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Colby Rice signs early with Western Oregon
Colby Rice has accepted a scholarship to play for Western Oregon starting in 2014/2015. Colby originally is from West Salem HS and was a 1st team all state player in 2012. As a freshman at Lane he played in 29 games while starting 15. Coach Blunt on Colby: "he is an exceptional defensive catcher and plays with a true grit. He is a very nice addition for the WOLVES and should be an immediate contributor."
Fall Titan World Series
- Team Black takes the series by winning game 3 in dramatic fashion 7-6. The Black came from behind in a 6-1 game and scored 6 runs in the bottom of the 5th to take the lead. Travis Boggs gained his second save in two days by throwing a perfect 6th.
- Game 2 went to the Black as they evened the series 1-1 and now forcing a final and decisive game 3. Black was lead by Parker sherrell who threw 3 innings and Travis Boggs who picked up the save. Game three will begin at 2:45 on Wednesday
- Royals won game one 7-4 behind 3 innings from Beau Ueland. They capitalized on two hits baseman and a squeeze by Konner Reddick in the 5th. Erik Long had 2 doubles in a losing cause for team Black. Game 2 will begin on Tuesday at 2:45 for the best of game 3 series.
Lane earns split with Roadrunners
ALBANY — Shaun Boehm’s two-out single scored Alex Cornwell from third with a run that Lane needed for a 6-5 victory over Linn-Benton and a split of their NWAACC Southern Region baseball doubleheader on Tuesday.
After the Titans rallied for three runs in the sixth to take a 5-4 lead, Cornwell’s triple and Boehm’s 29th RBI of the season made it 6-4. The Roadrunners scored once in the bottom of the seventh before Colben McGuire capped his 3 2/3 innings of relief with a strikeout to end the game with runners on second and third.
Boehm and Andrew Tracey each had two of Lane’s six hits.
In the opener, Linn-Benton rallied for three runs in the seventh inning for a 5-2 victory. Tracey had two hits and Matt Taylor hit a solo home run for the Titans.
The split left Lane 21-19 overall and 17-11 in the NWAACC South, five games behind region leader Mount Hood, with two regular-season games left against Chemeketa on Thursday. The Titans trail Linn-Benton (27-13, 19-9) by two games for the second and last playoff spot from the South Region.
Lane baseball splits with Mount Hood
GRESHAM — Lane split its NWAACC baseball doubleheader with South Region leader Mount Hood on Saturday, leaving the Titans four games behind the Saints with as many games to play.
In the opener, Matt Taylor scored an unearned run in the top of the 10th inning on Cody Chagnon’s single before Colben McGuire set down Mount Hood in order for his fifth save and a 2-1 Lane victory. Alex Cornwell was 3-for-4, and Chagnon was 2-for-5.
In the second game, the Saints scored seven times off Cornwell in the first five innings for a 7-4 win. Taylor was 3-for-4 with an RBI for the Titans (20-18, 16-10).