Chaffey moves into the Championship game Sunday at 2PM with a 3-2 win over the Reno Knights.
Chaffey’s 1st run came in the bottom of the 2nd when both Jack Smith and Jake Mulholland reached base on back to back errors. Derek Lohr sac-bunted Jack and Jake to 2nd and 3rd and Kevin Nakahara hit a fielder’s choice scoring Jack from 3rd.
The score remained at 1-0 till the top of the 6th when the Knights scored 2-runs to take the lead. In the bottom of the 6th, David Johnson singled up the middle and Jack followed being hit by a pitch and both advanced to 2nd and 3rd when Zach Nussbaum came in to pinch-hit and drew a walk to load the bases. Matt Gretler pinch hit for Derek Lohr and singled up the middle to score both David and Jack giving Chaffey a 3-2 lead, and the win.
Quinn Gleed threw the first 5-1/3 innings with Trey Tiffany throwing the last 1-1/3 innings to close the game out.