Goleta Valley South blast 9 homers in 17-2 rout

Goleta Valley South took advantage of Montalvo Little League’s hitter-friendly field, blasting nine homers in a 17-2 rout of Fillmore in a four-inning mercy-rule game at the District 63 12-Under All-Star Tournament.

Diego Sandoval got the homer barrage started by hitting the first pitch of the game over the fence. Anthony Martinez and Brent Hyman each hit two homers, and Nico Martinez Jacob Galindo, Gabe Arteaga and Jack Winterbauer hitting solo shots. Anthony Martinez had five RBIS.

On the mound, Nate Feldhaus and Hyman each pitched two innings and combined for seven strikes.