WESTMINSTER, Colo -- Lindsey Walchli scattered eight hits and struck out four over six innings, but an unearned run in the top of the first was all it took to eliminate Washington as the Explosion 18U team fell 1-0 in an open division loser-out matchup with the Bakersfield Elite at the Triple Crown Sparkler college exposure tournament in Westminster, Colo.
The Explosion ended its tournament run tied for 16th place out of 114 teams.
Bakersfield Elite 100 000 -- 1 8 0
Wash. Explosion 000 000 -- 0 4 0
Christian and Brooke; Lindsey Walchli and Emily Mills. Highlights--Jamaika Walker (W) 2x3, 2 SB; Walchli (W) 4K; Bailey Walthers (W) 1x3; Amanda Hall (W) 1x2.