Cal Poly Pomona alumnus Kyle Garlick put the minor leagues on notice Monday in the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes’ Cal League victory over the Lancaster Jethawks, 12-5.
The Los Angeles Dodgers’ prospect went 4 for 5 with three home runs and six RBIs for the Quakes.
Rancho Cucamonga remain in a tie at the top of the league standings with the High Desert Mavericks, who defeated the Inland Empire 66ers, 4-1, on the road.
Randy Betten of the Cal Poly Pomona Broncos was named the CCAA Baseball Coach of the Year during the pre-tournament banquet held in Stockton.
Randy Betten of Cal Poly Pomona Baseball (Photo Courtesy of Broncos Athletics )
The Broncos also had eight players named to All-CCAA teams including Christian Kelley, Kyle Garlick and Ryan Olson, who were named to the first team.
Olson was also named as the CCAA newcomer of the year.
Cody Ponce, Chris Powell, JJ Franklin, Nick Cooksey and Ryan Webberley were named to second team.
The team was also recognized for its first regular season title since 1991.
ON THE FIELD:
Matt Munoz went 2 for 4 with three runs batted in and one run scored for the Broncos (37-14) in the CCAA Tournament first round victory over the Toros.
Nick Cooksey went 2 for 4 with a run batted in for the Broncos.
The Broncos improve to 37-14 overall this season, which is the most wins during the Betten coaching era.