Pasco got a strong effort from CJ Peiffer on the mound and good defense in the field, but couldn’t come up with the offense to match Grays Harbor in an 8-2 loss in the Babe Ruth 15s state tournament in Castle Rock.
After losing to Kelso on Saturday, Pasco plays a must-win game Monday against Castle Rock.
Grays Harbor 002 002 4 — 8 5 2
Pasco 000 020 0 — 2 3 3
CJ Peiffer, Jordy Hawk (7) and Chayce Sorbel; T. Hughes and G. Turner. Highlights — Grays Harbor: Gabe Turner 1x3, HR, 3 RBIs; Chris Ayres 1x3, 2B.
Babe Ruth 14s
Mount St. Helens 12, Kennewick 5: Tyler Detloff went 3-for-4 to lead Kennewick in the state tournament in Aberdeen.
Matt Rowell and Brandon Searls each had a pair of hits for Kennewick, which faces a loser-out game with Hazel Del Metro at noon Monday.