BELLINGHAM, Wash. — The Bellingham Bells edged the Medford Rogues, 2-1, in West Coast League action on Tuesday.

BELLINGHAM, Wash. — The Bellingham Bells edged the Medford Rogues, 2-1, in West Coast League action on Tuesday.

Rogues starter Ivan Dilda pitched a complete-game six-hitter with two runs (both earned), two walks and eight strikeouts.

After Bellingham went ahead 2-0 in the first inning, Medford's Clayton Meyer scored from third base on a Joey Morgan groundout in the fourth.

The Rogues (22-22) play the Bells (31-12) — the WCL's top team — again tonight.

Medford 000 100 000 — 1 6 0

Bellingham 200 000 00x — 2 6 0

Dilda and Morgan; Erives, FitzPatrick (7), Bigelow (8) and Elliott. W — Erives. L — Dilda. 2B — M: Campbell. 3B — M: Etheridge; B: Breshears.

ASA Softball

WESTERN NATIONAL — The Southern California contingent dominated on the opening day of the 29-team ASA 14B Girls' Fastpitch Western National Tournament at U.S. Cellular Community Park.

Thirteen Southern California ASA squads went 10-3 in inter-association pool-play games. The six teams from Oregon went 1-5, with the Central Point Comets losing to Garden Grove, Calif., 9-0, and the Grants Pass-based Southern Oregon Dirt Dawgs falling, 11-3, to El Segundo, Calif.

Oregon state champion Oregon Silver Bullets claiming an 8-4 decision against Washington Illusion. The Portland-based squad has a chance to claim the Pool G top seed when it faces El Rio of Oxnard, Calif., today at 11 a.m. on Field 5.

Association champion Escondido Extreme needed a seventh-inning rally to stave off Central California luminary Clovis Bullets of Fresno, 5-4, in one of the day's most exciting games.

Pool play wraps up with 14 games today.

Day 1 Pool Play Scores

TABU Scramblers (Wash.) 4, West Valley Heat (Calif.) 1

Bonita Valley (Calif.) 6, Sunnyvale (Calif.) 0

Simi Nation (Calif.) 9, Klamath Basin Bandits 1

Washington Illusion 3, El Rio (Calif.) 2

Newport Mesa (Calif.) 9, Oregon Thunder 1

Escondido (Calif.) 5, Clovis Bullets (Calif.) 4

Garden Grove (Calif.) 9, Comets 0

Huntington Beach (Calif.) 8, Lompoc (Calif.) 1

West Grove (Calif.) 5, Ellensburg Synergy (Wash). 3

Capo Girls (Calif.) 16, Phantom (Calif.) 1

Oregon Silver Bullets 8, Washington Illusion 4

El Segundo (Calif.) 11, Southern Oregon Dirt Dawgs 3

Long Beach Heartwell (Calif.) 16, Indian Fastpitch (Ore.) 4

Magic Black (Calif.) 8, Eastvale (Calif.) 5

Sunrise Outlaws (Calif.) 11, Phantom (Calif.) 7