings with Colorado, the Tritons would face Western Washington and fall 16-6. Among a plethora of errors and hits from Western Washington, the Tritons would fall significantly in this matchup. Collecting 8 hits in this match-up, Nicholas Aiken would give two and Jason Cheng and Max Hill would add one each, with Hill giving three RBIs in his bases-clearing double.
Game 4 vs UC Santa Barbara:
Game 5 vs Colorado:
The Tritons would face Colorado again in another matchup the day after the first in their final game in Vegas. In this Match-up, which came down to the last inning, the Tritons would prevail due to late-inning heroics and great pitching. Dylan Vargas and Diego Pena would both give two hits each and RBIs. Nate Fitchner would add a hit and an RBI along with hits from Jason Cheng, Curtis Faletti, and Kyle Young. As for the late-inning heroics, Max Hill would hit a double and score two to give the Tritons the lead in the 7th. To take care of business on the mound, Finn Daecher would also tell his team that he will handle business and that is what he does. Daehcr would go 7 IP complete game, giving up 7 hits, a walk, and striking out 4.