Lions hold off Mountaineers

THE BELLINGHAM HERALDApril 21, 2014 

Lynden's baseball team scored two runs in the first inning and fended off Mount Baker for a 6-2 win in a Northwest Conference game on Monday, April 21, at Lynden.

Jordan Wittenberg and Christian Mouat hit back-to-back singles and then executed a double steal to get runners on second and third. Back-to-back groundouts drove in Mouat and Wittenberg to get started.

Kody Ames led the way on the mound, throwing a complete game and striking out nine.

"Kody was consistent on the mouind again. He did a really nice job," Lynden coach Cory White said in a phone interview.

Seth Bass also pitched a complete game for Mount Baker too.

"He did a good job," White said of the opposing pitcher.

Lynden (8-6, 5-2 NWC) faces Cedarcrest on Wednesday, April 23, at home. Mount Baker (1-11, 0-6 NWC) plays Burlington-Edison on Wednesday at home.

LYNDEN 6, MOUNT BAKER 2

Mount Baker 010 100 0 - 2 5 3

Lynden 200 220 0 - 6 7 0

WP: Kody Ames (4-1). LP: Seth Bass (n/a). Highlights: Lynden: Christian Mouat 2-3, 2 RBI; Lucas Peterson 1-3, 2B, RBI; Carson Smith 1-3, RBI. MB: Cody Larson 1-3, 2 RBI, 2B; C. Schmidt 1-2; Wardle 1-2.

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