It was a beautiful day for softball Wednesday, and here are highlights from some of the games, as reported to The Times:
Jefferson 1, Tahoma 0 (10 innings)
The Raiders upset the fourth-ranked Bears with a run in the top of the 10th. Pitcher Kate Jackson earned the victory. No TJ hitting highlights are listed. Shelby Carter had two of Tahoma’s four hits.
Kentlake 15, Kentridge 5
The ninth-ranked Falcons led just 6-4 before erupting for seven runs in the fifth. Britt Styger was 3-for-4 with two RBI and two runs scored. Erin Crowley also had three hits, including a triple, and scored three times while driving in one run. For Kentridge, Abigail Bellin was 3-for-3 with a triple and double and two RBI. Haley Crush also tripled.
Rogers 11, Graham-Kapowsin 1
Courtney Johnston went 2-for-3 with a triple, two RBI and two runs. Kimberly Klock also drove in a pair.
Jackson 15, Mariner 1
The Timberwolves cracked 16 hits, including three each by Maddy Martens and Lindsay Robison and two by Matti Tetzlaff.
Marysville-Pilchuck 10, Lake Stevens 0
Sascha Clow paced the fifth-ranked Tomahawks with a four-hit performance, including a double, and three RBI. Riley Fritz was 2-for-3, driving in one, and got the win in the mound.
Bainbridge 2-16, Eastside Catholic 0-1
The fourth-ranked Spartans swept the double-header in different fashions. They relied on the pitching if Hailey Willmann in the opener as she tossed a one-hitter. Erin Kinney had two of their three hits with Clara Dunn accounted for the other with a double. In the second game, Bainbridge pounded 18 hits, led by Willmann (3-for-4, 2B, 3B, 3 RBI), Dunn (2-for-3, 2 2B, 3 RBI), Kristi Worley (2-for-2, 2B, 3 RBI) and Caitlin McCormick (2-for-2, RBI). Willmann and Alison Reichert combined on a two-hitter.
Holy Names 11, Bishop Blanchet 0
Shelby McCannell went 4-for-4 with a triple and three RBI to lead the 10th-ranked Cougars. Maddie Baker bashed a pair of doubles, driving in three, while Riley Hughes doubled and singled. Sylvie Thomas pitched the shutout.
West Seattle 18, Ingraham 0
Rosie Tatnode tossed a five-inning no hitter.
Cheif Sealth 7, Nathan Hale 3
Averie Mascrinas was 3-for-4 with a triple, while Malia Dewey homered, scored three times and stole two bases.
Newport 8, Roosevelt 1
Kayla Reynolds struck out 13 and allowed just one hit to pick up the victory and helped herself at the plate by going 2-for-3 with a sacrifice and RBI. She was one of four Newport players with two or more hits. The others: India Gantz (3-for-5), Bridget Rafery (2-for-5, 2 RBI) and Maggie Pana (2-for-5).
Kennedy Catholic 18, Renton 1
The Lancers pounded 14 hits in three innings, including two apiece by Bailee DePhelps (3 runs, 2 RBI, 2 SB), Angie Isernio (3B, 5 RBI, 2 SB, 1 run), Jenny Donohue (2 RBI, 3 runs), and Kelsey Trautman ( 4 SB, 3 runs, 1 RBI).
Tyee 3, Lindbergh 2
Jordan Kelly fanned 10 in seven innings of two-hit work. Faith Oiph doubled and drove in a run.
Peninsula 10, Auburn Mountainview 0
Aspen Ison struck out 12, while Hannah Crawford and Kaitlyn McKinney keyed the offense by homering.
Archbishop Murphy 6, Sultan 0
Amber Manuel threw a one-hitter, fanning nine, and contributed a two-run double.
Bellevue Christian 10, Life Christian 0
Amanda Friemel was key on the mound (10 Ks) and at the plate (2-for-3, RBI). Ali King also went 2-for-3, incuding a triple, and drove in two runs.
Universit Prep 21, Vashon 0
Maggie Anderson with 2-for-3 with a double and RBI, while Alex Wilson had a two-run homer. Sophie Manasse struck out seven in three innings without giving up a hit.