Zamir Omaid (for Cosumnes River Athletics)
Modesto vs Hawks @ CRC, Game 4
The fourth game of the conference was hosted at CRC on Tuesday, March 17. The CRC Hawks started off amazingly with four runs at the bottom of the 1st inning with a 4-0 lead. However, the Pirates earned three runs at the top of the 2nd, another three runs at the top of the 3rd, and one more run at the top of the 4th inning.
The Hawks tried to catch up with two runs in the 4th and 8th inning, but Modesto Junior College Pirates won 9-8.
Hawks vs Modesto @ Modesto, Game 5
The fifth game of the conference was hosted at Modesto on Thursday, March 19. The CRC Hawks earned the first run of the game at the top of the 3rd inning leading 1-0. Then, the Modesto Pirates gained one run at the bottom of the 4th and tied the game. The Hawks and the Pirates each earned a run in the 7th inning tying the game once more: 2-2. At the bottom of the 9th inning, before their third strikeout, the Modesto Pirates earned one more run winning the game 3-2.
Modesto vs Hawks @ CRC, Game 6
The sixth game of the conference was hosted at CRC on Saturday, March 21. The Modesto Pirates made the first two runs at the top of the 4th, two more at the top of the 6th, and three more runs at the top of the 8th inning leading with a score of 7-0.
At the bottom of the 9th, Nicco Toni hit a home run and brought Robert Daugherty in to score. In spite of Nicco's efforts, The Pirates won 7-2.