Saints Advance to CCL State Championship Semi-Final, Beat Potters 6-2

LINCOLN, CA- The Saints will advance to the semifinals of the CCL State Championship after their performance against the Lincoln Potters. The Saints came out on top with a score of 6-2, running away with the lead in the 8th inning. The Saints started off by grabbing an early one-run lead. Jag Burden (UC Berkeley) […]

Driven by Family: The Saints’ Drew Cowley Continues to Thrive

By Lucas Banks PASADENA, CA – Growing up just forty minutes down the road in Upland, Calif., the Saints’ infielder Drew Cowley was born to play baseball. It was in his blood. Drew’s grandfather, Craig Farnworth, raised three daughters, Emily, Sarah, and Jamie, who were all stellar softball players. Sarah and Jamie played for Cal […]

Saints Fall in Regular Season Finale 14-3

THOUSAND OAKS, CA – It felt like the Arroyo Seco Saints were playing in Thousand Runs, California by the end of their final regular season game, as the Conejo Oaks poured on 14 runs in the Saints’ loss.Despite the loss, third baseman Drew Cowley (Cal Poly Pomona) went 3-for-4, and left fielder Jag Burden (UC […]

Saints Unable to Rally Offensively, Fall to Foresters 4-1

SANTA BARBARA, CA- An early 1-0 Saints lead wasn’t enough to hold off the Foresters, as Santa Barbara scored four unanswered runs to defeat Arroyo Seco at Pershing Park. Starting pitcher David Vizcaino (UC Irvine) threw five scoreless innings, until the sixth inning where the Foresters tied the game up at one. Two Saints defensive […]

Saints Snag Win Over Riptide 7-3, Head Into Final Stretch of Regular Season

IRVINE, CA — After a four-game skid, the Saints have bounced back to win two in row thanks to a 6-5 come-from-behind, walk-off win over the MLB Academy Barons on Thursday at home and 7-3 victory over the OC Riptide Friday night in Irvine.At the Orange County Great Park, Connor Bradshaw (Pepperdine) started the offense […]

Saints Come Back in the Ninth, Walk it Off Against the Barons

PASADENA, CA – It’s not quite the playoffs yet, but Thursday night’s game against the MLB Academy Barons had a must-win feel to it. It came down to the wire, but the Saints gutted out a huge 6-5 victory in front of their home crowd for the last time this summer. After losing four straight, […]

Saints Look To Get Back In The Win Column, Fall 5-3 to SLO Blues

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA — The Saints endured their fourth-straight league loss in a 5-3 defeat to the San Luis Obispo Blues at Sinsheimer Park.The Saints worked their way into scoring position early in the first inning with solid base hits from third baseman Drew Cowley (Cal Poly Pomona) and first baseman Jake McMurray (Oral […]

Saints Fall 12-6 as Foresters Pull Away Late

PASADENA, CA — The Arroyo Seco Saints were clawing back from a four-run deficit to the Santa Barbara Foresters, down just 8-6 entering the ninth inning. The Saints have executed comebacks against the Foresters earlier this season, but this time the script was different: a ninth inning grand slam from Josh Stinson put Santa Barbara […]

Saints Fall to Riptide Despite Ruff’s Stellar Two-Way Performance

PASADENA, CA – The Arroyo Seco Saints had a Ruff night against the OC Riptide, and no, that’s not a typo. While the 10-2 loss was rough, as the team trailed 10-0 at one point, two-way pitcher Rashad Ruff (Coppin State) was one of the lone bright spots.Ruff pitched two innings of perfect ball to […]

Saints Fall to Foresters 1-0

SANTA BARBARA, CA- The Saints fought hard against the Foresters on Saturday night, but ultimately came up one run short to lose the game 1-0. This is the Saints first loss against the Foresters, but the Saints lineup featured a string of changes. Starting those changes off was starting pitcher John Chomko (UT San Antonio) […]

Saints Back in Win Column, Top Oaks 7-2

THOUSAND OAKS,CA — A dramatic and delayed three-and-a-half hour contest ended in the Saint’s favor, as Arroyo Seco beat the Conejo Oaks 7-2 at George “Sparky” Anderson Field at Cal Lutheran University. Tommy Steier (Creighton) took the hill for the Saints. The right-hander had an excellent outing, striking out seven batters in six innings. Though […]

Saint’s Winning Streak Snapped, Lose 7-4 to Barons

COMPTON,CA- The Saints lost their first league game in 9 contests, as Arroyo Seco fell to the MLB Academy Barons 7-4 in Compton, Calif. Lead-off power hitter Connor Bradshaw (Pepperdine) drilled an infield single, followed by a Brandon Bohning (Cal State Northridge) stand up double into left-center field. Drew Cowley (Cal Poly Pomona) came to […]

Saints Snag 8-4 Win Over Barons, Inch Closer to CCL Playoff Berth

PASADENA, CA-The Saints defeated fellow CCL South opponent, the MLB Academy Barons, 8-4 to open the week. Sitting atop the division standings, this win adds to the Saints winning streak which now stands at four games. The Saints started off hot, traded punches with the Academy, and would later finish in dominant fashion. Merek Sears […]

Texarkana Tough: Saints’ Jackson Cobb Back to Work After Two Years of Setbacks

By Joe Pohoryles, Saints Reporter Jackson Cobb embodies toughness. He was three years old when, briefly unsupervised, he jumped from a table he was crawling on. His mother, Kristi, gave him an Oreo to stop him from crying. After a few minutes, he started crying again, so Kristi gave him another Oreo. This process repeated […]

Saints Take Series at Sinsheimer Park, Top Blues 5-3

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA — Drew Cowley’s (Cal Poly Pomona) solo home run into left-center field was the cherry on top, as the Saints defeated the Blues 5-3 at Sinsheimer Park. The first inning kicked off with a Jake McMurray (Oral Roberts) blooper into right field. Cowley then crushed a stand up RBI double into […]