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Riverdale Baptist’s Harold Cortijo dominates DeMatha, 4-0

Jack Bulger is one of two Freshmen that the Stags feature in their young lineup this year.
Jack Bulger is one of two Freshmen that the Stags feature in their young lineup this year.

The strikeouts on DeMatha's side of the score book stood out the most. Senior Harold Cortijo posted eight of them in a 4-0 victory for No. 1 Riverdale Baptist on Friday at Prince George's Stadium in Bowie. A sparkling fastball that cut the edges off home plate and a power slider that attacked left-handers kept DeMatha uncomfortable and helped Cortijo's professional stock with a handful of major league scouts in attendance.

"We try to teach our kids to have a perspective on the game," Riverdale Baptist Coach Ryan Terrell said. "He's grown as a competitor. He's really come to enjoy the moment."

 

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