The Mustangs fought hard, but came up short on Monday against Ceres in game one of the doubleheader. The loss eliminated the Mustangs from a third consecutive playoff berth.
Notable performances included Kyle Dias going 3 for 4 with 2 doubles and 2 runs scored. Taylor Yuki was 2 for 3, and Jai Nayyar had an RBI triple. Jacob Vales, Sam Olsen, Andres De Leon and Ernesto De Leon all added hits.
Andres De Leon added seven more strikeouts to his season total, finishing with 85 in 56 innings, second in Mustangs history to Julian Sainz’s 91 in 2018. De Leon tied Sainz for most innings pitched in a season with 56.