Portland’s Offense Challenged Keizer’s Defense To Start Willamette Classic

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com KEIZER, Ore.—Frustrations were there defensively to start the Willamette Classic Wednesday when Portland showcased their strong bats and aggressive basepath approach Behind 18 hits and four stolen bases the Barbers made the Keizer Crushers work as they looked for a stop and an answer for the Portland bats Wednesday afternoon. “It…

Post 20 Starts Willamette Classic With 4-1 Win

By Jeremy McDonald jeremymcdonald73@gmail.com MONMOUTH, Ore.– Defense on both sides certainly made it interesting entering the seventh inning with Post 20 leading Mountain View from Idaho 4-1. Their offense got the hits and runs when they needed to.  Eric Kessler made it 2-0 off a two-run RBI double, Peter Mendazona hit a solo shot and…