Stories tagged: American Legion Baseball
SUNDAY, JULY 24, 2016, 10:45 P.M.
Area roundup: Pitching helps local teams win at state legion tournaments
Area teams continued their strong play Sunday at the American Legion State tournaments with some stellar pitching on the second day of pool play.
SATURDAY, JULY 23, 2016, 9:46 P.M.
Legion baseball: Local AA teams post shutout wins in state openers
Shutouts were the name of the game Saturday as two local teams opened the American Legion Baseball State AA tournament with victories.
TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2015
Bandits edge closer
The Spokane Bandits took another step toward regionals on Monday. Behind Griffen Davis’ shutout performance, the Bandits blanked host Bellingham 2-0 in an American Legion State AAA elimination game. Davis …
SUNDAY, JULY 26, 2015
Area roundup: Adam Talley scores 4 as Shadow cruise past Olympic Force
Adam Talley scored four goals, two in each half, as the Spokane Shadow romped past the visiting Olympic Force for a 5-1 soccer victory at SFCC on Saturday night. The …
TUESDAY, JULY 29, 2014
Shuey propels Mt. Spokane in Legion tournament
Kyle Shuey went 4 for 4 – with a pair of home runs – and Mt. Spokane exploded for eight runs in the top of the sixth inning to turn …
MONDAY, JULY 29, 2013
Mt. Spokane rolls past Enumclaw
WALLA WALLA – Jordan Fitzpatrick had three hits and drove in three runs and Mt. Spokane exploded for 11 runs in the fourth inning en route to an 18-11 victory …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, 2012
For years, high school-aged baseball players in northeastern Washington had limited opportunities to play in the highest level of American Legion. To do so, they’d have to try out for …
THURSDAY, JULY 12, 2012
Shadle baseball coach Brooks envisions renewed Jackson Field
It isn’t exactly the Field of Dreams – that story of a baseball field created in a cornfield – but it is one man’s dream to install an artificial turf …
SUNDAY, JULY 8, 2012
Tri-County wins Fourth of July senior tourney
By the time the final two teams reached the Spokane/Coeur d’Alene Wood Bat Classic senior American Legion championship game Saturday afternoon at Avista Stadium, they’d reached the bottom of their …
SUNDAY, JULY 31, 2011
Bandits fall one win shy at state
SELAH, Wash. – John Albert homered to lead off the bottom of the 11th inning Saturday night to give Bellingham a 10-9 win over the Spokane Bandits in the title …
SATURDAY, JULY 30, 2011
Area roundup: Bandits advance to championship round at state
Blake Bozett finished 5 for 6 with four runs and the Spokane Bandits banged out 28 hits to outlast Pepsi Pak 24-20 at the American Legion Senior state tournament at …
FRIDAY, JULY 29, 2011
Cougars will play Pepperdine at Hardwood Classic
Washington State’s men’s basketball team will meet Pepperdine in the seventh annual Cougar Hardwood Classic at KeyArena in Seattle, the Cougars announced Thursday. The Dec. 22 game will be the …
THURSDAY, JULY 28, 2011
Area roundup: Bandits rally for victory at state Legion play
Matthew Miller’s sacrifice fly capped a three-run bottom of the ninth inning Wednesday as the Spokane Bandits rallied for a 7-6 win over the Hanford Flames on the second day …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2011
Bandits win State Senior Legion opener
Sage Poland pitched a nine-inning complete game Tuesday as the Spokane Bandits began State Senior Legion baseball play with a 6-4 win over the Twin City Titans at Selah. Poland …
TUESDAY, AUG. 17, 2010, 9:53 P.M.
Outlaws win Legion title
They arrived in Spokane a week ago today carrying their gloves, wearing polo shirts and black dress slacks, as they exited the plane. The Oklahoma Outlaws of Midwest City, Okla., …
FRIDAY, AUG. 13, 2010
American Legion World Series teams
A look at the teams playing the American Legion World Series in Spokane.
THURSDAY, AUG. 12, 2010, 8:42 P.M.
Legion World Series opens Friday
The American Legion World Series opens at Avista Stadium Friday with eight teams competing for the championship, including a bullish squad from Virginia.
THURSDAY, AUG. 12, 2010
Roseburg team happy to settle down in Spokane
The Roseburg (Ore.) Docs American Legion baseball team has adopted Spokane as its temporary hometown. Considering they’ve been essentially on the road for three weeks, they’re glad to be stationed …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 11, 2010, 7:27 P.M.
Legion team Roseburg Docs adopt Spokane
The Roseburg (Ore.) Docs American Legion baseball team has adopted Spokane as its temporary hometown.
MONDAY, AUG. 9, 2010
Kelso, Roseburg in final
The Roseburg, Ore., Legion baseball team has come down with a virus. What isn’t clear is whether unheralded pitcher Dakota Cavens was infected by his teammates or infected them.
SUNDAY, AUG. 8, 2010, 9:40 P.M.
Roseburg stays unbeaten
The Roseburg, Ore., Doc Roberts rallied to defeat Missoula 9-7 Sunday afternoon, allowing the Oregon state champs to head into the championship of the Northwest Regional tournament with room for …
SUNDAY, AUG. 8, 2010
’52 Legion game an instant classic
Sunday, June 22, 1952, was such a nice day in Spokane that Ernie Banks, months away from launching his Hall of Fame baseball career with the Chicago Cubs, would have …
FRIDAY, AUG. 6, 2010
Kelso, Boise use big sticks
Kelso coach Grady Tweit never told his baseball team what kind of offensive numbers the Missoula Mavericks put up this year. But he knew, which his why he was a …
FRIDAY, AUG. 6, 2010
Single in 7th lifts Wyoming champs over Blue Devils
Crisp, fundamental baseball it wasn’t in the nightcap of the Northwest Regional American Legion tournament. Wyoming state champ Cheyenne Post 6 found a way to outlast the Spokane Blue Devils, …
THURSDAY, AUG. 5, 2010
At a glance: American Legion Northwest Regionals
American Legion Northwest Regionals. Where: Gonzaga University. When: Today through Monday
THURSDAY, AUG. 5, 2010
Blue Devils out to prove they belong
Tony Byrne knows that people will wonder, beyond the obvious, why his Spokane Blue Devils baseball team is playing in the Northwest Regionals American Legion tournament. Seven of the eight …