Lake Washington’s Jose Vizcarra connects on a pitch against Kamiakin. Photo courtesy of Monica Biggers

Lake Washington’s Jose Vizcarra connects on a pitch against Kamiakin. Photo courtesy of Monica Biggers

Lake Washington baseball advances to state semifinals

  • Monday, May 20, 2019 11:02am
  • Sports

With a pair of wins on day one of the 3A state tournament, the Lake Washington baseball squad has secured a spot in the semifinals.

After beating Kamiakin, 10-4, and Mount Spokane, 10-2, on May 18 at County Stadium in Yakima, the Kangs will take on Gig Harbor at 1 p.m. May 24 at GESA in Pasco.

Against Mount Spokane, Ricky Koishida and Travis Lee delivered two hits each, Jesus Vizcarra had a single and four RBIs, I-Ly Hsue had a double and two RBIs and Dylan Kennedy doubled. Jose Vizcarra pitched five innings and earned the win.

In the Kamiakin victory, Nation Wood had three hits — including two doubles — and three RBIs, Torin Montgomery had two hits — including a double — and three RBIs, Jose Vizcarra had three singles and Hsue and Nick Anderson had two singles each. Overall, everyone in the lineup registered a hit.

Oliver Laufman notched the complete-game victory.

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