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Kingston Baseball

Head coach: Ralph Milleson

2018 record: 9-10 (5-7)

Key players: Tim Melzer, sr., pitcher/first base; Jack Hermanson, jr., pitcher/third base; Tyler Bates, sr., catcher/second base; Adam Rappaport, sr., pitcher/first base; Nickyle Tucker, sr., catcher/outfield; Peter Zweifelhofer, sr., first base; Phillip Uptain, sr., infield; Garrett Sitting Dog, jr., third base/pitcher; Andrew Ives, jr., infield/pitcher; Aaron Purser, jr., outfield.

Outlook: The Bucs made the district playoffs last year and made a nice run, falling just a little short of a state playoff berth. The program graduated a few really good offensive players, but it still has a 1-2 punch on the mound in Melzer and Hermanson. With that kind of pitching, the Bucs should be in most games this year.

Schedule: March 15, 4:15 p.m., Port Townsend | March 18, 4 p.m., at Forks | March 20, 4:15 p.m., at Olympic | March 21, 4:15 p.m., North Kitsap | March 25, 4:15 p.m., at Klahowya | March 27, 4:15 p.m., at North Mason | March 28, 4:15 p.m., Port Angeles | April 8, 4:15 p.m., Klahowya | April 10, 4:15 p.m., Sequim | April 12, 4:15 p.m., at Bremerton | April 15, 4:15 p.m., Chimacum | April 17, 4:15 p.m., Olympic | April 18, 4:15 p.m., at North Kitsap | April 22, 4:15 p.m., North Mason | April 24, 4:15 p.m., at Port Angeles | April 26, 4:15 p.m., at Sequim | April 29, 4:15 p.m., Bremerton.

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