High school league play opens around Malheur County despite weather challenges

Nyssa's Christian Medina attempts to go cross court with a shot. (The Enterprise/John L. Braese)

Vale baseball

THE GAMES: The Vikings split on the road, falling to the combined team of Joseph/Enterprise/Wallowa, 3-1 in game one. In game two, the Vikings downed the Eagles, 9-3 on Friday, April 6. 

HIGHLIGHT PLAY: In game one, the Viks outhit Joseph 6 to 1, but left runners standing on the bases numerous times. Game two found the Vale bats coming alive with 13 hits. 

TOP PERFORMERS: In game one, Matt McBride took the loss on the mound, giving up only one hit. Tanner Hamilton had Vale’s lone RBI. Game two saw Karson Brown picking up the win. McBride and Kade Haueter each had three hits . . .