Baseball comes back from losses with win
3.25.2023 –Menlo School baseball ran away with a 17-0 non-league win against visiting American on Saturday.
Knights senior Carson Cleage belted a trio of home runs and finished with five RBI. Jake Bianchi, also a senior, delivered a grand slam while junior Jake Sonsini went 4 for 5. Jacob Lee, a junior, picked up the win. The Knights next play host to Woodside on Tuesday.
SHP 2-9, Menlo 1-0
The Knights dropped a pair of Peninsula Athletic League-Ocean games to Sacred Heart Prep.
In the first matchup with SHP, Menlo stayed locked into a 1-1 tie until Conrad Wilbur’s walk-off base hit gave the Gators the edge.
Knights freshman Jack Freehill goes 3 for 3, including a double, and scores on Colin Dhaliwal’s triple. Dhaliwal allowed just two hits, struck out five in 5 1/3 innings.
In the second matchup, Colin Dhaliwal went 2 for 3 with a double but the Knights couldn’t get past four-run innings in the fourth and seventh of a 9-0 loss.
Pam Tso McKenney