Baseball hosted Cochise on Tuesday in a battle of the 1 and 2 placed teams in the conference. South looked to gain ground and have a chance to still win conference. South won game one 4-3. However would blow a 7-1 lead in game two and lose to Cochise 14-8.
Baseball split a doubleheader with Eastern Arizona on Tuesday winning the first game 5-2 and losing the second 5-3.
The Cougars have six games remaining on the season.
South Mountain is currently (34-16,20-10) on the season and in 2nd Place of the ACCAC.
Ryan Saltonstall was named ACCAC D1 Pitcher of the Week for 4/10. Saltonstall threw a complete game shutout only giving up two hits while striking out nine in a 2-0 victory.
Baseball played Glendale on Friday and Saturday in a home and home conference series that saw each home team earn the victory.
In Game 1 Glendale won at home on Friday 7-5. South could not hold an early 2-0 lead and several chances to regain the lead late came up short.
Baseball hosted Gateway in a home and home conference series on Tuesday and Wednesday. South Mountain would come away with two victories to remain in first place of the conference by the scores of 5-3 and 9-6.
Game 1 saw the Cougars jump out to a 3-0 and never look back winning 5-3.
Baseball played Chandler-Gilbert twice in a conference home and home series on Friday and Saturday. The Cougars would come up victorious in both games 11-8 and 7-0.
Game 1 saw a pitchers dual early turn into a high scoring affair.