By the Big Bend Office of Communication
Big Bend Community College freshman pitcher Bailey Christensen scattered eight hits and held No. 6 Walla Walla to just four runs to lead the Vikings to an 8-4 win in the opener Tuesday afternoon on the road, but couldn't pull off the road sweep after falling behind early in Game 2.
GAME 1: Big Bend 8, Walla Walla 4
BBCC touched up the Warriors pitchers for 12 hits during Game 1 with Bailee Nickelson leading the way going 3-for-5 with 2 RBIs and two stolen bases. Dacia Hobbs and Hailey Sandoval each picked up a pair of hits and drove in one and two runs respectively.
GAME 2: Walla Walla 9, Big Bend 1
Big Bend will continue its longest road stretch of the year on Friday when they travel to Pendleton, OR to face Blue Mountain followed by a Saturday date in Ontario, OR with Treasure Valley. Both of these contests are crucial in BBCC wants to contend for a spot in the Northwest Athletic Conference Championships.
For the current NWAC standings CLICK HERE!
For the Game 1 boxscore CLICK HERE!
For the Game 2 boxscore CLICK HERE!