Jesuit and Pleasant Grove have advanced to Saturday's double-elimintion portion of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I North baseball playoffs by winning tonight's opening round games at American River College.
Jordan Hanlin went three-for-three and Brian Celsi and Cameron Iwasa each drove in two runs to lead Jesuit (21-7) to a 6-3 win over the Napa Indians in the first game.
JQ Folena had two doubles and a single and drove in four runs and Zack Stilwell pitched six strong innings and had two hits and two RBI to lead Pleasant Grove (21-7) to a 12-2 win over Armijo in the nightcap.
The two Delta League rivals will go head-to-head at noon on Saturday at ARC.
In single-elimination games Friday, Oak Ridge plays Davis at 4 p.m. and Elk Grove faces Vacaville at 7 p.m.