Troy Fulton and Justin Hancock each slugged a pair of doubles, and Stetson Plew toss a five-inning, two-hit shutout to lead the Kennewick Lions to a 10-0 win over the Pasco Bulldogs in their CBBN 3A opener Friday at Roy Johnson Field.
Hancock and Fulton were back at it again in Game 2, an 8-3 victory for the Lions. Hancock doubled twice more and drove in four runs, and Fulton was 3-for-3 with another double. Jarod Gonzales homered for Kennewick, while TJ Avery went 2-for-3 with a double for the Bulldogs.
Pasco 000 00 -- 0 2 3
Kennewick 022 42 -- 10 10 0
No outs when 10-run rule called into play. TJ Avery, Ethan Cantu (4) and Alan Gomez, Avery (4); Stetson Plew and Garrett Wilz. Highlights--Trek Stemp (Ken) 2x4; Troy Fulton (Ken) 2x3, 2 2B; Justin Hancock (Ken) 3x4, 2 2B; Brandon Pocasangre (Ken) 2x2; .
Pasco 010 002 0 -- 3 6 1
Kennewick 100 214 x -- 8 11 1
Justus Scott and Gomez; Jarrod Molnaa, Clayten Ayres (7) and Hancock. Highlights--Cantu (P) 2B; Avery (P) 2x3, 2B; Stemp (Ken) 2x4; Fulton (Ken) 3x3, 2B; Hancock (Ken) 2x4, 2 2B, 4 RBI; Jarod Gonzales (Ken) HR; Vince Gonzalez (Ken) 2B; Oscar Ramos (Ken) 2x3, 2B.
Richland 6-7, Moses Lake 0-5: Levi Broeske threw a three-hit shutout in the first game, and Gibson McGeorge drove in four runs with a double in a triple in the nightcap as the Bombers swept the visiting Chiefs in the CBBN 4A openers.
McGeorge's two-out triple drove in a pair of runs in the third inning as Richland went up 3-1. His double in the fifth powered a three-run frame as the Bombers extended the lead to six before Moses Lake scratched back three runs in the sixth inning.
Catcher Elliott Sage came up big for the Chiefs, hitting three doubles and driving in three runs in the second game. Brad Fox added two more two-baggers and an RBI.
Moses Lake 000 000 0 -- 0 3 4
Richland 005 010 x -- 6 4 0
Devin Juarez, Jacob Price (7) and Elliott Sage; Levi Broeske and Corey Morris. Highlights--Hunter Chambers (Ric) 2x2, 2 SB; Broeske (Ric) 4K
Moses Lake 100 003 1 -- 5 8 1
Richland 103 030 x -- 7 13 0
Hector Zavala, Case Tunstall (6) and Sage; Mason Hilty, Matt Powers (6), Nate Ruane (7) and Morris. Highlights--Brad Fox (ML) 2x4, 2 2B, RBI; Sage (ML) 3x3, 3 2B, 3 RBI; Dillan Klute (Ric) 2x3; Connor Moore (Ric) 2x3, 2B; Hilty (Ric) 2x2; Ruane (Ric) 2x3, RBI; Gibson McGeorge (Ric) 2x3, 2B, 3B, 4 RBI.