Cal Poly signee Cameron Cotton pitched a one-hitter through five innings, and the North County Indians pounded out 13 hits in a 6-1 summer collegiate baseball victory over the Fontanetti Blue on Saturday at Vineyard Athletic Park in Templeton.
Cotton, a right-hander from Danville, allowed just the lone hit and no walks while striking out six for the Indians (11-6). He will join the Mustangs for the 2014 season.
San Luis Obispo High product Davey Casciola was 3 for 4 with a double, and Peter Lecce and Tyler Kollmann had two hits apiece for North County, which put up three runs in the third inning and scored single-run rallies in the second, fifth and eighth innings.
LONG BEACH LEGENDS 6, SLO BLUES 0
Legends starter Jeff Curran stymied the Blues (19-5) over seven innings, allowing just three hits and walking one, and Long Beach blew open a scoreless game with a four-run rally in the fifth inning at SLO Stadium.
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Blues starter Kyle Johnson allowed those four runs on seven hits and a walk while striking out two.
While Curran struck out just two, the Blues were unable to get many base hits.
San Luis Obispo’s Andrew Lee, Aaron Attaway, Alex Tucker and Zack Domingues had one hit apiece, all singles.
Long Beach’s Rhett Montana was 2 for 4 with a two-run double in the fifth and a two-run triple in the ninth.