Mostly clear. Low 44F. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph.
Updated: April 19, 2018 @ 8:51 pm
Lompoc's Jeff Ray celebrates his two-run home run in the first inning against Santa Maria Wednesday.
Lompoc's Jeff Ray celebrates his homer Wednesday.
Santa Maria's Slim Lopez crosses home plate with the game's first run at Lompoc during a game Feb. 28. The Saints won the game 8-5 in eight innings and are off to a 4-1 start in 2018.
Santa Maria coach Rick Hebert talks to his team before Wednesday's game at Lompoc.
Santa Maria pitcher Trevor Garcia tosses the ball to first base for an out Wednesday at Lompoc.
Lompoc's Ruben Cortez delivers a pitch Wednesday.
Lompoc's Ruben Cortez delivers Wednesday.
Lompoc's Ruben Cortez delivers Wednesday against Santa Maria.
Santa Maria's Trevor Garcia delivers a pitch Wednesday against Lompoc.
Santa Maria's Trevor Garcia delivers Wednesday.
Santa Maria's Marc Estrada is hit by a pitch Wednesday.
Santa Maria's Marc Estrada slides back to first safely ahead of the tag by Oscar Rojas.
Santa Maria's Bobby Ruiz makes contact during a game against Lompoc on Feb. 28. The Saints are off to a 4-1 start a season after winning a CIF Southern Section title.
Lompoc's Ruben Cortez is out at first base in front of Austin Peinado on Wednesday.
Santa Maria third baseman Brayan Nunez reaches for a high throw at third as Lompoc's Ruben Cortez slides safely to the bag in Wednesday's Los Padres League game.
Nearly a year after winning a CIF title, it appears the Saints still have the heart of a champion.