Na Koa defeat Pacifics to avoid three-game skid
Angus Roger hit a three-run homer and Ray Serrano had four RBIs as Na Koa Ikaika Maui beat the San Rafael Pacifics 11-3 in a Pacific Association game Thursday in San Rafael, Calif.
Serrano drove in the game’s first two runs with a double during Na Koa’s four-run first inning, added an RBI single in the second and had a sacrifice fly in the sixth.
Roger, who entered the game as a pinch hitter in the seventh, hit his second homer of the season in the ninth.
Maui avoided its first three-game losing streak of the year.
Chad Blackwell (3-4) permitted two runs in seven innings to earn the win.
San Rafael starter Christian Scholl (3-1) allowed six runs while getting just six outs.
Chad Blackwell, Zach Foster (8) and Nick Valdez; Christian Scholl, Nate King (3), Casey Russell (6), Ross Pomerantz (7) and Kevin Reinking. W-Blackwell 3-4. L- Scholl 3-1. 2B-Maui: Waylen Sing-Chow 2 (9), Ray Serrano (7), Valdez (3). San Rafael: Maikel Jova (6), Danny Gonzalez (15), Reinking (2), Morgan Mickans (1). HR-Maui: Angus Roger (2).