Errors doom Viking softball squad at district tourney

The Vale softball team finished its season last week after it suffered a 9-5 loss to Enterprise/Joseph/Wallowa. (The Enterprise/Scotta Callister).

JOHN DAY – Vale’s softball team, losing just two seniors to graduation, has another building year ahead.

Looking toward to next spring, Coach Darin Johnson said he hopes the team can continue to work on “knowing the game,” heeding the lessons learned in practice, and building commitment to excel.

The Vikings bowed out of the Eastern Oregon League District 3A, Special District tourney last Friday with a 9-5 loss to the combined team of Enterprise/Joseph/Wallowa.

The Enterprise team went on to take second in the district tournament, falling to league champs Grant Union in the second game of the afternoon.

Against Vale, the Cubs came out . . .