Meadowdale used a big inning — seven runs in the second — to grab an early lead that was enough to get past the Wildcats.
Luke Hunnewell and Cutter Buchea each had two RBI’s in the victory; the two juniors also teammed up on the mound to keep Archbishop Murphy in check. Hunnewell earned the victory while Buchea handled the relief work starting with two outs in the sixth inning.
In other Meadowdale sports on Wednesday, the Mavs’ boys soccer team picked up a 3-1 victory over the Archbishop Murphy Wildcats in a Wesco League tilt played at Archbishop Murphy High School.
The Mavs’ boys golf team finished third in a tight three-team competition held at the Lynnwood Golf Course. Just five strokes separated Meadowdale, Mountlake Terrace and Cedarcrest from each other at the meet.
Prep Baseball: Archbishop Murphy at Meadowdale, April 24
Archbishop Murphy 0 2 0 0 1 2 0 — 5 10 1
Meadowdale 1 7 0 0 0 1 x — 9 6 6
Winning pitcher: Like Hunnewell (Meadowdale)
Losing pitcher: Aiden Van Rensum (Archbishop Murphy)
Records: Meadowdale 8-3 in 2A/3A Wesco League South Conference, 10-7 overall; Archbishop Murphy 11-2 in 2A/3A Wesco League South Conference, 15-4 overall
Meadowdale next game: versus Archbishop Murphy; Friday, April 26; 4 p.m. at Archbishop Murphy High School in Everett
Prep Boys Soccer: Meadowdale at Archbishop Murphy, April 24
Meadowdale 3 – Archbishop Murphy 1
Records: Meadowdale 9-4-0 in 2A/3A Wesco League, 10-5-0 overall; Archbishop Murphy 5-5-3 in 2A/3A Wesco League, 5-6-3 overall
Meadowdale next match: versus Lynnwood; Tuesday, April 30; 7:30 p.m. at Lynnwood High School
Prep Boys Golf: Meadowdale vs. Mountlake Terrace, Cedarcrest; Apr. 24 (nine holes, par 36 at Lynnwood Golf Course)
- Cedarcrest 169
- Mountlake Terrace 173
- Meadowdale 174
Meadowdale next match: versus Edmonds-Woodway, Mountlake Terrace, Lynnwood; Tuesday, April 30; 4 p.m. at Lynnwood Golf Course