Top performer: Kyle Muller, Bonney Lake, senior
7 IP, 3 H, 5 Ks in 2-0 victory over Enumclaw
Timberline 7, Tumwater 2: Christian Larson went 2 for 3 with an RBI and a run scored as the Blazers defeated the Thunderbirds in a nonleague matchup Friday.
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The Blazers (6-4, 3-1 4A Narrows) scored two runs in the sixth and seventh innings to break the game open. Ben Whitt also had a solid day at the plate for Timberline, he went 2 for 3 with an RBI and a run scored.
Noah Andrews went 2 for 2 with a double and two runs scored for the Thunderbirds (4-3-1, 1-2 2A Evergreen).
Curtis 7, Rogers 6 (9 innings): Sammy Abbott went 2 for 5 with four RBIs and a double as the Vikings knocked off the Rams in extra innings Friday.
The Rams (5-7, 2-3 4A SPSL South) erased a 6-1 deficit in the sixth inning, when they scored five runs and subsequently forced extra innings.
It was the Vikings (6-5, 1-3 4A SPSL South) who would draw final blood, however, as they scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the ninth.
Troy Johnston led the way for Rogerswith a three-run homer.
Gig Harbor 9, Capital 3: Neal Hassan had quite the day for the Tides (8-3; 5-0 4A Narrows). He went 2 for 3 with a double, drove in a run and scored two . Teammate Colton Robinson had a solid outing, as he went 1 for 3 with three RBIs and a run scored.
Mitchell Dooley went 2 for 4 with a double for the Cougars (6-4, 6-0 3A Narrows), while teammate Sam Condon went 1 for 4 with three RBIs and a run scored.
Bonney Lake 2, Enumclaw 0: Kyle Muller was lights out on the mound Friday. He threw a complete- game shutout, gave up three hits and struck out five.
Robby Pogue also came up big for the Panthers (10-2, 6-0 3A SPSL) as he went 2 for 3 and drove in both of his team’s runs.
Casey Harbeckas and Jordan Misensol both went 1 for 3 for the Hornets (4-5, 3-3 3A SPSL).
Sumner 7, Auburn Mountainview 6 (9 innings): Ben Wilson went 2 for 4 with a double, an RBI and two runs scored as the Spartans defeated the Lions in extra innings.
The Spartans (9-2, 6-0 3A SPSL) tied the game in both the seventh and eighth innings and then scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth.
Nathan Schelling went 3 for 4 with a double, an RBI and a run scored for the Lions (4-6, 3-3 3A SPSL).
Vashon Island 11, Charles Wright Academy 6: Clyde Pruett had a great day at the plate Friday, going 3 for 5 with three runs scored as the Pirates defeated the Terriers.
The Pirates (7-1, 7-0 1A Nisqually) exploded for 10 runs through the first three innings and didn’t look back.
Henry Cheney did his part for the Terriers (2-5, 0-4 1A Nisqually), hitting a three-run homer, drawing three walks and scoring two runs.
Bethel 10, Spanaway Lake 6 (8 innings): Zach Neigel was on fire Friday. He went 4 for 5 with an RBI and scored three runs as the Braves knocked off the Sentinels in extra innings.
The Braves (2-9, 2-3 4A SPSL South) scored four runs in the top of the eighth.
Nick Misely went 1 for 2 with an RBI for the Sentinels (2-5, 0-4 4A SPSL South).
Puyallup 7, Emerald Ridge 6: Heading into the seventh inning, the Vikings had fought back from an early 6-3 deficit. Then Gavin Grant stepped to the plate. He ripped a line drive to center and drove in the winning run as the Vikings (8-3, 3-0 3A SPSL South) knocked off the Jaguars.
Dustin Resnick and Braedon Dorohoy both went 1 for 4 with an RBI for the Jaguars (9-2, 3-0 4A SPSL South).
Top performer: Lauren Hatch, Rogers, sophomore
1 for 2, 3B, 2 RBIs, R, BB
Rogers 7, Enumclaw 5: Rogers (8-2, 4-1 3A SPSL South) entered the sixth inning trailing 5-2 and had done little offensively up to that point. That changed in a hurry, with the Rams scoring a flurry of runs to take a 7-5 lead that would hold up.
The Rams used small ball to chip away at Enumclaw’s (5-1, 4-0 3A SPSL South) lead, with base hits from Kaira Miller and Ariel Clark making the difference.
Miller finished 1 for 2 with two RBIs and a run scored.
Curtis 11, Emerald Ridge 1: A strong pitching effort led the way for Curtis (4-8, 2-3 4A SPSL South) as it held Emerald Ridge (2-6, 1-4 4A SPSL South) to a single hit in a convincing win.
Jaedyn Shaughnessy was at the forefront with a dominating performance on the mound. She pitched five innings, giving up three hits and striking out five.
On the offensive side, Kasey Woodruff gave the Vikings all the offense they would need. She went 3 for 3 and scored twice.
Bonney Lake 12, Kennedy 2: Dominant pitching from Bonney Lake (7-2, 3-1 3A SPSL) led the way in its stellar win over Kennedy (5-2, 4-0 3A Seamount).
Brooke Nelson was lights out, giving up two unearned runs. She allowed three hits and struck out 11.
At the plate, Nelson went 4 for 4, with a double, a triple and two RBIs.