LA HABRA --
The SoCal Shepherds dropped to 5-8 after a 10-0 loss to the Inland Valley Pirates on Thursday evening.
Second baseman and leadoff man for the Pirates, James Arakawa, (Pacific) led the way for the Pirates as he went three for four with two runs scored and a stolen base.
Hayden Winters (Houston) blasted a home run in the sixth.
The Shepherds are back in action on Saturday at 1 pm as they will take on the Solana Beach Redbirds. The game will be streamed live on Facebook.com/socalfcabaseball.