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Thursday, September 28, 2023
Sept. 28, 2023

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Columbia River grad Boyle earns win as Huskies top Dallas Baptist

Washington advances to Saturday’s winner’s bracket


STILLWATER, Okla. — Michael Snyder and Johnny Tincher hit home runs in a seven-run fifth inning and third-seeded Washington defeated No. 2 seed Dallas Baptist 9-5 on Friday in the opening game of the Stillwater Regional.

With the score tied at 1 heading to the fifth, the Huskies broke the game open with seven runs on six hits.

After Jeter Ybarra drew a leadoff walk, Snyder hit a two-run home run to left-center field. Will Simpson delivered an RBI-single and Coby Morales drove in a run with a grounder to shortstop. Tincher capped the inning with a three-run blast.

Columbia River High grad Sam Boyle (5-0) pitched 3 1/3 innings in relief of starter Stu Flesland III. Boyle allowed one run on four hits and struck out three.

Washington (35-18) advances to a winner’s bracket game on Saturday and DBU (45-15) drops to a loser-out game, also on Saturday.

George Specht and Luke Heefner drove in two runs each for DBU.