Trio of wins for Viks

By Rachel Haueter
For the Enterprise

Three wins on the road this past week catapulted the Vale baseball team to second place in the OSAA 3A state rankings.

With wins over Willamina, Glide and Burns, the 4-1 Vikings sit behind 2-0 Rainier.

They picked up the wins over spring break, as they participated in the Burns tournament.

Cody Towers unleashes a pitch at a Willamina batter during the Burns tournament. (Photo submitted by Pattie Hamilton)

Willamina was the Viks’ first victim, falling 9-1 on Wednesday, March 23. Gage Fortin and Cody Towers pitched the seven innings combining for 10 strikeouts and only three walks.

Fortin helped his cause . . .