Nordhoff’s Alex Esquivel (No. 10) pitched a terrific game to propel the NHS baseball team into the postseason last week. Esquivel went the distance while only giving up five hits. The Rangers face El Segundo in the first round Tuesday. (photo by Ken Brown)
Mike Miller, Ojai Valley News sports editor
The Nordhoff High baseball team swept Grace Brethren last week in thrilling fashion to solidify its place in the CIF-Southern Section playoffs. Last Tuesday, NHS defeated the Lancers, 5-1, and then on Thursday came away with a 2-1 victory.