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March 20, 2012 at 8:59 AM

Monday’s high-school softball highlights

Monday was the busiest (and driest!) day of the high-school softball season thus far, and there were plenty of games played. Here are the highlights:

Issaquah 7, Mount Rainier 1

Senior Brielle Bray was brilliant, getting all 20 of her outs by strikeout — a new school record. She allowed three hits and walked one. Freshman Kylie Bevell came on to get the final out. Bray also went 3-for-3 with a two-run homer, while Traci Castonguay and Heather Benjamin both were 2-for-4 with a double.

Cascade 15, Snohomish 14

The Bruins came out on top in the slugfest, led by Sage Anderson (home run, three RBI), Paige Miller (3-for-4, three runs) and Chloe McIntosh (double, single, two RBI). Snohomish got three hits and three runs from Trystin Melhart, while Anna Pisac was 2-for-3 with a pair of RBI.

Eastlake 8, Auburn 1

Elizabeth Tracy was a triple away from hitting for the cycle, while winning pitcher Sophie Palenscar helped her cause with a home run and single.

Lake Stevens 7, Shorewood 3

Rayne Sylvester went 2-for-3 for the Vikings, while Jessica Scruggs (two RBI) and Cassidy Fifield (three runs) both doubled. Shorewood’s Dani Norsby stroked two singles.

Bishop Blanchet 6, West Seattle 2

Samantha Shanahan went 2-for-4 with a home runs and three runs scored in addition to tossing a two-hitter, striking out 15. Julia Fleming knocked in two runs.

Ballard 3, Highline 0 (8 innings)

Andrea Jewett fanned 17 in tossing the no-hitter.

Tyee 19, Evergreen 9

The Totems got home runs from Caitlin Coperhaver, Jordan Kelley and Maddie Kelley.

Jefferson 27, Decatur 0 (5 innings)

Rocky Hale struck out 13 and the visiting Raiders had doubles from Bailey Rundle, Alex Rodriguez and Michaela Patton.

Mountlake Terrace 6, Edmonds-Woodway 2

Maddy Kristjanson earned the victory and helped herself with a double and single, driving in two.

Archbishop Murphy 18, Sultan 6 (5 innings)

Anna Whitehouse belted a grand slam and was a double away from hitting for the cycle, finishing with seven RBI. Marea Homes doubled twice and added a triple, while Annie Schmidt had a double and single. Sultan got a triple from Randi Tuggle and double from Jessica Hopkins.

Cedaracrest 16, Coupleville 8

Taylor Turner went 3-for-3 with two doubles and two RBI and Jerrica Sjorsvik homered, finishing with four RBI.

Life Christian 11, Vashon Island 1 (5 innings)

Kailey Beard struck out 10 before turning the game over to Shelby Fisher, who whiffed four as they combined for the no-hitter. Offensively, Chante-e Wetsen went 3-for-4, Kailey Beard was 2-for-3 with three runs scored and Natasha Shaty had a hit and scored twice.



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