HS Baseball: Southwestern League games lead into triple header at Lake Elsinore’s Diamond

HS Baseball: Southwestern League games lead into triple header at Lake Elsinore’s Diamond

LAKE ELSINORE – The half way point for the local high school baseball teams has come and gone and there is a dogfight brewing in the Southwestern League. Vista Murrieta (13-4, 7-1) is the clear front runner with their only loss in league coming from the second place Chaparral Pumas (10-8, 4-3), but it’s the […]

2016 All-Southwestern League Baseball Team announced

2016 All-Southwestern League Baseball Team announced

The 2016 All-Southwestern League baseball teams have officially been announced and as expected, the teams are filled with plenty of the Southwestern League’s best talent. The SWL Champions in Murrieta Mesa are well represented on the two teams, with seven selections overall. They’re followed by Vista Murrieta, with five players, and both Great Oak and […]

HS Baseball: Murrieta Mesa, Temescal Canyon and Calvary Murrieta capture league championships

HS Baseball: Murrieta Mesa, Temescal Canyon and Calvary Murrieta capture league championships

The 2015-16 regular season has officially come to a close for dozens of local teams. After four months of games the post season pictures have been painted and teams can begin to prepare for the CIF-SS Playoffs. Amongst the many teams moving on are the Southwestern League Champions in Murrieta Mesa High School, who won […]

HS Baseball: Stillinovich shoves Mesa past Lakewood, Rams advance in CIF-SS playoffs

HS Baseball: Stillinovich shoves Mesa past Lakewood, Rams advance in CIF-SS playoffs

The Murrieta Mesa High School baseball field bleachers were packed Friday, May 20, as the Southwestern League champions and their fans welcomed the Lakewood Lancers (21-11, 8-4) to their home field for the first ever baseball playoff game in the school’s history. Streamers, balloons, senior pictures, pom-poms, music and of course popcorn and crackerjacks were […]

HS Baseball: Rams seize first ever Southwestern League Title

HS Baseball: Rams seize first ever Southwestern League Title

It’s been seven years since the Murrieta Mesa baseball program first took the field here in the valley and for six years they have been labeled the underdog, but this year, after a crushing 16-5 victory over Chaparral (7-15, 4-10) Tuesday, May 10, it’s officially the Year of the Ram. Though they punched their ticket […]

HS Baseball: Two Southwestern League games left to tell the tale of the title

HS Baseball: Two Southwestern League games left to tell the tale of the title

There is one week left in the regular season, the playoff picture has officially been painted and the top three teams in the Southwestern League, Great Oak, Vista Murrieta and Murrieta Mesa are still jockeying for the coveted crown, which at this point could go to any one of them. Despite dropping their third straight […]

HS Baseball: Playoff picture being painted, league title still up for grabs

HS Baseball: Playoff picture being painted, league title still up for grabs

Things just got really interesting in the Southwestern League playoff hunt with just four games to go. Murrieta Mesa (20-5, 10-1), who are having a historic run this season, were potentially looking to seal the deal on the season and claim their first ever Southwestern League Championship Thursday, April 28, but defending league champs, the […]