Crest tops Crown in KingCo 4A baseball feeder all-star game

June 8, 2010

Home runs ignite offensive rumble

Spencer Rogers, of Issaquah (right), KingCo’s player of the year, arrives at home plate after bashing a grand slam home run in the fifth inning of the June 3 4A KingCo all stars feeder game. Baserunners Mike Paulson of Issaquah (left), Eastlake’s Sam Nasci (7) and on-deck batter Shane Yarnell of Issaquah, greet the slugger. By Greg Farrar

The KingCo 4A Crest division all stars beat out the KingCo 4A Crown division all stars 13-7 in the conference feeder game June 3 at Woodinville High School.

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Eagles start baseball season with 6-2 win over Highlanders

March 23, 2010

Grant Gellatly, Issaquah senior shortstop, rounds second base to third on a fifth-inning single by Devin O’Donnell. Both then scored against Hazen on a two-out RBI double by senior pitcher Shane Yarnell. By Greg Farra

After three hitless innings by both teams to start the game, the Issaquah High School baseball team rallied to defeat Hazen 6-2 at home March 17 to start the season.

Issaquah’s offense caught fire in the bottom of the fourth inning, and the rally began with Marcus Gaan being hit by a pitch followed by a run-scoring double by Spencer Rogers. Next, Devin O’Donnell was walked, and Shane Yarnell drove O’Donnell in with a double.

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