MEME MONDAYS: BASEBALL BASEBALL BASEBALL

We’re all about baseball here on Meme Mondays. Naturally because it’s summer and naturally because the Mariners aren’t terrible, we want to spread the love around. Here we go. Our first shout out goes to Titus Will catcher and Centralia running back (bowling ball more like it) Jacob Monohon, who posed for this gem… I’ve…

JUNIOR LEGION: TITUS WILL TRIPS UP TENINO 21-3

TENINO — Things got out of hand quickly for Tenino as they dropped a 21-3 Junior Legion baseball matchup against Centralia-based Titus Will here on Friday. Things were tied 1-1 before Titus Will went on an 8-run rally in the third and a 9-run rally in the fourth. Tenino finished the game with seven errors…

TOLEDO-WINLOCK’S GARIBAY NAMED TO ALL-STATE TEAM

Anyone who watched Toledo-Winlock’s boys soccer team this season understood Adair Garibay was a special player. How special? Members of the Washington State Soccer Coaches Association voted Garibay onto the All-State 1A second team after his record-breaking season, which also featured United’s first-ever home playoff game. “He works real hard at soccer and it’s something…

SENIOR BABE RUTH: RBI BASEBALL SWEEPS TUMWATER

UMWATER — Onalaska’s Jacob Mager was a loose cannon for RBI Baseball here on Wednesday, but also an effective weapon as he struck out 13 batters in a 6-3 victory over Tumwater in select summer baseball action. Mager walked seven and hit three batters but limited Tumwater to just three hits to cap off a doubleheader…

BAYWATCH: OVERBAY HEATING UP WITH THE WEATHER

Centralia-native Lyle Overbay has been on a tear lately, hitting .364 in his last seven games and .316 for the month of June. Overbay hit a home run on Sunday in Milwaukee’s 6-5 victory over Colorado. In two weeks, Overbay has raised his average from .227 to .238. The Brewers are still the best team…

TWITTER TUESDAYS: COOKIES, SUPER 8 AND AARON’S MOM

I’ve become something of a ballpark fanatic in my adult life, essentially because I apparently want to be single for the rest of it. Ballparks are unique in that every field is different in not just the stands but the dimension. And those dimensions can vary drastically. One of the coolest ballparks in America (and…

Coaches Association All-State Baseball Teams

The Washington State Baseball Coaches Association has released its All-State baseball teams. Local first-team selections include W.F. West’s Tanner Gueller, Rochester’s Dustin Wilson, Tenino’s Zack Chamberlain and Pe Ell’s Austin Arrington. Rochester’s Dylan Fosnacht (Mr. 194) and W.F. West’s Toby Johnson were second-team picks. Here’s the complete list: 4A ALL STATE TEAM     PLAYER NAME  …