HOLBROOK, Ariz. - The Winslow Bulldogs baseball team defeated the Holbrook Roadrunners 10-0 behind the no hit shutout pitching of Kuster Kinlecheenie in Holbrook April 15.
The win left the Bulldogs with a record of 15-8 going into a game with the Alchesay Falcons on Vargas Field April 19.
Kinlecheenie went the full five innings and did not allow a hit or a run. He fanned three and walked one but the runner who walked was thrown out stealing allowing Kinlecheenie to face the minimum number of batters in his near perfect game.
Winslow took a 4-0 lead in the top of the first inning on a walk, a home run by Colton Corum, another walk and doubles by Adrian Montoya and C. J. Chacon.
The lead grew to 7-0 in the second inning on a walk, an error and a home run by Matt Cirre. Singles by Corum and Matt Cirre in the fourth inning plated a run to increase the lead to 8-0.
A single by Rey Chavez-Velez and a home run by Vincenzio Sells increased the lead to 10-0 in the top of the fifth and allowed the game to end on the 10 run mercy rule when Holbrook failed to score in the bottom of the fifth inning.
Montoya and Chacon were two for three to lead the Bulldogs at the plate with Chacon having a double. Corum and Cirre were both two for four with each having a home run and Corum a double. Chavez-Velez was one for two. Sells was one for three with a home run.