The Linfield College baseball team is getting a boost from a trio of Dallas High graduates this season.
Jesse Boustead, Spencer Crepeaux and Casey Cameron are on the Wildcats roster and all have played a role in Linfield's 19-8 start to the 2012 season.
Boustead, a senior outfielder, has played in 22 of Linfield's 27 games. He is batting .326 with five RBI and 12 runs scored. He has also stolen seven of eight bases attempted and ranks fourth on the team in that category.
Crepeaux, a senior right-handed pitcher, has appeared in eight games to date. He has a 1-0 record with a 2.05 earned run average. Opponents are batting .220 against Crepeaux.
Cameron, a junior right-handed pitcher, has appeared in seven games this season. He has a 1-2 record with a 4.91 ERA. He has recorded 14 strikeouts in 11 innings of work, and opponents are batting .244 against him.
of Dallas is listed second on the depth chart at right guard for the Oregon State University football team as the Beavers continue spring practice in Corvallis. Beaton, a 2009 graduate of Dallas High School, is listed at 6-foot-3 and 292 pounds on the OSU roster. The sophomore is expected to see lots of work this spring due in part to a number of injuries on the OSU offensive line.
of Monmouth is competing for the Willamette University men's track and field team this spring. He has competed in the 800 meters, 1,500, and 3,000 steeplechase this season for the Bearcats. Lindley, a 2011 graduate of Central High School, is a freshman at the Salem school.
of Dallas is a sophomore pitcher for the Hesston College (Kan.) softball team this spring. She's on scholarship for the Larks (14-22), a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II.
of Independence is a freshman on the men's track and field team at Oregon Institute of Technology in Klamath Falls. Padilla, a 2011 graduate of Central High School, competes in the hurdles for the Owls.
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