ARLINGTON — The Arlington girls softball team topped Glacier Peak at home with an 11-0 win on Friday, March 22.
The team scored three runs in the first, one run in the second and third, and two runs each in the fourth, fifth and sixth innings. Hayley Fields struck out 13 batters during the game, helping keep the Grizzlies shut out. They now face Marysville-Pilchuck in an away game at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27. Their record is now 3-0.
EVERETT — The Cougars softball team topped Archbishop Murphy in a 3-2 rivalry game on Thursday, March 21.
Lakewood scored a run in the first to start off the game, but the Wildcats tied it up in the third. Two more Cougar runs in the fifth inning sealed their lead. Lakewood’s Maddie Holmes batted 3-for-4 with three singles. Lakewood faces Sultan in an away game at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27. Their overall record is now 2-1.
Lakewood Track and Field
LAKEWOOD — The Cougars track and field team took first place in both girls and boys events during their Thursday, March 21, meet against rival Archbishop Murphy.
Notable events included senior Ariel Jensen’s first place finish in the 200-meter race, with a time of 27.75, and first place finish in the 400-meter race with a time of 1:01.23.
Sophomore Caleb Overturf took first place in the 800-meter race with a final time of 2:23.66. Sophomore Douglas Davis took first place in the 3,200-meter race with a final time of 10:35.78. Junior Andrew Stich took first place in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 16.47.
Junior Rachel Sowards took first place in the 3,200-meter race with a time of 12:56.75. Freshman Kaylee Parks took first place in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 18.85, and first in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 57.40.
Relays were a success for the team as well, since their boys 4x100-meter relay team took first, while the boys and girls 4x200-meter relay and 4x400-meter relay teams placed first.
Field events were led by Cougars, with senior Dan Otte taking first in the shot put, and junior Tristan Nelson taking first in discus. Junior Larissa Block took first place in discus, while junior Skylar Cannon took first place in the javelin. Pole vaulting into first place was Lakewood’s Taylor Studzinski, who also took first in the triple jump, while DeAsia Callanan took first place with her long jump.
Drake Mosteller took first in the pole vault, while Kelson Brewer took first in the high jump and Brett Bustad took first place in the triple jump.
The Cougars compete at King’s High School on Thursday, March 28, at 4 p.m.