Six runs in the third inning led San Mateo past Half Moon Bay in their 8-1 victory.
Bearcat batters contributing to the big inning included Bethany Shih, Jada Walker, Giuliana Selvitella, Monet Scheller, and Kylie Galea, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning. The Bearcats collected 14 hits in the game. Kylie Galea, Bethany Shih, Jada Walker, and Isabelle Borges all managed multiple hits for the Bearcats.
Freshman pitcher Bethany Shih had a standout game. Shih got the win for the Bearcats, lasting four innings, allowing four hits and one run while striking out two and walking zero. At the plate Shih had 3 hits with 2 RBis.
Sage Hager threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen recording the last nine outs, with only 2 hits and 4 strikeouts.