Payton Hergert hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the fifth inning to power Pendleton past Kamiakin 8-5 in nonleague play Friday in Pendleton.
Cylie Richards went 3-for-4 with a double and three RBIs for Kamiakin (0-1), which will play in the Richland Tournament today against Lake City and Coeur dAlene.
Kamiakin 103 010 0 5 14 1
Pendleton 302 030 x 8 11 1
Kate Austin, Cassie Ramsey (5) and Tawny Becker; Kiersten Murphy, Hailey Kline (4) and Mykal Weiffenluh. HighlightsHunter Schneitter (K) 2x3; Emily Benson (K) 3x4; Cylie Richards (K) 3x4, 2B; 3 RBI; Jenna Castilleja (K) 2x4; Fam Booth (K) 2x2; Carlie Richards (K) 2B; Darian Lindsey (P) 2x4; Payton Hergert (P) 2x3, 3RBIs, HR; Kline (P) 2x2.
Ferris 9, Kennewick 2: Julissa Gonzales had two hits for the Lions (0-1), but it wasnt enough as Ferris used two big innings to pick up the win in the first game of a nonleague doubleheader in Spokane.
In the second game, Ferris was leading 5-4 at the end of three innings when the game was called because of darkness.
Kennewick 000 010 1 2 5 2
Ferris 300 042x 9 8 3
Eva Guizar and Abby Cole; M.Strass and J.Adams. HighlightsJulissa Gonzales (K) 2x4; K.Hines (F) 3x4.