The La Cañada High School varsity softball team returned from spring break on Wednesday and took on Temple City in a Rio Hondo League game.
The Spartans continue league play on the road this Friday, April 7, against San Marino at 3:30 p.m.
Prior to the break, La Cañada (6-1 overall record, 2-0 in league), guided by second-year head coach Chuck Gunter, opened league play with victories over South Pasadena and Monrovia, shooting the Spartans up to the top of the standings.
Flintridge Prep 3
Mayfield Senior 1
The Rebels scored two runs in the bottom of the sixth inning and held on for a 3-1 victory over visiting Mayfield Senior of Pasadena in a Prep League game on Tuesday.
Libby Penn led Flintridge Prep’s offense going 3-for-3 with two RBIs, and Maia Cohen also sparked the team with a solo home run.
Oshiro, who hit a triple, was dominant in the circle, allowing only one run on four hits and striking out three in seven innings in a complete game effort.
Flintridge Prep (6-3 overall, 3-2 in league) will host San Gabriel Mission in a nonleague game this Friday, April 7, at 3:30 p.m. The Rebels will continue Prep League play on Tuesday, April 12, against rival Pasadena Poly.