High school lacrosse scores for Wednesday, May 19 (AP-style game summaries)

curtis_overlake_2010 Caption: Curtis senior attackman Taylor Dean (#14 white) winds-up for a shot on the Overlake cage, Wednesday in Boys Division I opening round playoff lacrosse action at Curtis High School.  Curtis survived a late Overlake surge to beat the Owls 7 – 6 and advance to Friday’s state quarterfinals. Photo Courtesy:  Michael Jardine

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 19, 2010

Washington high school lacrosse scores for Wednesday, May 19

Boys Division I – Opening Round of Playoffs

Issaquah drops Stadium to advance to D1 lacrosse quarterfinals

ISSAQUAH, Wash. – Kevin Powers scored 5 goals and collected 10 ground balls to lead Issaquah into the boys state lacrosse quarterfinals with a 16 – 4 opening round playoff win over Stadium, Wednesday at Issaquah High School. The win propelled the Eagles into a Friday matchup with King’s Way High School in Vancouver. Matt O’Neil, Jake Fritz and Justin Pennington all contributed 5 points in the win for Issaquah. Seth Oberst had 2 goals and Drew Thomas had 10 saves in the season-ending loss for Stadium.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Issaquah 16, Stadium 4 (Issaquah advances to state quarterfinals) (Kevin Powers, IS, 5 goals, 2 assists, 10 ground balls; Matt O’Neil, IS,3 goals, 2 assists, 1 ground ball; Ben Director, IS, 3 goals, 2 ground balls; Jake Fritz, IS, 2 goals, 3 assists, 2 ground balls; Justin Pennington, IS, 2 goals, 3 assists; Seth Oberst, S, 2 goals; Drew Thomas, S, 10 saves)

Curtis survives late Overlake comeback to advance to D1 lacrosse quarterfinals

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. – Colby Carr and Taylor Dean each had 3 goals as Curtis survived two late goals by Overlake to advance to the state lacrosse quarterfinals in a 7 – 6 opening round playoff win, Wednesday at Curtis High School. The win propelled the Vikings to a state quarterfinal matchup, Friday with undefeated Mercer Island. With Curtis leading 3 – 0 at the half, Overlake outscored the Vikings in the third to narrow the margin to 5 – 3. In the fourth, Curtis again jumped ahead, extending their lead to 7 – 4, but with just 37 seconds remaining, Overlake came charging back on a Sky Tweedie-Yates score to make it 7 – 5. With just 4 seconds remaining, the Owls connected again, this time on a Barrett Jenness shot beating Curtis goaltender Mitchell Homeyer to pull within a single goal. However, Overlake was unable to score the equalizer as time expired. Curtis’ Homeyer had 12 saves in the win. Jenness had 3 goals and Tweedie-Yates had 2 in Overlake’s season-ending loss.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Curtis 7, Overlake 6 (Curtis advances to state quarterfinals) (Colby Carr, C, 3 goals, 3 ground balls; Taylor Dean, C, 3 goals, 3 ground balls; Carson Stewart, C, 1 goal, 6 ground balls; Mitchell Homeyer, C, 12 saves; Barrett Jenness, OV, 3 goals; Sky Tweedie-Yates, OV, 2 goals; Joe Dolack, OV, 1 goal; Chap Grubb, OV, 7 saves)

Wisman brothers power Northshore past Puyallup to D1 lacrosse quarterfinals

PUYALLUP, Wash. – Brothers Taylor and Foster Wisman combined for 9 goals and 19 ground balls to lead Northshore into the Division I state quarterfinals with a 17 – 9 opening round playoff defeat of Puyallup, Wednesday at Sparks Stadium. The win powered Northshore into a state quarterfinal matchup with Bellevue on Friday. With the game knotted at 9 apiece at the end of the third quarter, Taylor Wisman put Northshore up for good, scoring the first of three of his fourth-quarter goals and 8 for the Northshore club to close-out the game. He had 5 total on the night, including 16 ground balls. Foster Wisman scored 4 goals, an assist and 3 ground balls, while Alex Bus had 3 goals and Charlie Peterson had 13 saves for Northshore. Kiel Morris had 4 goals and Zach Steedman had 10 saves in goal in the season-ending loss for Puyallup.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Northshore 17, Puyallup 9 (Northshore advances to state quarterfinals) (Taylor Wisman, NS, 5 goals, 16 ground balls; Foster Wisman, NS, 4 goals, 1 assist, 3 ground balls; Alex Bus, NS, 3 goals, 7 ground balls; Charlie Peterson, NS, 13 saves; Kiel Morris, P, 4 goals, 3 ground balls; Zach Steedman, P, 10 saves)

NEXT GAMES

Boys Division I

FRIDAY, MAY 21 – QUARTERFINAL PLAYOFFS

Skyline at Bainbridge (Bainbridge HS / 7:00 p.m.)

Issaquah at King’s Way (Columbia River HS / 7:00 p.m.)

Northshore at Bellevue (Bellevue HS / 7:00 p.m.)

Curtis at Mercer Island (Mercer Island HS / 8:00 p.m.)

WEDNESDAY, MAY 26 – SEMIFINAL PLAYOFFS

Curtis, Mercer Island Winner vs. Issaquah, King’s Way Winner

Skyline, Bainbridge Winner vs. Northshore, Bellevue Winner

SATURDAY, MAY 29 – STATE FINALS

(Seattle Memorial Stadium)

Boys Division II

FRIDAY, MAY 21 — QUARTERFINAL PLAYOFFS

Sammamish at Lynnwood (Lynnwood HS / 7:00 p.m.)

Snohomish at Lake Washington (Lake Washington HS / 8:00 p.m.)

SATURDAY, MAY 22 — QUARTERFINAL PLAYOFFS

Blanchet at Wenatchee (Wenatchee Valley College / 2:00 p.m.)

Roosevelt at San Juan (Friday Harbor HS / 7:30 p.m.)

WEDNESDAY, MAY 26 – SEMIFINAL PLAYOFFS

Blanchet, Wenatchee Winner vs. Sammamish, Lynnwood Winner (LOCATION / TIME TBD)

Snohomish, Lake Washington Winner vs. Roosevelt, San Juan Winner (LOCATION / TIME TBD)

SATURDAY, MAY 29 – STATE FINALS

(Seattle Memorial Stadium)

About High School Lacrosse in Washington State

Lacrosse is the fastest growing sport in the U.S. and in Washington State the sport has seen double-digit growth in six of the last eight years. In 2010, over 2,700 high school students representing 83 boys (www.WHSBLA.org) and 55 girls (www.WSLAX.org) varsity and jv teams in eastern and western Washington compete in a nine-week season March – May. The annual Boys and Girls Washington State High School Championships take place in late May.

For daily high school lacrosse results or to receive results through an RSS feed, please visit http://media.uslax-wa.org/

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