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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 …

Latest Game capsules

Wilbur-Creston 15, Davenport 5
Danaca Colvin scored the game-ending run on a hit by …
Colfax 13, Northwest Christian 3
Colfax scored all eight of their third-inning runs with two …
Deer Park 11, Medical Lake 6
Deer Park produced a pair of big innings to complete …
Colton 14, Pomeroy 1
Winnie Schultheis threw five strikeouts and gave up only three …
Lakeside (WA) 23, Newport 1
McKensie Brittos hit a home run and the Eagles had …
Davenport 13, Wilbur-Creston 3
Grace Lilje hit a grand slam in the third inning …
Colfax 2, Northwest Christian 0
Pitcher Erica Eng led the way for Colfax in the …
Colton 14, Pomeroy 3
Zoe Moser threw eight strikeouts and gave up only three …
Lakeside (WA) 20, Newport 0
Madi Naccarato hit a grand slam in the second inning …
Deer Park 4, Medical Lake 2
Kylie Sweeney overpowered Medical Lake, and Deer Park scratched out …
Shadle Park 5, University 4
Jaya Allen drove in the go-ahead run with a two-out …
Rogers 2, Mt. Spokane 1
Rogers’ Cassandra Shaw struck out eight and came up with …
Pullman 17, Cheney 16
Pullman out-batted previously undefeated Cheney in the second game of …
Central Valley 11, Mead 7
Shayla Vegas drilled a three-run homer, and Central Valley bested …
Almira/Coulee-Hartline 5, Cusick 1
Dani Hayes picked up her second win of the day …
North Central 9, Ferris 3
North Central had a solid day at the plate with …
Almira/Coulee-Hartline 5, Cusick 1
Dani Hayes gave up just two hits and struck out …
Cheney 21, Pullman 3
Cheney’s batters began connecting in the third as 19 runs …
Curlew 14, Republic 7
Lindsey Gibson went 4-5 with a double and two triples …
Chewelah 7, Freeman 6
Chewelah scored five unanswered runs in the last three innings …

April 3

Rachael Johnson leads U-Hi past Shadle, into first

SR Story | Rival teams expect Rachael Johnson to slap the ball around, steal bases and put pressure on the defense. University’s senior center fielder did all that Thursday afternoon at Shadle Park but added another dimension to her game.

May 25

May 21

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

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 …

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 – …

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, …