(Walnut and Torrance, CA) Mt. SAC (8-9, 2-0) opened its South Coast Conference schedule with a pair of wins over El Camino (12-3, 0-2) on Thursday and Friday.
Mt. SAC 3 El Camino 2 (Walnut, CA)
El Camino responded with a run in the fifth to tie the score, 2-2, setting up the decisive ninth for Mt. SAC.
Luevano led the Mounties in hitting going 2-for-4.
Mt. SAC 5 El Camino 4 (Torrance, CA)
El Camino pulled to within one, 5-4, in the fifth, but Mt. SAC buckled down to hold on for the win.
Relief pitcher Tyler Hazlett (1-1) picked up the win for the Mounties, pitching two innings and striking out two. Steven Ordorica earned his second save of the season with 2.2 innings of relief. Starter Christian Longoria pitched 4.1 innings and struck out six.
The Mounties will host Compton (3-13, 0-2) in an SCC matchup on Tuesday, March 5, at 2 p.m.
Follow Mt. SAC Baseball on twitter @mtsac_baseball
For additional information, please contact the Mt. SAC Sports Information Office at 909.274.4630.