Vacaville'ss Bryce Begell (24) is greeted by teammates after scoring in Game 1 of Sac-Joaquin Section Division I baseball championships Monday at Sacramento City College. Vacaville beat Davis 11-4 to force a second game for the title, then the Bulldogs scored three runs in the final inning to beat the Blue Devils 7-6 for their first section baseball title.
Vacaville'ss Bryce Begell (24) is greeted by teammates after scoring in Game 1 of Sac-Joaquin Section Division I baseball championships Monday at Sacramento City College. Vacaville beat Davis 11-4 to force a second game for the title, then the Bulldogs scored three runs in the final inning to beat the Blue Devils 7-6 for their first section baseball title. Jose Luis Villegas jvillegas@sacbee.com
Vacaville'ss Bryce Begell (24) is greeted by teammates after scoring in Game 1 of Sac-Joaquin Section Division I baseball championships Monday at Sacramento City College. Vacaville beat Davis 11-4 to force a second game for the title, then the Bulldogs scored three runs in the final inning to beat the Blue Devils 7-6 for their first section baseball title. Jose Luis Villegas jvillegas@sacbee.com
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