Wausau West slipped to second place in the Wisconsin Valley Conference with a doubleheader split Thursday against D.C. Everest.
By losing the first game 13-4, West let Stevens Point Area Senior High clinch at least a share of the league title when it beat Marshfield 11-7.
SPASH has one Valley game left and can clinch an outright title with a victory. Only a loss by SPASH would let West hold a share of the title.
In the first game, three errors by West let Everest score six runs in the second inning. In the second game, West won 10-9.
D.C. Everest 13, West 4
WP-Zach Thut. LP-Dalton Decker. 2B-WW, Tanner Gould. 3B-WW, John Metzinger; DCE, Wyatt Brown.
West 10, D.C. Everest 9
WP-Jordan Huehnerfuss. LP-John Dzurka. 2B-DCE, Dzurka.
Leading hitters: Josh Nielsen 3×4; Tanner Gould 2×4; Block 4×4.