4-12 Chelan Baseball
Chelan’s first baseman stretches for the out against a Lakeside runner in last week’s loss to Lakeside High School in Chelan. Chelan went on to win a doubleheader against rival Cashmere on Saturday.
Chelan wins in Cashmere
By Richard Uhlhorn
Chelan put together a great doubleheader against the Cashmere Bulldogs on Saturday, April 12, in Cashmere.
In the opener, Roy Figueroa had 10 strikeouts to help lead the Goats to a 5-1 victory over the Bulldogs.
In the nightcap, it was Josh Burberry on the mound striking out six to help Chelan win 8-5.
Roy Figueroa (Photo by Jill Hendricks)
Offensively in both games it was Chelan hitters combining for 21 hits to take home the victory over the Bulldogs.
Josh Burbery (Photo by Jill Hendricks)
Saturday April 12 vs. Cashmere (league game) Double Header
Game #1 Chelan: 5 Cashmere: 1
Winning Pitcher: Roy Figueroa 7IP; 1ER; 5 Hits; 10 Strike Outs, 2 walks
Loosing Pitcher: Brandon Williams
Hitting Leaders: Joe Harris 2-4; Greg Schultz 1-2 (double, 2 stolen bases); Roy Figueroa 1-2; Niles DesMarias 1-2 (2RBI)
Chelan had total 9 hits
Game#2 Chelan: 8 Cashmere: 5
Winning Pitcher: Josh Burbery 7IP; 4ER; 6 Hits; 6 strike outs; 5 walks
Loosing Pitcher: Cory Roberts (4IP)
Offensive leaders: Roy Figueroa 3-3 (2RBI); Curtis Pusey 2-3 (2 RBI); Greg Schultz 2-4 (double, 1RBI)
On Tuesday, April 8, Chelan lost to the Quincy Jackrabbits 9-5 and then on Thursday, April 10, they hosted Lakeside High School from Seattle and lost that game 13-1.
Against Lakeside, Chelan was missing two of their starting pitchers to the State FLBA conference and Coach Burbery said, “”If we had our bullpen here, we could have stopped the bleeding in the fourth inning.”
Chelan’s JV squad won over Lakeside 5-4.
Next Game: Wednesday April 16 v Cascade at Home. (revised schedule)
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