The Vernonia Softball team defeated Portland Christian 4-1 on Tuesday May 7th,
With the win, the Lady Loggers moved into a three-way tie for second place in Special District 1 with Knappa and Nestucca. All three teams have an 8-5 league record. The Lady Loggers got some help in the standings when Knappa defeated Nestucca 11-2 on Tuesday. The first and second place finishers automatically receive a berth in the State Playoffs; the third and fourth place finishers have to have a playoff game to get into the state tournament. Vernonia holds a tie breaker edge against Knappa but not against Nestucca.
The Loggers finish their season on Friday May 10th at Portland Christian with a double header. Knappa and Nestucca play a doubleheader on Friday at Knappa.
The Vernonia boys baseball lost on tuesday to Portland Christian 15-4, dropping their league record to 5-11. The Loggers play their final two games of the season on Friday at Portland Christian.