Klahowya’s Bumbalough named Athlete of the Week by WIAA

Klahowya’s Bumbalough named Athlete of the Week by WIAA

Amber Bumbalough struck out 50 of the 89 hitters she faced over three games

SILVERDALE — After a dominant week both at the plate and in the pitching circle, Klahowya’s Amber Bumbalough was named a WIAA Athlete of the Week.

The Eagles won all three of their games this past week — they beat Sequim 3-2; Bremerton 11-0; and Quilcene 6-2. The Northern Illinois University commit struck out 50 of the 89 batters she faced and went 6 for 11 at the plate with a home run, a triple and three doubles.

Klahowya returns to action today at home against Kingston at 4:15 p.m. The Eagles also play next Wednesday, May 9, at home against Hoquiam and then have a May 11 date at Elma. They have already qualified for the district tournament and will play on May 15 at the Regional Athletic Complex in Lacey. Game time TBD.

— Mark Krulish is a reporter for Kitsap News Group. He can be reached at mkrulish@soundpublishing.com.

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