The following are results from high school sports played on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 including Shelton softball and soccer, and North Mason baseball and tennis. Also, Shelton baseball heading to Districts:
The Shelton softball team blanked Mount Tahoma 15 to 0 in five innings. The Highclimbers’ Aurora Gouley was 3 for 4 at the plate, hitting two triples, batting in two runs and scoring four runs. Lindsey Corey went 3 for 4 with a triple and three RBI, Natalie Albaugh was 2 for 3 with three RBI. Taylor Hitsman went 2 for 3 and scored two runs. And Loretta LaClair was 2 for 2. Shelton’s Albaugh picked up the win holding the T-Birds to one hit while striking out four in three innings. With the win, the Lady-‘Climbers finish second in the Narrows League with a 12-and-2 record. They are 15-and-2 overall and have two non-league games before the Narrows League Tournament on May 12th and 13th. Shelton plays at Olympia Friday and at Timberline Monday.
The Shelton boys’ soccer team ended the regular season with its second win in a row knocking off North Thurston 4 to 3. The Highclimbers finish fifth in the Narrows League with a 7-5-and-2 record, 7-6-and-2 overall. They are headed to the Class 3A West Central / Southwest District Tournament and are playing Peninsula at Renton Memorial Stadium on Tuesday, May 10th. This loser out game kicks off at 5:30 PM.
The Shelton baseball team is heading to the West Central / Southwest District Tournament on Saturday. The Highclimbers take on Sumner at Kelso High School at 10 AM. This is a double elimination tournament and Shelton will face either Hazen or Columbia River in the second round. If the ‘Climbers beat the Spartans, the second round game would be at 7 PM. If they fall into the consolation bracket, then the second round game would be at 4 PM.
The North Mason girls’ tennis team lost to Port Angeles 6 to 1.
On the high school sports schedule for today, Thursday, May 5, 2016:
Boys’ Golf: Shelton vs. Capital at Alderbrook Golf Course 2:45 PM; North Mason vs. Kingston at Lakeland Village Golf Course 3 PM
Girls’ Golf: North Mason vs. Kingston at Lakeland Village Golf Course 3 PM; Shelton vs. Capital at Alderbrook Golf Course 3:15 PM
Softball: North Mason at Bremerton 3:45 PM
Boys’ Soccer: North Mason at Port Angeles 6:45 PM