Baseball tourney to honor player, coach | Sports brief

Jun 29, 2017

The inaugural Jake Long Memorial Baseball Tournament is set for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 30-July 2, at Kamiak High School.

All proceeds from the tournament will go towards the establishment and long-term sustainability of the Jake Long Memorial Scholarship and the Coach Frank Nickerson Memorial Scholarship, which are awarded to two deserving Kamiak senior baseball players.

The 7 p.m. game on Friday, June 30 will be between two Northwest Bandits teams. The Northwest Bandits was the summer baseball organization that Long played for throughout his high school career.

A special opening ceremony prior to the game will honor Long and Nickerson’s living legacy. The following is the schedule of games:

June 30: 9 a.m.–Laces vs. Snohomish Sox; noon–Chaffey vs. Laces; 3 p.m.–Chaffey vs. Tides; 6 p.m.–Opening ceremonies; 7 p.m.–Bandit Showcase vs. Bandit Elite

July 1: 10 a.m.–Laces vs. Bandit Showcase; 1 p.m.–Bandit Elite vs. Snohomish Sox; 4 p.m.–Tides vs. Snohomish Sox; 7 p.m.–Tides vs. Bandit Elite

July 2: 10 a.m.–Caffey vs. Bandit Showcase; 1 p.m.–Pool A #3 vs. Pool B #3; 4 p.m.–Pool A #2 vs. Pool B #2; 7 p.m.– Championship game, Pool A #1 vs. Pool B #1.

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