Foothill advanced to Friday’s quarterfinals after defeating El Toro, 2-1.
The Knights will play the winner of Wednesday’s game between Etiwanda and La Mirada.
Kyle Ashworth homered in the fifth inning to give the Knights the lead.
Sean Higgins allowed only five hits in 5 & 2/3 innings to earn the win. Ryan Taurek got the save after striking out 3 of the 4 batters he faced.
Griffin Selby doubled in Foothill’s first run in the top of the 1st inning.
Foothill is now 23-7 on the season. It is the third consecutive year that the Knights have reached the quarterfinals of the division 1 playoffs.