Results from SHS soccer & track; MMK track
The Shelton boys’ soccer team won their fourth game in a row Saturday shutting out Timberline three-nil (3 to 0). The Highclimber improved to 5-5-and-2 on the season, 4-4-and-2 in the South Sound Conference. The win also moves Shelton into fourth place in the standings with four games remaining in the regular season. The top six teams qualify for the District Tournament. The ‘Climbers host Gig Harbor Tuesday.
At the Chehalis Activator Invitational, Shelton boys’ track and field team placed 6th in the Classic and 20th in the Invitational. The Lady Highclimbers were 13th in the Classic. Shelton was led by McKenzie Salazar-Fox who won the shot put and Cody Simon who took the pole vault. Cody Hall placed 2nd in the javelin.Gage Peterson was 3rd in the 100 meters. And William Johnson finished 3rd in the 800 meters and the 1600 meters. The Highclimbers host the 57th Shelton Invitational next Saturday, April 29th. More than 50 teams are expected to compete.
Also at the Chehalis Activator Invitational, the Mary M. Knight girls’ track and field team finished 10th in the Classic and the boys from Matlock were 19th. The Owls’ Kaylee Sowle took top honors in three events, winning the 100 meters, the high jump and the long jump. Ian Frost placed 2nd in the discus.
The MMK boys also competed in the NIKE Easton Invitational at Snohomish High School where the Owls finished 26th among the 45 teams behind Ian Frost who won the hammer throw.
Mary M. Knight has a Pacific League meet at North Beach on Thursday before competing in the Shelton Invitational next Saturday.