Loyola 14, St. Francis 4: The Golden Knights suffered a Mission League road defeat Tuesday at Sycamore Courts. St. Francis (8-2, 2-2 in league) got a pair of singles wins from Kristian Esteve (7-5, 6-2).
Alemany 9, St. Francis 0: The Golden Knights dropped a Mission League road game Tuesday. St. Francis fell to 3-4, 0-3 in league.
On Saturday, St. Francis picked up a 6-2 win against Walnut in the first round of the Chino Tournament. Kevin Baker tossed a complete game for the win, while Mike Reilly had two hits and two runs scored. John Bicos had a pair of hits and a run batted in and Jason Ajamian had three runs batted in.
Hoover 13, Cesar Chavez 6: The Tornadoes won an L.A. Poly Tournament road game Saturday.
J.P. Gallegos had three hits, including a grand slam,. and finished with five runs batted in to spark Hoover (7-2).
Crescenta Valley 5, 15, Chula Vista Mater Dei 2, 4: The Falcons swept their annual doubleheader at Chula Vista Mater Dei on Saturday.
In the first game of the doubleheader, Bryan Wang pitched four innings to earn the victory in a 5-2 Falcons win. Brian Gadsby pitched three scoreless innings for the save and Joe Torres and Wang had two hits apiece.
Jimmy Smiley had a three-run home run in the second game.
Loyola 188, St. Francis 195: St. Francis fell Monday in a Mission League match at Wilshire Country Club. The Golden Knights got a two-over-par 37 from Michael Finney and Michael Mozilo and a 39 from Johnny Brandt to drop to 3-1, 2-1 in league.
TRACK AND FIELD
Crescenta Valley in Azusa Pacific Meet of Champions: Megan Melnyk provided the biggest highlight for the Falcons on Saturday, taking third in her heat of the girls’ 800-meter race in 2 minutes 15.30 seconds.
Jason Crosthwaite took fifth in 4:54.66, more than 10 seconds faster than his seeded time, in the boys’ varsity 1,600.
Nick Beatty was seventh in the 800 in 1:57.45.