The seventh inning began with the Knights down seven runs. An Antionette Watson grand-slam would put Kamiak right back into the game and the Knights eventually took the lead going into the home half of the seventh.
The Bruins loaded the bases with one out when the illegal pitch was called, scoring the tying run. One batter later, Taryn Salter connected on a deep fly ball that would score the game-winning run for the Bruins.
“I didn’t hear exactly what the illegal pitch call was,” said Cascade head coach Kelly Ross. “I believe (the pitcher) didn’t bring the ball to her glove. It’s a minor thing but an illegal pitch is a ball and the runners automatically advance.”
Salter finished the game batting 2-for-5 with three RBI. Chloe McIntosh added three hits and a homer for the Bruins in the victory.
At Cascade H.S.
Kamiak 211 100 8 — 13 16 0
Cascade 330 600 2 — 14 16 1
Katie Spencer and Lindsay Haub. Karissa Johnson and Whitney Harris. WP—Johnson 3-0. LP—Spencer (1-0). 2B—Paige Miller (C), Haub (K), Joey Blackshear (K). HR—Chloe McIntosh (C), Antionette Watson (K), Jenna Stupey (K). Records—Kamiak 0-3 league, 3-5 overall. Cascade 2-1, 4-2.
More High Schools Headlines
Prep girls soccer: King’s 4, Granite Falls 0 4:23 p.m. Prep football: Neah Bay 70, Tulalip Heritage 12 3:50 p.m. Arlington cruises to 50-19 Stilly Cup win over Stanwood Grimes scores 4 TDs as No. 2 Lake Stevens routs No. 10 Monroe 42-14 Prep football: Lakewood 39, Cedar Park Christian-Bothell 14 Prep football: Kamiak 35, Jackson 14 Prep football: Marysville Pilchuck 51, Everett 33 Prep football: Glacier Peak 43, Mountlake Terrace 3
Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.