Starting pitcher Dan Theis and the Mountlake Terrace Hawks gave up two runs to the visiting Shorewood T-Birds in the first inning and the T-Birds went on to defeat the Hawks 5-1 in the second game of their three-game series played at Mountlake Terrace High School.
Terrace scored its only run of the game on a sacrifice fly by sophomore Nolan Takeya in the second inning. Avery Foltz led the T-Birds’ offensive attack by going 3-for-4 with a triple and two RBI.
The two teams face each other in the final game of the set on Friday at Meridian Park Fields; first pitch is scheduled for 7:00 p.m.
MTHS Baseball vs. Shorewood, April 16
Shorewood 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 — 5 9 1
Terrace 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 — 1 7 2
Winning pitcher: Ben Tracy (SHS)
Losing pitcher: Dan Theis (MTHS)
Records: Mountlake Terrace 3-5 in Wesco League, 4-7 overall; Shorewood 10-0, 13-0
MTHS next game: versus Shorewood, Friday, Apr. 18, 7:00 p.m. at Meridian Park Fields in Shoreline