Jack Walker went 2 for 3 with a double and two runs scored, and Kaden Carpenter was 2 for 3 with a double, three RBIs and drew the game-winning hit-by-pitch to help American Fork rally for an 8-7 win over Riverton.
Clegg’s two-run shot was part of a five-run fourth inning, and American Fork combined for nine of its 11 runs in the fourth and fifth to pull away for a 12-2 win over Riverton in the winner’s bracket final of the UPG Last Chance baseball tournament Friday at American Fork.
Cole Rollins went 3-for-4 with a triple, an RBI and a run scored, and Josh Crandall was 2-for-3 with a double, two runs and an RBI to help Maple Mountain hold off rival Springville, 8-5 in a tournament winner’s bracket game of the double-elimination tournament Wednesday at Maple Mountain.
Winning pitcher Ernesto Lugo scattered just three hits with four strikeouts in five innings, and Pleasant Grove shut out previously unbeaten Lone Peak, 6-0 in Saturday’s final game in the eight-team Class 6A group stage.
The Lehi junior carded 5-under-par 68 to take top honors at the individual state meet hosted by the Utah Section PGA, earning a title of repeat champion in play if not title, at the meet not sanctioned by the Utah High School Activities Association.