Lathrop sweeps West Valley and places 4th in state baseball tourney

Submitted 2 years 2 months ago by jcook.

SITKA-Two local cross town rivals met on the diamond today at the state baseball tournament in Sitka. The dawgs. The West Valley Wolfpack and Lathrop Malemutes went at it for the third time this season. Today fourth place in the state tournament was on the line.

Lathrop won the first two meetings and they would win the third and final meeting of the 2014 season. The Malemutes defeat West Valley 8-2 after leading 5-0 in the bottom of the third.

Lathrop finishes the 2014 season with a fourth place finish at state losing just two games the whole year.