Moscow High School athletic director Lance Abendroth announced in an email Friday that Joshua Davis will be the Bears’ new girls’ soccer coach and Pedram Rezamand will be the MHS boys’ soccer coach, pending approval from the school board.

“Coaches Davis and Rezamand bring a wealth of knowledge and experience and we are excited to welcome them to Moscow High athletics,” Abendroth said.

LEGION BASEBALL

Whitman County Cougars 6, Shadle Park 5 (8)

SPOKANE — A walkoff sacrifice fly by Joseph Bendel scored Tyler Elbracht in the eighth inning to lift the Whitman County Cougars to victory over Shadle Park in their opening game of the 1A Kickoff Tournament at Spokane’s North Central High School.

Teammate Elliott Lee threw seven strikeouts while walking two in the course of pitching seven innings.

The Cougars improved their season record to 3-2. They will play three more games in round robin pool play for a chance to compete in Sunday’s title game.

Shadle Park ..300 001 10—5 8 2

Whitman.......003 002 01—6 7 3

Cory Hendren, Matthew Book (6) and Colton McBride. Elliott Lee, Tyler Elbracht (7) and Cody Inderrieden.

Shadle Park hits — Ryan Weber, Andrew Fox, Cole Kidwell, Colton McBride 2, Charlie Anderson 2 (2B), Jamie Wright.

Whitman County hits — Nick Strenge (2B), Brendan Doumit, Lee 2, Inderrieden, Joseph Bendel 2 (2B).

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