(STAFF REPORTS/Chewelah Independent)
Northport takes down Wellpinit for two
Northport brought the hardware with them as they and Wellpinit faced off for a pair of games Tuesday, winning the two games 18-2 and 19-3.
A 16-run second inning was all Northport needed in the first game to secure the win, with the two teams playing to a 2-2 tie in the remainder of the game.
Hailey Young pitched the complete game to get the win for the Mustangs. Young also had two homeruns in the game.
Eliza Stark got a complete game victory for Northport in the second game, giving up just one while also adding a double and a homerun on offense to help her own cause. Teammate Kylie Corcoran added another homerun for Northport (6-0, 4-0) in the win.
Wellpinit (0-4) tried to pull themselves back into the game after giving up seven in the first inning but couldn’t get any closer than 7-3 before the Mustangs blew things open.
Northport goes to Republic for their next set April 13 starting at 2 p.m.
Wellpinit travels to Selkirk for a pair April 16 beginning at 2 p.m.
Colville shuts down Priest River
A steady stream of offense complimented a stellar pitching performance to give Colville a 10-0 victory over the visiting Priest River.
Ambrie Jones threw a one-hitter while striking out 12 in the game, and the Indians bats pounded out seven hits, including a homerun from Jade Braun who also had three RBIs in the game.
Colville (3-0, 2-0) will play host to Freeman April 11 at 4:30 p.m.