Softball: Garza sets tone as Othello remains atop CWAC

By the Herald staff April 11, 2010 

ELLENSBURG -- Othello swept a battle of CWAC unbeatens in Ellensburg as Eden Garza tossed a three-hitter in the 3-0 opener and the Huskies won Game 2 in eight innings by a score of 8-7.

Othello 021 000 0 -- 3 6 2

Ellensburg 000 000 0 -- 0 3 2

Eden Garza and Alyssa Martinez; J.Harris and Mel Swanson. Highlights--Breanna Montemayor (O) 2x4; Kylee Mollotte (O) 2B; Lindsay Garza (O) 3B.

Othello 111 103 01 -- 8 8 0

Ellensburg 015 010 00 -- 7 14 2

Brenda Rodriguez, Kim Bullis (5) and A.Martinez; Harris, A.Porter (2) and Swanson. Highlights--Mollotte (O) 2x4; Miranda Martinez (O) 2x4, 2B; C.Sharon (E) 4x4; Harris (E) 3x5, 2B.

Prosser 25-26, Toppenish 0-3

Prosser 2(11)2 55 -- 25 19 2

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Gabby Meza and Kelsey Alefteras, Kailah Anderson (4); Aguilar and Luna. Highlights--Tawnee Bynum (P) 4x5, 2B, HR, 5 RBI; Meza (P) 8K, 3x4, 2 HR, 4 RBI.

Prosser 8(10)2 33 -- 26 13 3

Toppenish 201 00 -- 3 2 5

Kenzie Koch, Lelle Ferry (4) and Anderson, Hanna Beckwith (5); Guzman, James (2) and Aguilar. Highlights--Dallas Manus (P) HR; Meza (P) 2x2, grand slam in 2nd; Caity Goodboe (P) RBI 2B; Koch (P) 6K. Pro 4-6 overall.

Burbank 4-2, Warden 3-7

BURBANK -- Joy Navareete's sacrifice fly to left scored Tessa Wilder with the winning run after Wilder doubled home the tying run in the seventh inning, lifting Columbia (Burbank) to victory in the opener of an SCAC East twinbill in Burbank.

Randi Wright tossed a two-hitter for Warden in the nightcap.

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Columbia (Burbank) 000 200 2 -- 4 4 1

One out when winning run scored. Randi Wright and Bianca Hernandez; Brittany Cotsford and Chelsie Riehle. Highlights--Cassandra Platas (W) 2x3, 2B; Tawnie Gonzales (W) 2B; Ashley Zuhlke (B) 2B; Tessa Wilder (B) 2B.

Warden 001 231 0 -- 7 7 1

Burbank 000 002 0 -- 2 2 3

Wright and Hernandez; Nicole Roberts, Cotsford (5) and Riehle. Highlights--Iris Rodriguez (W) 2x3, 2B; Crystal Chavez (W) 2x4. Bur 4-4 overall.

Intermountain: TDW 10-8, Hermiston 0-0

Hermiston 000 00 -- 0 0 1

The Dalles-Wahtonka 080 2x -- 10 8 0

Gracie Flyg, Megann Galloway (2) and Sam Parsons, Courtney Howard (2); Rylee Parke and Sarah Barrett. Highlights--Parke (TDW) 5IP-0H-1BB-5K, 2x3, HR.

Hermiston 000 000 0 -- 0 3 1

TD-Wahtonka 600 101 x -- 8 15 1

Paige Long, Galloway (6) and Howard; Chelan Guischer, Ann-Marie Guischer (6) and Barrett. Highlights--Cheyanne Lawson (H) 1x3; Galloway (H) 1x3; Melina Rodriguez (H) 1x2; KT Clark (TDW) GS HR.

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