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April 13, 2009 at 2:51 PM

State softball rankings — week 3

Now that most of the spring breaks are over, we should start seeing more softball action (especially in KingCo 4A, which I am very curious about). Some teams didn’t play at all last week.

In Class 4A, Eastmont is out and Walla Walla in after the Blue Devils swept a doubleheader, ending Eastmont’s perfect start. Walla Walla’s lone loss was against a pretty good Southridge team.

Mountain View of Vancouver also suffered its first loss, 1-0 to Prairie, and drops from No. 6 to No. 10.

In 3A, Holy Names earnes the No. 2 spot after beating Bainbridge, 2-1. The Cougars’ only loss has been to Rogers of Puyallup, 1-0 (Rogers is No. 6 in the 4A poll this week). Bonney Lake and Kennedy (the defending champ) are the last of the unbeatens. Kennedy inches up to No. 6 — I don’t think their schedule has been very tough.

Everett, Sedro-Woolley and Lynnwood each lost out of classification (S-W to a good Burlington-Edison team), but only Lynnwood tumbles out of the top-10. The newcomer is East Valley of Spokane, which owes all four losses to 4A teams and is coming off a 10-6 win over No. 7 Shadle Park.

I’m all ears (or eyes) if you have some nominations for 3A teams that should be getting a closer look.

Class 4A

1, Emerald Ridge (Puyallup) 8-0

2, Stanwood 7-0

3, Mead (Spokane) 7-1

4, University (Spokane) 6-1

5, Auburn Riverside 6-1

6, Rogers (Puyallup) 7-2

7, Inglemoor 4-1

8, Jackson (Millcreek) 7-0

9, Walla Walla 8-1

10, Mountain View (Vancouver) 6-1

Others (alphabetically) — Arlington, Central Kitsap (Silverdale), Central Valley (Spokane), Eastmont (East Wenatchee), Jefferson (Federal Way), Kentlake, Kentwood (Covington), Lake Washington, Marysville-Pilchuck, Mountlake Terrace, Puyallup, Redmond, Southridge (Kennewick), Stadium (Tacoma), Wilson (Tacoma), Woodinville.

Class 3A

1, Bonney Lake 6-0

2, Holy Names 7-1

3, Juanita (Kirkland) 8-1

4, Bainbridge 5-1

5, Union (Vancouver) 5-2

6, Kennedy (Burien) 7-0

7, Shadle Park (Spokane) 6-2

8, Everett 5-3

9, Sedro-Woolley 7-2

10, East Valley (Spokane) 4-4

Others (alphabetically) — Capital (Olympia), Lynwood, Mount Rainier (Des Moines), Prairie (Brush Prairie), Sammamish, Timberline (Lacey).



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