Ida Baker pounded out 12 base hits that produced 24 runs Monday in a 24-1 rout of East Lee County.
Dylan Ortiz (1-0) pitched two innings, striking out four and allowing no hits, to earn the mercy-rule victory for the Bulldogs (4-11). Zach Nason led the hit parade with three hits with Christian Proffitt and C.J. Schrowe each adding two hits. Cameron Farmer and Schrowe accounted for the game's only extra-base hits, both doubles.
The Bulldogs travel to Port Charlotte on Tuesday.
Monday's match results:
Boys District 2A-11: Only Cole McNeely won a first-round singles match Monday in Mariner's district meet. His teammates were eliminated from contention with losses in first-round matches and McNeely was ousted by losing in the second round.
Play continues Tuesday at Avon Park.
Singles - Cole McNeely (M) def. Fernandez (DeSoto) 7-5, 6-4; Robbie Greenlaw (CC) def. McNeely 6-0, 6-0; Main (LP) def. Ethan Ramirez (M) 6-4, 7-5; Mejias (Sebring) def. Ryan Robertson (M) 6-2, 6-4; Davis (LP) def. Jomar Restrepo (M) 6-0, 6-2; Tristan D'Agostino (Cape) def. Brennan Williams (M) 6-0, 6-2.
Doubles - Greenlaw-Johnson (Cape) def. McNeely-Robertson (M) 6-3, 6-0; Paris-Jones (Hardee) def. Ramirez-Restrepo (M) 6-4, 6-4.
Girls District 2A-11: Holly Fritz of Mariner advanced to the district finals with a pair of singles victories Monday. Play continues Tuesday at Sebring.
Singles - Katsiaryna Khatskevich (M) def. Abigail Roos (Oasis) 6-0, 6-0; Melanie Allen (Cape) def. Khatskevich 6-0, 6-0; Holly Fritz (M) def. Christine Flynn (Cape) 6-2, 6-2; Fritz (M) def. DeVane (Sebring) 6-2, 6-1; Keith (Sebring) def. Molly Fogle (M) 6-3, 6-3; Gabrielle Grilli (Cape) def. Katlynn Bandemer (M) 6-3, 3-6, 6-4; Alexandra Perun (M) def. Shattler (LP) 6-4, 6-3; Tormey (LB) def. Perun (M) 6-0, 6-0. Doubles - Khatskevich-Fritz (M) def. Narez-Maldonado (DeS) 6-0, 6-0; Keith-Castilli (Sebring) def. Fogle-Bandmer (M) 6-3, 6-2.