Here are highlights from some of Thursday’s softball games, as reported to The Times:
Eastside Catholic 10, Eastlake 0
Lexi Jaeger went 3-for-4 and drove in four runs, while Sophie Palenscar tossed a five-inning no-hitter, striking out 10. Palenscar helped herself with two hits. Stephanie Clay also had two hits and scored three times.
Bonney Lake 14, Skyline 2
Kali Patterson went 4-for-5 with a double and two triples as the Panthers pounded 14 hits — three by Kayla Wells. Taylor Watkins had a triple, three runs scored and three RBI and Micky Bladd tripled and drove in four runs. Rendi Johnson threw a two-hiiter.
Puyallup 3, Bellarmine Prep 0
Kelsey Robinson doubled home two runs and struck out seven in going the distance.
Gig Harbor 21, Curtis 8
Corrine Luke had three of Gig Harbor’s 11 hits, including twin doubles. Bri Ellinghaus had a double and triple for Curtis.
Marysville-Pilchuck 4, Mountlake Terrace 0
Jessica Christensen crushed three hits, including a home run, while Sascha Clow had a triple and two singles and Casey Zacry added two hits for the Tomahawks. Riley Fritz struck out eight in going the distance.
Holy Names 14, Chief Sealth 1
Natalie Gellos went 2-for-3 with a double and home run, driving in five, while Audrey Nelson spanked a triple and had three RBI.
Nathan Hale 3, Roosevelt 0
Jackie Wenala drilled a triple for the Raiders, while Natalie Smith tossed a one-hitter, fanning eight.
Kennedy Catholic 24, Hazen 3
Amy Bassett went 3-for-4 with two doubles, driving in four, while Natalie Budner went 3-for-3 with four RBI. Angie Isernio had two hits and drove in five.
Lynnwood 21, Mariner 0
The Royals unleased a 16-run second inning and finished with 21 hits. Kelsey Parker was 4-for-4 with two homers, a double and five RBI. Katie Eno also went 4-for-4, driving in three, while Erica Gott rapped two doubles and also drive in three. Jasmin Edwards was 2-for-3 with a double and four runs scored.
Jefferson 13, Decatur 4
Pitcher Katie Jackson was 3-for-4 at the plate and threw six stellar innings, allowing just two hits while striking out eight and walking none. Annalise Campbell, Michaela Patton and Allie Crowe each went 3-for-3. Patton had two doubles and Crowe one. Decatur’s Amy McFaul was 2-for-3 with a home run.
Interlake 13, Sultan 0
Carew Gibersen-Chen had four of the Saints’ 15 hits, including a double. Erin Scott also doubled and drove in three, while Cady Buscher was 2-for-3 in addition to throwing a three-hitter, fanning seven.