EAST SWEEPS STATE BERTHS: At Hanford, holding form from the first round on Thursday, the East Division swept all four state berths to the 1A tournament in Pasco in next week.
Connell dominated with a 12-0 victory over River View in the semifinals followed by a 10-0 blanking of Warden in the title game. In the final for third and fourth place, River View outslugged Burbank 16-14.
In the winner-to-state, loser-out games, Burbank edged Goldendale 9-8 and River View defeated Naches Valley 13-6.
Game 5: Goldendale 2, Cle Elum 1, loser out.
Game 6: Naches Valley 10, Zillah 0, loser out.
Game 7, Connell 12, River View 0, semifinal.
Game 8, Warden 19, Burbank 3, semifinal.
Game 9, Burbank 9, Goldendale 8, loser out.
Game 10, River View 13, Naches Valley 6, loser out.
Game 11, River View 16, Burbank 14, third-fourth place, both to state.
Game 12, Connell 10, Warden 0, championship, both to state.