GVS 12U All-Star drop sub-regional opener

The Goleta Valley South Little League 12-Under All Stars couldn’t come up with the clutch hits and dropped an 8-2 decision to Manhattan Beach in the opening game of the So Cal Sub-Regional Tournament in Ontario.

GVS stranded 10 baserunners in the game.

Manhattan Beach hit three home runs, including a pair in the fifth inning to put the game away.

Sam Russell belted a homer for GVS in the sixth inning.

GVS plays an elimination game on Saturday.