The Walla Walla Community College baseball team lost its first game of a scheduled doubleheader, 16-5, against Northwest Athletic Conference opponent Blue Mountain CC here on Saturday.
The second game was called in the 3rd inning because of rain, with WWCC leading 1-0. This game will be continued on May 4th when the team travels to BMCC. They will pick up the game in the bottom of the 3rd inning with Walla Walla as the home team. When it is complete, they will play the regularly scheduled doubleheader.
In the first game, Blue Mountain would score in each of the first four innings of the game and held a 14-2 lead heading into the sixth inning.
After scoring one run in the first and third innings, the Warriors were able to get something going in the sixth inning after Christian Berry was able to bring in two runs on a double.
Then Brandon Wagstaff would hit a sacrifice fly to bring in Blake Loftus for the third run of the inning to bring the score to 16-5.
The game ended in the seventh inning due to the mercy rule.