Dolores Huerta 6, Ellicott 2
At Dolores Huerta: Dolores Huerta Prep (13-7) fell behind 2-0 before coming to bat, but put up three runs in the bottom of the first and never trailed again to beat Ellicott (2-13) on Thursday and advance to the 2A District 8 semifinals.
The Scorpions tacked on two in the third and one in the sixth, ending the Thunderhawks' season.
Pablo Alonso had two hits, three runs scored and two runs batted in.
The Scorpions, seeded fourth in the district tournament, will play No. 1 Peyton on Saturday at Spurgeon Field at Memorial Park.