LA GRANDE'S MCCOY THROWS NO-HITTER IN LAST GAME OF HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
In her last game for Tigers softball Saturday, La Grande's Des McCoy decided to go out with a bang.
McCoy fired a no-hitter against Ontario and came within an out of a perfect game as La Grande completed a doubleheader sweep.
"It is always nice to finish on a positive note. What a great way to end her senior year," said coach Majalise Tolan.
La Grande won 10-0 in McCoy's gem.
La Grande won the first game 8-5. Bethany Wolford threw a three-hitter int he opening-game win.
"The girls came back strong after the disappointing loss to Mac-Hi. They played solid defense and hit the ball well all through the line-up. They played relaxed and had fun, despite the weather, and it showed," said Tolan.
La Grande ends its season with a record of 8-12.
La Grande 8, Ontario 5
Wolford and Funkhouser; Hawk and Maeda.
La Grande hits Â— Wishart 2, Funkhouser 2, Wolford 1, Clemens 1, Griffin 1, Chadwick 1.
Ontario hits Â— 3.
La Grande 10, Ontario 0
McCoy and Funkhouser; Poole and Maeda.
La Grande hits Â— McCoy, Funkhouser, Gore 2, Herman 2, Wolford 2, Wilson 2, Goss. 2B Â— Gore, Herman. 3B Â— Gore, Herman.
Ontario hits Â— 0.