The Cowlitz Black Bears beat the Walla Walla Sweets 5-2 last night. The Bears go for the sweep tonight before coming home to play the Bend Elks Friday night…..Babe Ruth State tourney action continues today. At the 13 tourney in Longview, the host team blasted Mt. St. Helens 25-0 and Kelso outscored Kennewick 12-10. At the 14’s tourney in Hoquiam, Kennewick edged Longview 5-4 in 8 innings and Hoquiam beat Kelso 11-5. at the 15’s tourney in Pasco, Kalama/Woodland downed Kelso 11-7 and Harbor defeated Longview 10-2…..The Cal Ripken 12-year-old State tourneys are underway today through Saturday. The 60-foot State is going on at Kelso’s Tam O’Shanter Park while the 70-foot State is being played at Longview’s John Null Park.