WWCC"s Kate Hawk, right, goes back and to the air to snag the high throw to 3rd base but has teammate Sam Robillard's glove covering the bag on SW Oregon baserunner Mary Menicucci. Hawk wasn't able to get the ball to Robillard in time and Menicucci was safe.
Photo by Jeff Horner.
WALLA WALLA — Southwest Oregon Community College swept away a doubleheader here Saturday over Walla Walla Community College, 18-5 and 17-12.
Kaitlin Erm started in the circle for WWCC in game one and was tagged for seven runs, four earned, in the first inning.
Kaydee Tarin pitched the rest of the way and gave up eleven runs, eight earned.
Warrior hitting socked seven base-hits and scored five runs, including two hits apiece for Sam Robillard and Kate Hawk.
Hawk started game two and lasted five innnings, giving up five earned runs. Tarin came on and gave up 11 runs, five earned.
Warrior batting garnered 12 walks in the game and scored 12 runs. They were up 8-2 after two innings.
WWCC’s Brandy Knowles had two hits and four RBI. Paige Pontarolo went yard for a round-tripper.
Karly Hudelson contributed two RBIs on one hit.
The Warriors (2-8) play a doubleheader today against Everett at 11 a.m. at home.
Southwest Oregon 18, Walla Walla 5
SW Oregon 710 37 — 18 20 5
WWCC 101 20 — 5 7 3
Myers and Gerlach. Erm, Tarin (2) and Morton.
HR — SWOCC: Menicucci.
Hits — SWOCC: Blake-Jefferies 3, Simonis 2, Menicucci 3, Briones 2, Radtke, Streeter, Leming 3, Gerlach 2, Bowling 3. WWCC: Hudelson, Pontarolo, Knowles, Hawk 2, Robillard 2.
Southwest Oregon 17, Walla Walla 12
SW Oregon 203 017 4 — 17 18 1
WWCC 082 011 0 — 12 9 1
Morrow, Anderson (2), Myers (3). Hawk, Tarin (6) and Simpson.
HR — SWOCC: Briones, Radtke 2. WWCC: Pontarolo.
Hits — SWOCC: Blake-Jefferies 2, Simonis 3, Menicucci 2, Briones 4, Radtke 3, Streeter, Leming 2, Bowling. WWCC: Robillard, Knowles 2, Hawk, Hudelson, Pontarolo, Simpson.