COVINA — The Imperial Valley 16-year-old all-star team kicked off play in the Babe Ruth Southern California tournament here Monday by shutting out Temecula 4-0.
Leading the Imperial Valley's offense was Lupe Majorga with a two-run home run. Earning the victory on the mound was Ricardo Valenzuela.
The Valley team will play at 6 p.m. at Northview High School on Thursday against the winner of the East San Gabriel Valley/South San Gabriel Valley game.
16-18-year-old Babe Ruth
AZUSA— Pedro Cazares hit a two-run home run to lead the Imperial Valley 16-18-year-old Babe Ruth all-star team to a 10-2 victory over High Desert in the first round of the 16-18-year-old Babe Ruth Southern California state tournament here Monday.