Austin Diemer had three hits, including a triple, and Trevor McVey doubled and drove in two runs to lead Rocklin to a 7-3 win over Bella Vista in today's Sac-Joaquin Section Division II baseball playoffs at Sacramento City College.
The win in the single-elimination opening round moves the defending section champions into the best of three semifinals against the winner of tonight's McClatchy-Del Campo game.
Rocklin (18-9) will play noon Saturday at Sacramento City College. Bella Vista concludes its season with a 20-9 record.
- Bill Paterson