WESTPORT — Ocosta swept a double-header against Ilwaco 17-0 and 21-1 Tuesday, April 16. The Wildcats (6-2 in Pacific League play) bumped Ilwaco (5-3) into third place. Pe Ell, 7-0 with a double-header sweep of Ocosta, is in first.
Ocosta scored 15 runs in the second for a 17-0 two-and-a-half inning win. Makenna Fletcher doubled and tripled in the second inning to finish 2 for 3 and pitched three shutout innings, allowing only a Kaytlenn Whelden walk.
A 14-run first inning propelled Ocosta to a 21-1 five-inning win. For Ilwaco, Whelden doubled in the first, and Jordan Taft singled and scored in the third.