Fastpitch: Coupeville rally falls short

Sultan built a 6-0 lead and hung on to defeat the host Coupeville fastpitch team 7-6 Monday, April 19.

The Wolves trimmed the gap to 7-5 heading into the bottom of the seventh, scored a run and had a runner aboard with one out but couldn't complete the rally.

Coupeville (0-8, 1-8) out-hit the Turks 15-8 and rapped five extra-base hits but couldn't pull out the win against Sultan (3-6, 3-7).

Bessie Walstad had a bit day for the Wolves. She went 3-for-3 with two doubles, a triple, run and RBI.

Alexis Trumbull added a double and Grace LaPoint a triple.

The Wolves go to South Whidbey (5-3, 5-4) Wednesday and then return home Friday, April 23, to face Cedarcrest (5-4) at 4 p.m.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the Oct 22
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates