Sean Myrom wins WCL home run derby

by Greg in


CORVALLIS, Ore. --It took Sean Myrom (Concordia/Corvallis) 13 home to win the West Coast League's home run derby. The home town favorite pleased the crowd with towering shots to left field. He brought back memories of Oregon State's Cole Gillespie, now with the Arizona Diamondbacks. Royce Bollinger (Gonzaga/Bend) placed second with 10 dingers.

Elliot Stewart (Cal Poly/Walla Walla) hit 8 to place third.

Turner Gill (Portland/Klamath Falls) -- 7

Kyle Pearson (LSU/Kelowna) - 2

Matt Forgatch (Pepperdine/Kitsap) - 3

Spencer O'Neill (Oregon/Cowlitz) - 4

Jeff Gelalich (UCLA/Bellingham) -- 3

Adam Nelubowich (Washington State/Wenatchee) - 2