The Shoreline Community College Baseball Team split a doubleheader with Edmonds Community College on Saturday at the Edmonds CC Sports Complex. SCC won the opener, 4-3 and dropped the nightcap, 9-4.
In Game 1, SCC jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first inning and held it until the bottom of the 5th when Edmonds tied the game. SCC went ahead again in the top of the 6th with a run and held-on to win the 7 inning game, 4-3. Henry McAree got the win for SCC in a complete game, striking 6 while allowing 8 hits and 1 walk.
Kainoa Ahsing-Kaahanui had four RBIs on two hits including his 12th double of the year. Luke Merkel had 2 hits as well, including a double and scored 2 runs.
In Game 2, Edmonds pounded SCC pitching for 18 hits in the 9-4 defeat
for the Dolphins. Kainoa Ahsing-Kaahanui had 2 hits and 3 RBIs in the game with another double and Merkel again had two hits as well. Leonel Delmar had a double. Layton Bush picked up the loss for SCC on the mound.
Shoreline goes to 17-15-1 on the year and 5-9 in the region. Edmonds is 21-13 overall and 12-6 in the region. Both teams play again today at Meridian Park in Shoreline at 3:00pm in a doubleheader.