Losses for SHS Softbal & NM Baseball
The Shelton fast pitch softball team lost to Central Kitsap Monday 8 to 7. The Highclimbers jumped out to a 5-0 lead after two innings. Then the Cougars slowly got back in the game scoring a run in the third (making it 6-1), fourth (making it 6-2) and fifth innings (making it 6-3). CK took the lead in the top of the sixth inning before Shelton tied it up in their half of the frame. Central Kitsap scored the winning run with two out in the top of the seventh. Shelton got the tying run on base in the bottom of the seven. Maleah Walsh hit a ground ball to right field. Walsh made it to second base but the next three Highclimbers batters were retired to end the game.
The ‘Climbers managed eight hits. Chloe Goldy was 2 for 4 at the plate with a double and on RBI. Taylor Rasler was also 2 for 4 with an RBI. And Erica Ayala was 1 for 4 with a triple and two RBI. Allyssa Jorgensen and Walsh each batted in a run.
Shelton drops to 4-and-7 on the season, 1-and-5 in the South Sound Conference. They play at Capital Tuesday.
High School Sports Schedule for Tuesday, April 17, 2018 (weather permitting):
Boys’ Golf: Shelton vs. Central Kitsap at Alderbrook Country Club 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. Central Kitsap at Alderbrook Country Club 3:15 PM
Baseball: Shelton at Central Kitsap 4 PM; North Mason at Kingston 4:15 PM
Softball: Shelton at Capital 4 PM; North Mason at Kingston 4:15 PM
Girls’ Tennis: Sequim at North Mason 4 PM
Boys’ Soccer: Sequim at North Mason 6:45 PM; Central Kitsap at Shelton 7 PM