Coalinga, CA - The West Hills College baseball team (19-16) dropped its series opener on Wednesday afternoon vs. Taft College by the score of 10-2. Defensive errors from the Falcons and a seven run ninth inning from the Cougars sealed the Taft victory. The West Hills offense was held to only five hits in the ballgame and couldn't get to Cougar starting pitcher Will Moore.
A one out throwing error from Hammond brought in another Taft run in the fifth inning. With runners on first and third a safety squeeze bunt brought in the second run of the inning. After five innings of play the score was 3-0 in favor of the Cougars.
Game 1: West Hills 2 – Taft 10 - Keith Skrivner Field
Game 2: Thursday, April 20th @ Taft – 2:00 p.m. start
Game 3: Saturday, April 22nd – Keith Skrivner Field – 1:00 p.m. start