February 3, 2023

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Yakima Valley and Corvallis Advance to WCLCS

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The Yakima Valley Pippins and Corvallis Knights are set to square off in the 2021 West Coast League Championship Series.

The Pippins punched their ticket to the WCLCS after defeating the Bellingham Bells 11-5 on Monday night in the deciding game of the North’s Divisional Series. For Yakima Valley it is their first trip to the WCLCS in team history.

Corvallis is heading back to the WCLCS after sweeping the Ridgefield Raptors in the Divisional Round. The Knights will be looking to capture their fifth straight WCL title.

WCL Championship Series schedule:

Tuesday, August 17 at Yakima Valley. 7:05 pm first pitch.

Thursday, August 19 at Corvallis. 6:35 pm first pitch.

Friday, August 20 at Corvallis (if necessary). 6:35 pm first pitch.

Please visit the league’s postseason schedule page to track all the playoffs action.

About the West Coast League: The West Coast League is the West’s premier summer collegiate baseball league. Encompassing Oregon, Washington, British Columbia, and now Alberta, the WCL showcases pro prospects from major collegiate conferences around the nation. Every summer, the league features unparalleled fan and player experiences, with North America’s best baseball weather and a mix of classic ballparks and dramatic scenery. The 2019 MLB amateur draft began with former Corvallis Knight Adley Rutschman selected with the overall No. 1 pick by the Baltimore Orioles. Also in 2019, 317 WCL alumni were active in affiliated professional baseball, including 45 in the major leagues, while overall attendance in the West Coast League increased to nearly half a million fans.

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