Canyon Del Oro won their second game of the Arizona 10-11 Baseball All-Star State Championships. CDO beat Rio Rico 8-4 on Tuesday night. The game was played at CDO’s home fields at Kreigh Park.
Rio Rico went up 1-0 after the first inning, but CDO rallied for eight straight runs to take control of the game. After being held scoreless in the top of the first, CDO scored in each of the next five innings, including two runs in the second, third and sixth.
Rio Rico tried to rally in the bottom of the sixth, but managed just three runs to cut the CDO lead in half.
Dante Schindler got the win, pitching 5 2/3 innings. He also had a pair of hits.
CDO returns to action on Thursday night against Gilbert American. They play at Kreigh Park #1 at 7 p.m.
SCOREBOARD (Tuesday, July 15)
CDO 8, Rio Rico 4
Arrowhead 14, Kingman 1
Gilbert American 11, Prescott 3
Copper Hills 11, High Desert 9