Big ninth inning propels Washington past B-A

2014-08-03T16:06:00Z 2014-08-04T00:07:07Z Big ninth inning propels Washington past B-A The Billings Gazette
August 03, 2014 4:06 pm

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. -- Washington scored six runs in the top of the ninth for a 10-4 victory over Boulder-Arrowhead in pool play Sunday at the Little League Northwest Regional 11-12 Majors  tournament.

Pacific Little League players produced four run-scoring doubles in the top of the ninth. They also scored two runs on wild pitches.

In the bottom of the second, Boulder-Arrowhead scored three runs for a 3-0 lead. Josh Erbacher singled to ignite the offense. A single by Johnathan Nickoloff moved Erbacher from first to second. Brad Haynes doubled, bringing home Erbacher. B-A pushed more runs across when Ryan Devries scored on an RBI single by Zack Tallman. Haynes scored on an RBI single by Ben Egan.

Erbacher batted 3 of 5, including a double, and scored a run. 

Boulder-Arrowhead, the Montana state champions from Billings, has a 1-1 pool-play record. B-A will next play Oregon Tuesday morning at 9:30 a.m.

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