From left, coaches James Peterson of Turlock (vs. Freedom), Jeremy Plaa of Downey (at East Union) and Roger Canepa of Central Catholic (vs. Clovis West) have tough opening night tests, but the most intriguing game on Aug. 23, 2019 belongs to Oakdale-Sonora, according to a fan vote.

Baseball statistical leaders: Los Banos' Cardoza out in front with 8 wins on the bump

Joe Cortez
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Hitting

Batting Average — Alex Villa (Stone Ridge Christian) .619, Max Ramirez (Los Banos) .606, Tyler Meyer (Big Valley Christian) .554, Treven Crowley (Hilmar) .548, Aaron Martinez (Le Grand) .541, Trent Mallonee (Los Banos) .540, Michael Medinas (Mariposa)j .535, Drew Andrews (Amador) .525, Tarak Davuluri (El Capitan) .517, Dillon Johnson (Modesto Christian) .512.

Hits — Tyler Meyer (Big Valley Christian) 36, Jeremiah Langan (Hughson) 28, Cole Gilbert (Escalon) 28, Austin Cappas (Weston Ranch) 27, Lucca Dutra (Escalon) 26, Cole Carrigg (Turlock) 26, Nathaniel Silva (Atwater), 26 Jacob Dominguez (Orestimba) 26, Brian Haslam (Hughson) 26, Alex Gouveia (Manteca) 25.

Runs Batted In — Tyler Meyer (Big Valley Christian) 29, Noah Lingley (Ripon Christian) 27, Brian Haslam (Hughson) 27, Declan VanVuren (Ripon Christian) 25, Cole Gilbert (Escalon) 22, Michael Medinas (Mariposa) 21, Lucca Dutra (Escalon) 20, Thommy Brown (Big Valley Christian) 19, Julien Natividad-Lopez (El Capitan) 19, Jacob Watson (Amador) 19, Gus Gedney (Amador) 19.

Home Runs — Cesar Avila (Livingston) 7, Noah Lingley (Ripon Christian) 3, Cole Gilbert (Escalon) 3, Alex Solis (Central Valley) 3, Brady Cardozo (Beyer) 3, Josh Pernetti (Ceres) 3, Michael Medinas (Mariposa) 3, Jacob Watson (Amador) 3, Wyatt Elmore (Argonaut) 3, Ryan Speer (Argonaut) 3, Alex Villa (Stone Ridge Christian) 3.

Stolen Bases — Jacob Dominguez (Orestimba) 30, Michael Vivo (Waterford) 21, Declan VanVuren (Ripon Christian) 16, David Bettencourt (Gustine) 15, Caleb Terpsma (Ripon Christian) 15, Derek Avila (Hughson) 14, Cole Carrigg (Turlock) 14, Clayton Moore (Calaveras) 14, Nolan Lingley (Ripon Christian) 14, Cameron Butler (Modesto Christian) 14.

Pitching

Earned Run Average — Max Ramirez (Los Banos) 0.00, Casey Carr (Turlock) 0.00, Michael Medinas (Mariposa) 0.00, Seth Tomczak (Argonaut) 0.00, Jake Frisk (Sierra) 0.00, Jake Sapien (Buhach Colony) 0.50, Dylan McCartney )Atwater) 0.55, Kody Cardoza (Los Banos) 0.58, Wyatt Elmore (Argonaut) 0.61, Tyler Matyshock (Sonora) 0.70, Antonio Cortez (Buhach Colony) 0,95, Nathaniel Silva (Atwater) 0.97, Alex Kendrick (Buhach Colony) 0.98, Leo Kari (Mariposa) 0.99.

Wins — Kody Cardoza (Los Banos) 8, Max Ramirez (Los Banos) 6, Leo Kari (Mariposa) 6, Seth Garza (Hughson) 5, Tyler Meyer (Big Valley Christian) 5, Eliot Kee (Hughson) 5, Garrett Fountain (Turlock) 5, Jason Silva (Sierra) 5, Alex Kendrick (Buhach Colony) 5, Logan Luker (Gustine) 5.

Strikeouts — Tyler Meyer (Big Valley Christian) 78, Kody Cardoza (Los Banos) 73, Tyler Matyshock (Sonora) 68, Leo Kari (Mariposa) 67, Thommy Brown (Big Valley Christian) 61, Trent Prokes (Modesto) 56, Logan Luker (Gustine) 56, Andres De Leon (Mountain House) 55, Antonio Cortez (Buhach Colony) 51, Kade Morris (Pitman) 51, Alex Kendrick (Buhach Colony) 49, Jason Silva (Sierra) 49.