Palm Springs High School’s Ricky Wright medaled at the Mt. Sac Invitational boys’ track meet Saturday.
Wright medaled in the seeded triple jump, finishing fifth with a jump of 44 feet, one inch.
In the invitational long jump, Wright placed eighth at 21-4.
Track & field
La Quinta: The Blackhawks medaled in four events at the Mt. Sac Invitational.
La Quinta’s 4×400 relay team of Logan Shirley, Koty Burton, Casey Cruz and Galen Swearingen finished fifth in the open division with a time of 3:24.54 that set a school record.
Also medaling for La Quinta were Sandra Flores in the 800 open division (fourth, 2:15.48), Chris Toribio in the long jump open division (fourth, 21-4) and Omar Valenzuela in the invite discus (third with personal-best 181-0).
In the high jump invitational, Nirie Boglino finished sixth (5-4).
Rajahs sweep Rancho Mirage: Indio beat Rancho Mirage in a doubleheader, winning 16-2 and 9-6 on Saturday.
Juanny Siqueiros led the Rajahs in the opener by going 4 for 5 with a double, triple, four runs scored, four RBIs and two stolen bases.
Chris Burciaga was 2 for 4 with three RBIs, Ricardo Torres was 2 for 4 with an RBI and a run scored, Mikey Munoz was 2 for 5 with two runs scored, an RBI, and a stolen base, and Steven Lopez finished 2 for 3 with an RBI and a run scored.
Burciaga also earned the victory, tossing five innings, with four strikeouts, one hit and no runs allowed.
In Game 2, Siqueiros went 1 for 3 with three RBIs, Isaiah Vela ended 1 for 3 with two RBIs and Dominic De La Torre finished 2 for 3 with a double, two runs scored and two stolen bases.
On the mound, Steven Lopez picked up the win, throwing five innings, with five strikeouts, two hits and no runs allowed.
Indio (14-6, 3-1 in DVL) travels to Palm Desert at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Palm Desert 120, Coachella Valley 47: The Aztecs improved to 3-2 with the victory Thursday.
Individual winners for Palm Desert included: Kenny Pineo in the 200 free, Max Horst in the 200 IM, Andrew Park in the 100 fly, Eric Thomas in the 100 free and Noah Thomas in the 100 back.
Noah Thomas, Eric Shen, Park and Pineo teamed to win the 200 medley relay. Shen, Thomas, Ryan Farzaneh and Pineo won the 200 free. Brothers Noah and Eric Thomas, Park and Dristian Cosgrove won the 400 free relay.
Palm Desert is off this week before ending the regular season at home against La Quinta on April 30.
Free baseball clinic: The Kiwanis Club of Palm Springs and the East Coachella Valley Kiwanis Club (Indio) will host the fifth annual and free Youth Baseball Clinic on April 25 from 9 a.m. to noon at Palm Springs High School.
Registration will begin at 8:15 a.m. by the bleachers on the baseball field. Attendees need to bring their glove and favorite bat. The clinic will begin at 9 a.m..
Rudy Law and Derrel Thomas, retired Los Angeles Dodgers, will conduct the clinic with assistance from the Palm Springs High School baseball and softball teams.
For questions contact Tony Lopes at 760-660-3101