Lizards Fall to Pepsi Pak in Championship

Sobe-Toyota’s bid for a regional playoff berth ended with a loss in the championship game of the American Legion Senior Division State Tournament Wednesday night. The host Lizards wound up on the short end of a 14-3 contest with the Yakima Valley Pepsi Pak, who will now advance to the Region 7 Tournament. “I think…

Chehalis Edges Centralia 4-1 at State Tourney

SPOKANE — The Twin Cities’ two junior American Legion teams travelled all the way to Spokane for the AA State Championship, only to face each other in the third round. And the kids from the Mint City got a solid pitching effort from Brody Holcomb to bump crosstown rival Titus Will, 4-1, and advance on…

Sobe-Toyota Goes 3-0 to Reach State Semifinals

The Sobe-Toyota Lizards made the most of their home field advantage on Monday evening, handing Kennewick an 11-1 loss in the quarterfinals of the American Legion Senior Division State Tournament at Ed Wheeler Field. “All weekend we’ve just played awesome,” Sobe-Toyota coach Jake LeDuc said. “We’ve had three pitchers go complete games, and our defense…

A LOOK AT THE LEGION STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENTS

American Legion Baseball State Tournaments Senior Legion Tournament At Centralia Saturday’s Games Mason vs. Kennewick, 9 a.m. Hanford vs. Spokane, noon Apple Valley vs. Bellingham, 3 p.m. Centralia vs. Yakima Valley, 6 p.m. Junior Legion Tournament At Spokane Saturday’s Games Al K. Jackson Bracket Asotin vs. Eastlake, 10 a.m. Round Table vs. Centralia, 1 p.m.…

SOBE-TOYOTA SENIOR LEGION ADVANCES TO STATE TOURNAMENT

The Lizards got a pair of solid pitching performances in two wins against Baseball Beyond Borders over the weekend in Chehalis to advance out of the regional round and into the eight-team senior American Legion State Tournament. Sobe-Toyota beat BBB 7-4 on Saturday in the opening round, lost to the Kennewick Bandits 13-6 in the…

Sobe-Toyota Defeats Graham Kapowsin in Playoff Opener

OLYMPIA — As far a breakfast goes, Sobe-Toyota ate well on Friday morning. The Mint City junior American Legion baseball squad feasted early on Graham-Kapowsin pitching en route to a 9-3 first round victory in the Area 2 District Baseball Tournament at Olympia High School. Sobe-Toyota collected nine hits as a team, including a 3…