The Shelton football team’s offense was unable to score and the Highclimbers lost to Peninsula 56 to 0 Friday.
Mary M. Knight football player, Austin Fries, was named one of the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association Athletes of the Week for September 10-September 16, 2017. The WIAA announced the winners for week three on Wednesday.
Fries rushed for 309 yards on 13 attempts and four touchdowns in last week’s game. He also had one reception, good for an 84 yard touchdown. (MasonWebTV Powered by HCC was at the game against Evergreen Lutheran and counted six TDs by Fries.)
Austin Fries once again provided the bulk of MMK’s offense scoring six touchdowns: on runs of 83 yards, 65 yards, 47 yards, 43 yards and 35 yards as well as taking a Zach Thompson pass 85 yards to the end zone. On the second play from scrimmage, Thompson turned a broken play into points scrambling for 89 yards and the Owls’ first TD.
Result from swimming, soccer & volleyball
The Shelton girls’ swim team beat Mt. Tahoma Thursday 91 to 49. The Highclimbers’ Emma Gordham took the 200 free and the 500 free; Hannah Oliver won the 100 butterfly and the 100 breaststroke; Kaitlyn Walters topped the 100 backstroke; and relay team of Walters, Carolynn Clarey, Oliver and Victoria Gonella won the 200 medley and the 400 free relays. Shelton hosts Peninsula next Thursday.
The Shelton girls’ soccer team was shut out at Peninsula Thursday eight-nil (8-0). The Lady Highclimbers drop to 0-and-3 on the season. They were to play Black Hills Saturday but that game was canceled. Shelton next hosts Central Kitsap on Tuesday.
Results from SHS Cross Country & NM Tennis
The Shelton cross country teams had two runners finish second on the two-mile course at Lake Isabella Wednesday. Highclimber freshman Aiden Gregg was ten seconds behind the top finisher on the girls’ side with a time of 13 minutes, 32.73 seconds. Meanwhile, William Johnson finished 23 and a half seconds behind the boys’ first place runner with a time of 10 minutes, 40.54 seconds. In team scoring, the Shelton boys finished second while the Lady Highclimbers were fifth. The Shelton cross country teams run in the Wenatchee Invitational on September 23rd.
Results from volleyball, soccer & tennis
The Shelton girls’ soccer team was shut out by Capital five-nil (5 to 0). The Highclimbers travel to Peninsula Thursday.
The Shelton boys’ tennis team lost at Gig Harbor 4 to 1. The Highclimbers host Yelm Thursday.
Results from MMK football & SHS Soccer
The Shelton girls’ soccer team was shut out by Tumwater Saturday six-nil (6 to 0) in their season opener. Highclimber goal keeper, Carrington Waylett was credited for 10 saves in the game. Shelton opens South Sound Conference play Tuesday at home against Capital.
High School Sports Schedule for Monday, September 11, 2017:
Result from SHS volleyball, swimming & tennis; NM volleyball & soccer
The Shelton girls’ swim team lost to Timberline 134 to 42. The Lady Highclimbers swim at Mount Tahoma next Thursday.
The Shelton boys’ tennis team opened the season with a loss at Aberdeen 5 to 1. The Highclimbers head to Gig Harbor Tuesday.