LA HABRA -- The So Cal Shepherds defeated the Inland Valley Bucs 8-7 Thursday at Whittier Christian.
Joel Cervantes (UC Riverside) ripped the game-winning walk-off knock. Connor Aldrich (Charleston Southern) had three hits and three RBI.
Cole Jordan (Mt. SAC) belted in three RBI for the Bucs. Jake Lappin (Orange Coast College) had two RBI.
The Shepherds (4-7) face the Long Beach Legends on Friday.
The Bucs (3-4) get a rematch with the Shepherds on Sunday.