Sunnyside’s win has now set the scene for Friday’s Big 9 District Play-in soccer matches…
Sunnyside settled it by downing Eisenhower last night 5-1 in the final game of the Big 9 regular season. So that means the Grizzlies are the #2 seed behind West Valley. Wenatchee is the #3 seed and Eastmont the #4 seed.
The Panthers will host Moses Lake in a play-in game Friday night at 6 while the Wildcats will host Davis in the other play-in game, also at 6 o’clock. The winners will advance to play the first round of the district tournament Tuesday at West Valley and Sunnyside. The loser’s season is over.
B baseball season winding down
Coming up on the prep baseball schedule today…
Waterville-Mansfield hosts Oroville in a doubleheader on the plateau beginning at 3. Manson travels to Lake Roosevelt for two games beginning at 3:30. Cashmere hosts Omak at 4 while Cascade is on the road at Ellensburg.
Hornets and Shockers meet in Waterville
The prep softball schedule looks similar…
The Shockers girls host the Hornets for the first of two games at 3. Manson’s at Lake Roosevelt for a doubleheader at 3:30. And Cashmere hosts Omak at 4:30.
Battle for lacrosse top spot tonight in Apple Bowl
Tonight is the night for the battle for first in the 4A Central Division of high school boy’s lacrosse…
The Wenatchee Valley Thunder play host to the Richland Bombers tonight at Lee Bofto Field at the Apple Bowl. Richland comes in just a half-game ahead of Wenatchee in the standings. A win would make the Thunder’s record 9-and-1 and drop Richland to 8-and-1, a virtual tie. In order to win the regular season title outright and home field advantage in the playoffs, Wenatchee needs to win by three points tonight. Faceoff is at 7 o’clock.
Big-9 tennis crown on line in Yakima
There’s another big battle in high school sports today in Yakima…
The Wenatchee boys and girls tennis teams are at West Valley today at 3 o’clock. The Panthers are in first place, just ahead of the Rams in Big 9 boys and girls play. Victories by both today would secure the regular season titles in league.
Also today, Eastmont hosts Moses Lake at 3. Omak’s at Cashmere and Cascade’s on the road at Ellensburg at 4 o’clock.
Wenatchee track hosts Eastmont and Davis for meet
Wenatchee is the site for a double duel track meet today…
Eastmont and Davis take on the Panthers beginning at 4 o’clock.
Big-9 girls golf teams play Rock Island
The Big 9 girls golf teams will assemble at Rock Island Golf Course today for their POD #2…
Eastmont hosts Davis, Eisenhower, Moses Lake, Sunnyside, Wenatchee and West Valley for an 11 o’clock tee time.
And in Leavenworth, Cascade hosts Warden this afternoon at 2:30.
Gonzales and Mariners shelled by Cubs 11-0
The Mariners slide continues as Marco Gonzales had his worst outing in Seattle, lasting just an inning and two-thirds as Chicago won 11-nothing…
Gonzales was shelled for 6-runs on 5-hits before exiting in the second inning, walking 3 and striking out 2. Meanwhile, Cub pitching including starter Jon Lester allowed Seattle just one hit…FOR THE DAY! Ryon Healy’s 1-out single in the second was the only offense for the Mariners, whose losing streak has hit four.
Seattle has a travel day today before beginning a weekend series in Cleveland tomorrow at 4:10 as Yusei Kikuchi faces Shane Bieber.