Ballard, West Seattle fall in baseball; Soccer and Fastpitch updates
By Tim Clinton
Ballard and West Seattle both bowed out in baseball by taking Metro League playoff losses Friday.
Wesr Seattle took a 9-4 beating at the hands of Bishop Blanchet before Ballard was edged by Lakeside by a 4-3 score.
Highline, however, won in South Puget Sound League 2A-Olympic playoff action to reach this coming Saturday's championship.
The Pirates pounded White River, 7-1, at Franklin Pierce on Saturday to earn a 12:30 p.m. meeting with Fife at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds in Bremerton.
Seattle Christian saw its season end with a 2-1 playoff loss to Chimacum on Saturday.
Ballard won a preliminary Metro League playoff over Ingraham by a 2-1 score Friday.
The Beavers advance to play Garfield at 7 p.m. Monday at the Southwest Athletic Complex.
West Seattle battles O'Dea there in another playoff at 5 p.m.
Highline will play a West Central District playoff at 5 p.m. Tuesday at Franklin Pierce.
Tyee tore apart Cleveland by a 17-5 score in a Friday non-league game.