Washington Lime 8, Oregon Royal 7
This one came down to the final batter. Oregon Royal scored 1 in the top of the 1st, Carlee Strand led off with a single and scored on a fielder’s choice. Royal added 1 in the 3rd after Morgan Pierce walked and then scored on a base hit from Kaylee Allen.
Lime countered in the 3rd scoring 3 times and taking a 1 run lead. Allyson Ryan had a base hit followed by a base hit from Lillian Stariha and an RBI single from Madalyn Telles. Jenna Van Grouw then knocked in 2 with a base hit. Lime added 2 more in the 4th off of 2 walks.
Going into the top of the 5th, Morgan Pierce led off with a walk Strand and Allen then singled with 1 out, Allen picked up an RBI. After a strike-out passed ball and an error those 2 runs scored on a Clara Woosley base hit and an error and Royal led 7-5.
In the bottom of the 5th, Lime would get 1 back off a wlk and errors and then in the bottom of 6 with time running out, Lime led off with a walk followed by 2 fly-outs and Royal was an out away from clinching the win. Ashlee Porter then singled bringing Sierra Campos to the plate and she belted a walk-off 2 run double giving Lime the win.
Game MVP’s Kaylee Allen & Nadia Chernich
Idaho Ruby 13, Oregon Pacific 1
Ruby unloaded in the 1st inning scoring 7 all with 2 out. Reece Bybee got things started with a single followed by a fielder’s choice, walk and an error to load the bases. Haylee Reeves then singled in a run, Abie Hinton slapped a double for a run and Masyn Mogel had an RBI single. Megan High Fill cracked a 2 run double and Ruby led 7-0. Ruby added 4 more in the 2nd with Emma Allen singling, a walk and then Bybee uncorking a 3 run blast over the outfield fence. Reeves then batted in Jenna Ambrose and it was 11-1 after 2.
Pacific struggled at the plate scoring just 1 and it was Isabella Lauerman who got on by walk and then worked her way around with passed balls and errors.
Game MVP’s Kendall Murphy & Reece Bybee