Jared House pitched five innings, gave up four hits and allowed two earned runs in his first varsity start as Lynden’s baseball team beat Cedarcrest 5-3 on Saturday, April 4, at Cedarcrest High School.
“Pitching was a key in the game,” Lynden coach Cory White said in a phone interview. “We were impressed with (House). He had really good command of all three pitches today and had error-free defense behind our pitching staff today.”
Lions’ Dalton Ohligschlager went 2 for 4 with a run scored, House went 1 for 3 with a double and two RBI, Austin Jones went 1 for 2 with an RBI and Anthony Garcia went 1 for 4 with a run scored and an RBI.
Lynden resumes Northwest Conference action against Mount Baker next at 4 p.m. Monday, April 6, at home.
Lynden 5, Cedarcrest 3
WP: Jared House (1-0). LP: Jewell. Highlights: Cedarcrest: Willmon 2-4; Lemery 2-3, RBI. Lynden: Dalton Ohligschlager 2-4, R; Jared House 1-3, 2B, 2 RBI; Austin Jones 1-2, RBI; Anthony Garcia 1-4, R, RBI.