Prep Baseball & Softball

Whatcom County splits in first round of 2A state softball tournament

Whatcom County's two representatives in the Class 2A State Softball Tournament split in the first round on Friday, May 29, at Carlon Park in Selah.

Lynden opened with a 10-0 victory over Olympic, while Sehome fell 4-1 to White River.

The Mariners drop into the consolation bracket and will play either R.A. Long or Selah in a 2 p.m. elimination game, while the Lions move on to a 4 p.m. quarterfinal date with either Woodland or Fife.

The Mount Baker softball team was set to take on Elma at noon in the first round of the Class 1A State Tournament at Columbia Playfields in Richland.