PGF 14U Premier National Championship
Huntington Beach: July 29-Aug.3
Mizuno Storm-Mathis went 8-3 this past week to take third place at the PGF 14U Premier National Championship held in Huntington Beach. Local Salpointe standouts Alyssa Aguilar and Logan Cole and Pusch Ridge standout Baie Ensio are members of the team based in the Phoenix area.
Aguilar was named the 2018 Southern Arizona Pitcher of the Year after she led Salpointe to a state championship in her freshman year, Cole will be entering Salpointe as a freshman this fall and Ensio will be a sophomore at Pusch Ridge.
Andy Morales was recognized by the AIA as the top high school reporter in 2014 and he was awarded the Ray McNally Award in 2017 and he 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 AZPreps365.com. Andy is the Southern Arizona voting member of the Ed Doherty Award, recognizing the top football player in Arizona, and he was named a Local Hero by the Tucson Weekly for 2016. Contact Andy Morales at AMoralesMyTucson@yahoo.com