Prep baseball: Edmonds-Woodway 4, Shorecrest 2

EDMONDS — Edmonds-Woodway pitchers combined for a two-hitter with 13 strikeouts in a season-opening nonleague win. Bryce Mezich struck out seven of those batters in his three innings and Tate Budnick came out from behind the plate to pitch the seventh and get the save. Joey Rees batted 3-for-3 for the Warriors.

At Edmonds-Woodway H.S.

Shorecrest0000020—223

Edmonds-Woodway H.S.102001X—460

Tyson Maine, Brady Dixon (4), Keegan Small (6) and Jake Oliver. Bryce Mezich, Chatz Justice (4), Jorgen Arnesen (6), Tate Budnick (7) and Tate Budnick, Cody Edwards (7). WP—Mezich (1-0). LP—Maine (0-1). 2B—Mac McLachlan (E-W), Arnesen (EW). Records—Shorecrest 0-1 overall. Edmonds-Woodway 1-0.

Talk to us

More in Sports

Opening day comes and goes with no baseball

M’s fans, and employees, are left with a feeling of emptiness as the country battles a pandemic.

Edmonds-Woodway grad Hardy has Tommy John surgery

The relief pitcher, who signed with the Twins in the offseason, is expected to miss the 2020 season.

Statewide fishing ban ordered by Washington wildlife managers

No recreational fishing or shell fishing will be allowed through at least April 8, WDFW says.

Silvertips sign forward prospect Ben Hemmerling

The 2004-born forward was Everett’s third-round pick in the 2019 WHL bantam draft.

Locals named to Associated Press all-state teams

Two local players earned all-state nods and six others were honorable mentions.

Storm’s Bird still plans to compete in 2021 Olympics

The WNBA legend, who turns 40 in October, still plans to play despite the Games being delayed.

Lake Stevens senior boys basketball player Jaxson Smith is our Athlete of the Month for February. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Athlete of the Month Q&A: Lake Stevens senior Jaxson Smith

Smith’s big performance on Senior Night helped the Vikings clinch a playoff berth.

WSU defensive back Beekman found dead

Police wouldn’t confirm the cause of death for the 22-year-old, but said there were no signs of foul play.

Indianapolis 500 postponed until August because of COVID-19

The historic IndyCar race won’t run on Memorial Day weekend for the first time since 1946.

Most Read