Uncategorized

Vale’s Hamilton plays for all-star team

Vale's Tanner Hamilton makes a throw during a series at the Oregon East-West 3A, 2A, 1A All-Star baseball tournament recently. (Submitted photo).

VALE – Viking prep standout Tanner Hamilton recently played in the Oregon East-West 3A, 2A, 1A All-Star baseball series at Linfield College.

Hamilton played second and third base for the East team in games played June 8 and 9.

He said it was one of the most fun times he’s had playing baseball.

The East and West teams played a three-game series. The East won 2-1.

The West team, Hamilton said, consisted of players from Portland-area schools. The East team represented mostly rural baseball teams across Oregon, he said.

“It was competitive, but it really was more focused on fun and . . .