LG BEATS WALLOWA VALLEY, UNION COUNTY TEAMS
By The Observer
PENDLETON La Grande swept past Union Countys and Wallowa Valleys teams in its first two games at the District 3 Boys Minors Little League Baseball Tournament here over the weekend.
La Grande beat Union County 6-2 Sunday and Wallowa Valley 3-0 Saturday. It will play Pilot Rock at 3 p.m. Tuesday.
Kevin Boyd pitched a complete game while allowing only two runs against Union County.
Other results of the game were not available.
Union County will play at 6 p.m. tonight in the consolation round of the double-elimination tournament.
On Saturday, La Grande used a three-run fourth inning to beat Wallowa Valley, 3-0.
Zachary Nice pitched a one-hit shutout with 16 strikeouts for La Grande. He also added an RBI during the pivotal inning.
Give credit to Nice, he had a good game, Wallowa Valley manager Warren Wilson said. We played really good defense.
Wallowa Valley played at noon today in the consolation round.
Wallowa Valley 000 000 0 1 0
La Grande 000 30x 3 3 0
Neil, McKenzie (4), Steen (4) and Harshfield; Nice and Ricker. WP Nice. LP McKenzie.
Wallowa Valley hits Harshfield.
La Grande hits Boyd, Yundt, Stein. RBI Yundt, Stein, Nice.