BEND, Ore. -- Walla Walla did some serious scoring in the top of the seventh and put five runs on the board, but it was not enough to pull themselves all the way out of a six-run hole as the Sweets fell to host Bend in West Coast League baseball action.
Kevin Hawk, Jared Jordan and Kalani Brackenridge each singled in a run in the seventh for the Sweets.
St. Marys College freshman Darian Ramage (Glendale, Ariz.) had a 4-for-5 performance at the plate for Bend with four RBIs.
Walla Walla 010 000 500 -- 6 9 4
Bend 020 230 02x -- 9 14 1
Z. Brandon (loss), D. Ashby (5), T. Billen (6), L. West (8) and J. Turner; J. Bunda (win), S. Brija (7), J. McCalister (7), T. Hildenberger (9) and K. Gallegos.
Highlights--WW: Ben Ruff 1x3, 2B; Jarrod Turner 1x4, RBI; Chance Kopacz 1x3; Marc Garza 1x2, SB, RBI; Kevin Hawk 1x4, RBI; Jared Jordan 2x4, RBI; Kalani Brackenridge 2x4, RBI; Zach Brandon 4IP-7H-4R-3ER-1BB-3K; Doug Ashby 1IP-5H-3R-3ER-1BB-0K; Tyler Billen 2IP-2H-2R-2ER-0BB-1K; Luke West 1IP-0H-0R-0ER-0BB-0K.
Bend: Darian Ramage 4x5, 3B , 4 RBI; Shaw OBrien 1x3, 2B, RBI; Logan Frandsen 2x4, 2 RBI; Kyle Gallegos 2x3, RBI; Jordan Copeland 3x4, SB, RBI; JR Bunda 6.1IP-4H-2R-2ER-1BB-7K; Sean-Luke Brija 0.0IP-2H-4R-4ER-1BB-0K; Josh McAlister 1.2IP-1H-0R-0ER-2BB-1K; Trevor Hildenberger 1IP-2H-0R-0ER-0BB-1K.