One big inning helped Valley Catholic score an 8-1 win Thursday night over Seaside in Cowapa League baseball action at Broadway Field.

The Valiants turned a 1-0 lead through three innings into a 7-0 lead with a six-run fourth inning.

Valley Catholic pitchers George Eisenhardt and James Baglai did the rest, limiting Seaside to four hits, with seven strikeouts and two walks.

Brayden Johnson had three of Seaside’s four hits, and drove in the lone run.

Tommy Melillo was 3-for-5 for the Valiants, who are scheduled to play Saturday at Warrenton.

Gary Henley is a sports reporter for The Daily Astorian. Contact him at 503-861-8493 or

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