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Detroit Western International junior Derick Garcia (20) laces a double against Detroit Renaissance on Tuesday.

Posted May 18, 2021

   Division 1 No. 11-ranked Detroit Western International beat Detroit Public School League rival Detroit Renaissance 20-0 in a two-and-a-half inning baseball mercy on Tuesday, May 18, at Western.

   Western improved to 20-5 with the victory.

   Junior Derick Garcia led the Cowboys with a single, double and triple. He drove in three runs and scored three times. Senior Eric Vargas had

 

 

three hits, three RBI, and scored three runs.

   Sophomore Abel Gutierrez and senior Jeremy Fernandez both scored three runs and drove in a run.

   Adrian Morales earned the win one the mound, striking out four and allowing only one hit in two innings of work.

   Western will compete for the PSL championship on Sunday, May 23, at Grosse Pointe Woods University Liggett.

 

 

 

Detroit Western International's Adrian Morales (10) on the mound against Detroit Renaissance on Tuesday.

Detroit Western International senior Eric Vargas (14) gets a hit against Detroit Renaissance on Tuesday.

Detroit Western International sophomore Tristen Strong (9) in action at first base against Detroit Renaissance on Tuesday.

Detroit Western International senior Jeremy Fernandez gets a hit against Detroit Renaissance on Tuesday.

Detroit Western International sophomore Enoc Tavaras (3) throws out a Detroit Renaissance runner on Tuesday.

Detroit Western International sophomore Abel Gutierrez (11) gets a hit against Detroit Renaissance on Tuesday.

Detroit Western International sophomore Jordan Cruz (5) at bat against Detroit Renaissance on Tuesday.

Detroit Western International sophomore Kevin Cruz (15) at bat against Detroit Renaissance on Tuesday.