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Hannah Wesselman will be atttending Saint Martin’s University this fall and hopes to play for the Saints. (Dan Pelle)

Senior Hannah Wesselman powers U-Hi to state

SR Story | Every member of University’s softball team looks forward to spending this weekend in Lacey, but Hannah Wesselman has an extra reason to embrace the road trip. Wesselman, U-Hi’s senior first baseman, will be playing in the city of her future college, Saint Martin’s University. Saints …

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Morton-White Pass 8, Colfax 7
Ashley Kelly had three hits and Morton-White Pass went on …
Garfield-Palouse/Tekoa-Oakesdale 5, Northwest Christian 4
Garfield-Palouse/Tekoa-Oakesdale rallied for a 5-4 win over Northwest Christian in …
Colton 11, Almira/Coulee-Hartline 1
Zoe Moser and Winnie Schultheis gave up just one hit …
Touchet 12, Curlew 2
Touchet advanced to the 1B State Championship game with a …
Zillah 6, Medical Lake 5
Medical Lake came up a run shy during a seventh-inning …
Lake Washington 3, Deer Park 0
Deer Park fell to Lake Washington 3-0 in the 3A …
W.F. West 5, Colville 1
Colville struck first but ultimately succumbed to W.F. West 5-1 …
Colfax 11, Asotin 9
Amara Huber batted in three runs as Colfax stayed alive …
Curlew 6, Pateros 5
Alyssa Goree provided the big hit in the bottom of …
Colton 15, Oakville High School 0
Zoe Moser and Winnie Schultheis combined on a five-inning no-hitter …
Seattle Christian High School 9, Medical Lake 8
Medical Lake put up two runs in the seventh inning …
Deer Park 4, Orting High School 0
Kylie Sweeney struck out 12 while pitching a one-hit shutout …
Adna 6, Colfax 1
Colfax fell to Adna 6-1 Friday in the opening round …
Colville 7, Anacortes 2
Emily Poling had two RBI as Colville won their opening …
Garfield-Palouse/Tekoa-Oakesdale 16, Kittitas 6
Garfield-Palouse/Tekoa-Oakesdale fell behind early but rallied to top Kittitas 16-6 …
Northwest Christian 10, Darrington 0
Hannah Hustad pitched a perfect game and drove in two …
Port Angeles 8, Colville 5
Colville was eliminated from the State 3A tournament after they …
Anacortes 5, Deer Park 1
Deer Park lost to Anacortes lost to Anacortes 5-1 Friday …
Kamiakin 12, University 11
McKenzie Lowry’s one-out, bases-loaded single to center field capped a …
Garfield-Palouse/Tekoa-Oakesdale 7, Colfax 4
Garfield-Palouse/Tekoa-Oakesdale secured a spot in the State tournament with a …

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Softball notes: Jordyn Soliday finds her place with Cardinals

SR Story | People tease Jordyn Soliday about having attended three high schools, but she laughs right back. “People are always like, ‘You’ve been to three high schools? What, you’re at what, and you haven’t even moved?’ But it’s me and it works, and I like where I …

May 18

Idaho State softball: Vikings come up just short

SR Story | NAMPA, Idaho – The Coeur d’Alene softball team didn’t finish on top, but the Vikings certainly got their money’s worth at the Idaho 5A State tournament. The Vikings stayed alive long enough to play seven games – the maximum possible at the two-day tournament – …

Softball: Lakeside edges Riverside for District 7 1A title

SR Story | McKensie Brittos watched the ball sailing toward right field and thought her poor start on the mound was about to get a lot worse. Instead, Lakeside right fielder Hailey Lesser tracked down the tailing-away ball, caught it over her shoulder, and held on for the …

May 17

Idaho softball: Coeur d’Alene keeps state title hopes alive

SR Story | NAMPA, Idaho – The Coeur d’Alene softball team’s high-powered offense never showed up on the first day of the 5A State tournament. Fortunately for the Vikings, sophomore pitcher Breana Burke was at the top of her game. Burke allowed just three runs and struck out …

May 16

Central Valley, Shadle Park win district softball titles

SR Story | Carli Riordan’s outstanding four-year prep pitching career is winding down just as Jaya Allen’s is taking off. Central Valley’s Riordan and Shadle Park’s Allen played huge roles Thursday as their teams captured district championships at Whitworth University’s Marks Field.

May 15

Strauss pitches Ferris to win in district softball opener

SR Story | Michele Strauss continued her torrid pitching on Wednesday as fourth-seeded Ferris eliminated No. 3 Mead 2-0 at Whitworth University at the District 8 4A softball tournament. Strauss pitched a one-hitter and struck out 11 as the Saxons (11-10) won their fourth consecutive game. She has …

May 14

Softball notes: East Valley closes in on state berth

SR Story | East Valley is two wins away from its first state softball berth since 2003. Fifth-year Knights coach Ray Riggin is as surprised as anyone at the news. “If you would have asked me where we were going to finish at the beginning of the year, …

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April 30

U-Hi softball runs winning streak to five

SR Story | They teach softball players how to strive for perfection at a young age at University. Titans freshman second baseman Kirsten Anstrom understands the motivation.

Softball notes: Sibling rivalry good for Spartans

SR Story | Brittany Krampert’s initial response to her little sister showing an interest in softball was a bit short of welcoming. “For a while I was actually mad she was playing it because it was my sport,” Brittany said.