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By Andrew Christiansen

Cougar bats silenced by Knights at Sunnyside


Andrew Christiansen

CLOSE PLAY: Lyle-Wishram-Klickitat catcher, Ricky Weddle awaits a throw as Sunnyside Christian's Ian Heffron slides for paydirt during action in Sunnyside on Saturday. Heffron was safe and the Knights went on to win both games over the Cougars.

It was a trying week for Lyle-Wishram-Klickitat baseball, losing three games shortened by the 10-run rule; but there were some glimmers of hope in Saturday's double-header at Sunnyside Christian.

The week started with a single game loss 19-0 at the hands of Hood River's C squad. It was the ugly combination of wild pitching and fielding errors that allowed Hood River to score 19 runs off 10 hits. The Cougars were charged with seven errors in the field.

Saturday started much better under moderate temperatures in the Yakima Valley. Dylon Sisson got off to a good start on the mound, striking out two and walking just one batter in the first two innings. His first K of the game was big as it st...

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