Walla Walla falls behind 4-0 early, but comes back to win another state A American Legion tourney game on Monday.
Pitching, hitting and defense. The Walla Walla Sweets met expectations in each of the baseball phases in acceptable fashion Saturday night and rode them to a 6-2 victory over the Bend Elks in a West Coast League contest viewed by 1,252 fans at Borleske Stadium.
Second baseman Parker Coss hits a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth as the Sweets beat Bend.
Bend improves to a WCL-best 28-6 as it overcomes a 2-0 deficit on Thursday.
Walla Walla plates nine runs in the seventh inning to seal the non-WCL sweep.
Walla Walla wraps up its summer tournament today, starting with a 10 a.m. game against Southridge.
Walla Walla opens the four-day tournament with a 6-5 win over the Spokane Northstars before falling to the Caldwell Silverstreaks.
Jon Hechtner comes into score on a wild pitch in the ninth inning as the Sweets beat Wenatchee, 5-4.
Wenatchee strands 10 Walla Walla runners as it ekes out the WCL East win on Tuesday at Borleske.
Walla Walla plays Bellingham at 10:30 a.m. today for a spot in the Gold bracket championship.