Upstarts Campo Verde, Kellis in uncharted territory in baseball tournaments
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Taking a closer look at some of the bigger suprises in the 2017 AIA state baseball and softball tournaments. Video: azcentral sports
It was on Senior Night when the stars aligned, when Garret Thornton's bat ignited a monster, when Gilbert Campo Verde's baseball season took off.
The Coyotes began their five-game winning streak with a 6-5, 12-inning win over a Gilbert Mesquite team they had just lost to. The bearded Thornton hit two home runs - one that tied the score at 2 in the sixth inning, and then a three-run, walk-off in the bottom of the 12th.
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