It’s not by accident that Harvard Westlake is ranked fifth in the state by MaxPreps.
And they sure left an impression at Arcadia on Tuesday afternoon.
The Wolverines, fresh off another Mission League championship, dropped the hammer, 13-0, over the Apaches, in the second round of the CIF-SS Division 1 playoffs.
Harvard Westlake out-hit Arcadia, 12-2.
They also handed Casey Spencer his only loss in 2021.
Spencer was charged with seven runs on four hits over his 3 2/3 innings of work.
Spencer walked three and struck out three Wolverines batters.
Jordan Kang went 3-for-3, with a double, two runs and two RBIs.
Bennett Markinson singled three times and scored three runs.
Andrew Citron doubled, scored and drove in three runs.
Bryce Rainer earned the win after five scoreless innings.
Rainer allowed one hit, walked one and struck out nine Arcadia batters.
Mikey Easter’s double and Devon Eskridge’s single accounted for the Apaches offense.
Win: Bryce Rainer
Loss: Casey Spencer
2B: Jordan Kang (HW), Andrew Citron (HW), Mikey Easter (A)
Records: Harvard Westlake (26-4); Arcadia (22-5)
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