Valley Christian wins two, will play for D-VII title
Valley Christian Academy defeated Elliot Christian of Lodi twice Wednesday night at McAuliffe Memorial Ballparks to advance to the championship game in the Sac-Joaquin Section Division VII baseball playoffs.
The Lions (17-9) battled back from a 3-1 deficit to beat Elliot Christian (20-5) 4-3 in nine innings and tie the best-of-three series 1-1.
Valley Christian won the deciding third game 1-0 on pitcher Jeremiah Moore’s walk-off hit to center field, scoring Kris Kobzeff from second base.
Valley Christian will play Tracy-Millennium for the championship at noon Monday at Tony Zupo Field in Lodi. The Falcons are 17-8 this season.
Read Saturday’s Roseville Press Tribune for a complete story.