Bellevue team to play for American Legion title | NW Briefs
Lakeside Recovery of Bellevue reached the title game of the American Legion World Series with a 10-6 victory over New Orleans on Monday.
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SHELBY, N.C. — Lakeside Recovery of Bellevue will play for the American Legion Baseball World Series championship on Tuesday after beating New Orleans 10-6 Monday night.
Lakeside (39-14) will face Brooklawn, N.J. (58-4), which handed the Bellevue team its only loss in the tournament, 3-2 in 10 innings on Sunday. The title game is scheduled for 2 p.m. PDT.
Andrew Kemmerer and Jake Bakamus drove in three runs apiece, Mitchell Morimoto scored four runs and stole two bases, and Aaron Sandefur scored three times for Lakeside.
Kemmerer's sacrifice fly in the fifth snapped a 4-4 tie, and Bakamus hit a two-run single in the seventh to put Lakeside up 7-4.
Matt Lunde got the final out after New Orleans scored two in the ninth. Starter Ethan Kalin worked four innings and Jacob Rosen pitched 4-2/3.
Lakeside is made up of players from Issaquah, Skyline and Newport high schools.
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