Ferndale allowed eight runs in the first inning as the Golden Eagles’ season came to an end in a Class 3A Northwest District Tournament loss 11-0 against Marysville-Pilchuck on Wednesday, May 11, at Marysville-Pilchuck High School.
Ferndale threatened with the bases loaded and no outs in the first inning but failed to score. Starting pitcher James Hinson struggled with his control and soon Marysville-Pilchuck was up 11-0 in the third inning.
“They came out and swung it and we couldn’t stop their momentum,” coach Donny Hennigs said. “It took the wind out of our sails.”
Marysville-Pilchuck 11, Ferndale 0 (5)
WP: Watts. LP: James Hinson (4-3). Highlights: Ferndale: Kyle Sandstrom 1-2, 2B; James Hinson 1-2.
Sign Up and Save
Get six months of free digital access to The Bellingham Herald