Huskies finish second in baseball race with losses to Newport
May 15, 2019
The Huskies baseball team snagged a sixth-inning lead to win its second game May 8 at home against Newport last week, making its final game Thursday on the road the league championship – whichever team won was the league the champion.
Newport came out on top of that contest 7-4, winning the Oregon West Conference title.
The Huskies finished second, ahead of Philomath. Philomath and Sweet Home ended league last week with 13-5 records. Sweet Home won the tie by defeating Philomath in two of three games this season.
The final game, the third game in the series, "was really close," said Coac...