With a 6-0 shutout win over Esperanza, Foothill moved into a one game lead in the Crestview League over El Modena.
Ryan Taurek had three hits and pitched 6 & 2/3 innings, allowing only 3 hits.
Three other Knights had two hits each. Kyle Ashworth, Sean Higgins and Ketch Gannon sparked the 12-hit offense.
Foothill is 19-7 for the season with two games left in the league season.
They play El Modena twice this next week, with the league title and a playoff berth still on the line.
It’s a three way battle for the two playoff berths… El Dorado trails Foothill by two games but holds the tie breaker over the Knights, if they tie.
Foothill is 5-2, El Modena is 4-3, and El Dorado is 3-4 in Crestview action.