SANTA CLARITA, Calif. – Stephan Haviar's solo homer in the seventh was all the offense the Hawks could muster against The Master's College and the No. 8 Mustangs as SDC fell 6-1 Friday.
With the loss, the Hawks fall to 9-26 overall and 8-20 in GSAC play. The Mustangs improve to 29-7 on the season and lead the conference with a 22-6 record.
Starter Gio Ochoa (JR/Indio, CA) threw 6.1 innings but allowed all six runs giving up 10 hits and four walks, while striking out seven. Mark Young (JR/El Cajon, CA) pitched 1.2 innings of relief just scattering two hits.
The Master's College scored early to take a 4-0 lead after four innings. The Mustangs scored two in the first, and one in the third and fourth.
SDC broke the scoreless streak with the solo shot from Haviar. But the Hawks scored their one run on only six hits. TMC finished with 12 hits to go with their six runs.
The Hawks and Mustangs will play a double-header tomorrow, starting at noon.