Black Bears Season Ends Quietly In 3-0 Loss To KnightsAugust 13, 2012 - West Coast League (WCL) Cowlitz Black Bears
Mikey Murray (Hawaii Pacific) recovered from the shakey start and shut out the Knights thru the Sixth inning when he was replaced by Mitchell Tripp (Oregon State). He gave up one run in the seventh for the final margin.
Austin Diemer (Cal. St. Fullerton), Derrick Salberg (L.C.C.), Konnor Armijo (Santa Ana/Utah), Bud Collura (Clark C.C./ So. Alabama), and Cody Childs (Mt. Hood C.C.) collected the Black Bears 5 hits off Corvallis Knights starting pitcher Rob Dittrick (Pacific U.).
Dittrick pitched 7 shutout innings for the win.
The Knights move on to the Championship series, while the Black Bears start preparing for their 4th. season in the West Coast League. They will welcome two new members next June, Medford, Oregon and Victoria, B.C., Canada. 2013 Cowlitz Black Bear Ticket Packages will be available soon at (360) 703-3195. or please visit us on-line at www.westcoastleague.com.
The Black bears are members of the West Coast League, a nine-team (soon to be eleven- team), professional style wood-bat summer college league. The WCL features pro prospects from major conferences across the country. More than 120 WCL alums played affiliated professional baseaball last season, and 14 ex-WCL stars played in the Major Leagues.
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