BASEBALL: CDO, Ironwood Ridge & Catalina Foothills to play in Boras Classic; Panther Classic Schedule

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Daniel Glueck picked up five strikeouts and limited Marana to one hit in a 10-0 run-rule victory at home against Marana on Monday. The Tigers fell to 1-4 on the year while the Dorados moved to 2-0.

Marana opened up the season at the Tomas Pinon/Matt Huffman Memorial Tournament held in Casa Grande this past weekend. The Tigers picked up a 6-1 victory against Tempe in the tournament. The Dorados beat Catalina Foothills 5-4 last Thursday in a regular-season game and will travel to Sahuaro on Tuesday.

Canyon del Oro will be one of 16 teams taking part in the Boras Baseball Classic of Arizona taking place from March 8-11 at Arcadia and Corona del Sol High Schools:

Corona Del Sol
Campo Verde
Canyon Del Oro
Mountain Pointe
Ironwood Ridge
Catalina Foothills
Coronado (Nevada)
Thunder Ridge (Colorado)
Basic (Nevada)

Boras Classic Schedule

Amphitheater will once again host the Panther Invitational this coming week, Mar. 1-4. Eight teams from Arizona are slated to take part along with three teams from the El Paso area:

Rio Rico
Desert View
El Dorado (El Paso TX)
J.M. Hanks (El Paso TX)
Socorro (El Paso TX)

Wednesday, March 1
Rio Rico at Catalina, 4 p.m.
Desert View at Amphitheater, 6 p.m.

Thursday, March 2
Hanks vs. Douglas, 10 a.m. (AHS)
Cibola vs. Socorro, 1 p.m. (AHS)
Socorro at Catalina, 4 p.m.
El Dorado vs. Snowflake, 4 p.m. (AHS)
Douglas ta Desert View, 6 p.m.
El Dorado at Amphitheater, 7 p.m.

Friday, March 3
Hanks vs. Cibola, 9 a.m. (AHS)
Yuma vs. Socorro, 9 a.m. (Catalina)
Cibola vs. Socorro, Noon (Catalina)
Yuma at Catalina, 3 p.m.
Hanks at Desert View, 3 p.m.
Snowflake vs. Douglas, 3 p.m. (AHS)
Snowflake at Amphitheater, 7 p.m.
Hanks at Desert View, 7 p.m.

Saturday, March 5
Bracket Play


Andy Morales was recognized by the AIA as the top high school reporter in 2014 and has been a youth, high school and college coach for over 30 years. His own children have won multiple state high school championships and were named to all-state teams. Competing in hockey, basketball, baseball and track & field in high school, his unique perspective can only be found here and on Andy was named a Local Hero by the Tucson Weekly for 2016. Contact Andy Morales at

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