The North Whidbey Major Little League all-star team was on the wrong end of a no-hitter in its opening game of the district tournament Tuesday, July 9, at Oak Harbor’s Windjammer Park.
North Whidbey lost 11-1 in four innings as three South Whidbey pitchers combined to toss the no-hitter.
North Whidbey’s elimination game with Anacortes Wednesday, July 10, was suspended in the top of the sixth inning because of darkness with Anacortes leading 21-9. The game will conclude at 5 p.m. Thursday, July 11.
If North Whidbey comes back to win the game, it will face Central Whidbey at 6 p.m. Thursday in another loser-out contest.
South Whidbey scored four runs in the first inning to set the tone in Tuesday’s contest. The winners finished with 10 hits, including three doubles and a triple.
North Whidbey scored its run in the second inning on walks to Meyer Brayden, Dylan Ebersberger, Gaven Gemmell and Maurice Walker.