Rancho Santa Fe Little League AAA 1940’s Padres win ninth game in a row


The Rancho Santa Fe Little League AAA 1940’s Padres hosted the Del Mar American Sea Dogs on March 31 at Solana Santa Fe Elementary School.

Alex Somich was the starting pitcher for the 1940’s Padres. Alex pitched 3 1/3 innings, striking out 10 batters during his outing. After striking out the first batter, he walked the next two and then went on to strike out the next seven batters in a row before giving up a single in the third inning and getting his 10th strikeout in the fourth inning.

Matthew Schilling, Phillip Johnson and Christopher Schilling completed the game for the 1940’s. Both Christopher and Matthew Schilling had a great day at the plate with Matthew hitting two home runs for 4 RBI’s and Christopher hitting a single and a home run. The 1940’s Padres under head coach Jeff Cesari went on to win the game 10-7, the ninth win in a row for the team.