Center fielder Taylor came up with a spectacular catch in the top of the 10th, leaping to snag a line drive in the gap in right center with runners aboard for the third out.
Calipatria (6-4 overall) hosts Lutheran High at 3:15 p.m. Friday.
Calipatria 20, Midway Baptist 9
CALIPATRIA — The Calipatria High softball team had little trouble getting past Midway Baptist in Citrus League action here Monday, winning 20-9 in six innings.
Leading the Calipatria offense were Griselda Aceves, who went 4-for-5 with a home run, double, four runs and six RBI and Gracie Palazuelos, who went 4-for-5 with three runs and three RBI.
Joann Bonillas finished 3-for-4 with a triple, two runs and four RBI for the Hornets (6-5)
Picking up the win for Calipatria was Sara Erickson, who pitched a complete game, allowing six hits, four earned runs and striking out four.
The Hornets play at 3:15 p.m. Monday at Calvary Christian in Vista.
Southwest 10, Central 8
The Southwest High boys tennis team edged Central Union High 10-8 on Monday.
Timm Walter played No. 1 singles for Southwest and went 3-6, 6-1, 6-0 in his sets. Bobby Romero played No. 2 singles for the Eagles and scored 2-6, 2-6, 6-0. Jared Kaye played No. 3 singles for Southwest and went 4-6, 5-7, 6-0. Frank Esquer was No. 1 singles for Central and Octavio Cortez played No. 2 singles. The Spartans defaulted No. 3 singles.
Greg and Randy Lyon played No. 1 doubles for Southwest and went 6-1, 6-0, 6-0. Chris Thomas and Neil Stickles were No. 2 doubles for the Eagles and won 6-1, 6-1, 6-0. Southwest defaulted No. 3 doubles. Seth Vogel and Angel Paleo played No. 1 doubles for Central and Alex Lopez and Jon Harmon were No. 2 doubles.
Southwest (7-0 overall, 2-0 Imperial Valley League) hosts Coachella at 3:15 today. Central (2-4 overall, 1-1 IVL) hosts Brawley at 5 p.m. Wednesday.