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Softball St. Anthony

CIF State Softball: St. Anthony Wins Semifinal At Granite Hills

The562’s high school baseball and softball coverage for the 2022 season is sponsored by LBUSD Board of Education Member Megan Kerr

After scoring late in the first round an early lead held up for St. Anthony softball in the CIF SoCal Softball Championships Division III semifinal at Granite Hills on Tuesday.

St. Anthony’s Nata Leomiti and Miracle McKenzie had back-to-back home runs in the first inning while Saints pitcher Rose Cano racked up 10 strikeouts in a 7-4 win over top-seeded Granite Hills.

St. Anthony will travel to Temple City on Saturday for the championship game. First pitch is 4 p.m.

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JJ Fiddler
JJ Fiddler is an award-winning sportswriter and videographer who has been covering Southern California sports for multiple newspapers and websites since 2004. After attending Long Beach State and creating the first full sports page at the Union Weekly Newspaper, he has been exclusively covering Long Beach prep sports since 2007.