Even with spring break, a few Malheur County teams were on the field

Vale’s Tanner Hamilton rounds first base in the third inning against the Panthers. (The Enterprise/John L. Braese)

Vale Baseball

THE GAME: In the first game back from spring break, the Vale baseball team ran over Parma 15-5 on Monday.

HIGHLIGHTS: Parma led 5-3 going into the sixth inning. Amid a number of Vikings walks, Vale scored 7 runs to take control of the game.

Tanner Hamilton had 3 RBIs to lead Vale. Matt McBride, Kade Perry and Josh Arritola each picked up one score in the sixth.

COACH’S COMMENTS: “We are still having trouble with control in pitching, but tonight, the trio of McBride, Brown and Mizuta pitched their way out of trouble numerous times,” said Vale coach Rick Yraguen.