High school lacrosse results for Saturday, April 23 (AP-style game summaries)

High school lacrosse results for Saturday, April 23

Boys Division I

Franck nets 5 goals to push Selah past Division I Vashon in boys lax
SELAH – Nick Franck scored a season’s best 5 goals to lead Selah to its third win of the season with a 15 – 9 high school lacrosse win over Division I Vashon, Saturday at Selah High School. The win lifted Division II Selah to 3-8-0 on the season.

After finish the first quarter knotted at 3 – 3, Selah exploded for 5 second quarter goals to take an 8 – 4 lead into the intermission. In the third, Selah out netted Vashon 3 – 2 and again 4 – 3 in the fourth to close out the game.

In the win, Klayton Flemming added 3 goals and 5 ground balls and Royce Moriarty, Colton Welch and Kasey Jones each scored 2. For Vashon, John Smith had 3 goals and Caz Mozeleski had 18 saves in goal.

Division II Selah (3-8-0) next faces Division II Wenatchee (9-2-0) in a 7 p.m. start at Selah High School. Vashon (2-7-0) next faces Lake Washington (6-5-0) Tuesday, April 26 in a 7 p.m. start at Vashon High School.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Selah 15, Vashon 9 (Nick Franck, S, 5 goals, 1 assist, 2 ground balls; Klayton Flemming, S, 3 goals, 1 assist, 5 ground balls; Royce Moriarty, S, 2 goals, 2 assists, 2 ground balls; Colton Welch, S, 2 goals; Kasey Jones, S, 2 goals; Brandon Okelberry, S, 7 saves; John Smith, V, 3 goals, 1 assist, 3 ground balls; Evan Anderson, V, 1 goal, 1 assist, 2 ground balls; Caz Mozeleski, V, 18 saves)

Eastlake upsets Skyline in boys lax
SAMMAMISH – Patrick Keogh recorded a hat trick to lead Eastlake to a 12 – 11 boys high school lacrosse upset of Sammamish rival Skyline, Saturday at Skyline High School.

Eastlake overcame a 2 – 1 deficit in the first to outscore the Spartans 5 – 4 in the second to take a 6 – 6 stalemate into the intermission. In the third, Eastlake pulled ahead by a goal, which proved to be enough for the win as the two matched 3 for 3 in the fourth.

The win was the seventh of the season for seventh-place Eastlake. Skyline slipped to 8-6-0. The Spartans are in fourth place of the Northeast Conference, 2 games back of conference leading Mercer Island.

With the win, Cooper Rosenthal, Zach Shute and Brian Quick all scored 2 goals for Eastlake. Skyline’s Cannon Gardner netted 3 to lead the Spartans.

Eastlake (7-4-1) next faces Lake Tapps (4-7-0) Wednesday, April 27 in a 7 p.m. start at Auburn Riverside High School. Skyline (8-6-0) next faces Lakeside (3-10-0) Tuesday, April 26 in a 5 p.m. start at the Lakeside School in north Seattle.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Eastlake 12, Skyline 7 (Patrick Keogh, E, 3 goals, 1 assist, 2 ground balls; Cooper Rosenthal, E, 2 goals, 1 ground ball; Zach Shute, E, 2 goals, 3 assists, 3 ground balls; Brian Quick, E, 2 goals, 2 assists, 4 ground balls; Ty Reifeis, E, 6 ground balls; Joshua Farley, E, 4 saves; Avery Harkins, E, 3 saves; Cannon Gardner, S, 3 goals, 1 ground ball; Jack Pruitt, S, 1 goal, 2 assists, 8 ground balls; Andrew Hankey, S, 1 goal, 2 assists, 3 ground balls; Ryan Benz, S, 1 goal, 2 assists, 3 ground balls; Cory Larson, S, 15 saves)

Jake Fritz leads Issaquah past Vancouver’s King’s Way in boys lax
ISSAQUAH – Jake Fritz equaled a season’s best 5 goals to lead Issaquah to a 17 – 7 boys high school lacrosse win over King’s Way, Saturday at Issaquah High School.

The win was the second in a row and ninth overall for Issaquah since dropping four straight including losses to three New Jersey schools and Mercer Island.

Issaquah built on a 3 – 2 first quarter lead, before netting another 3 in the second to take a 6 – 3 advantage into the half. In the second half, Issaquah again came out strong exploding for 7 third-quarter goals and 4 fourth-quarter goals to cruise to the win.

Matt O’Neill and Zach Fritz contributed with 2 Issaquah goals. For King’s Way, Jack Beall and Koda Robinson both netted 2 goals and Max Zandstra had 10 saves in goal.

Issaquah (9-5-0) next faces Northshore (4-7-0) Tuesday, April 26 in an 8 p.m. start at Issaquah High School. King’s Way (7-4-0) next faces Bellevue (10-3-0) Saturday, April 30 in a 7 p.m. start at Columbia River High School in Vancouver.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Issaquah 17, King’s Way 7 (Jake Fritz, IS, 5 goals, 1 assists; Matt O’Neill, IS, 2 goals, 1 assist; Zach Fritz, IS, 2 goals; Michael Hatcher, IS, 1 goal, 4 assists; Brady Hahn, IS, 2 saves; O’Neil Hughes, IS, 3 saves; Jack Beall, KW, 2 goals, 2 assists; Koda Robinson, KW, 2 goals; Max Zandstra, KW, 10 saves)

Mahony’s hat trick leads MI lax past Puyallup 16 – 2
PUYALLUP – Doug Mahony’s hat trick led Mercer Island to its 13th win of the season with a 16 – 2 boys high school lacrosse handling of Puyallup, Saturday at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup.

The win was the fifth straight for the Islanders since dropping a 9 – 5 decision to Concord-Carlisle, April 8 in Massachusetts.

The hat trick was the fourth of the season for Mahony. MI’s Connor Bernal, T. Claes Johnson and Matthew Shields all had two goals and Brian Bernstein had 7 saves in goal to contribute to the win. Robert Abbott and Austin Wolfe scored the lone goals for Puyallup and Josh Kohler had a busy night guarding the cage with 20 saves.

Mercer Island (13-2-0) next faces Eastside Catholic (10-3-0) Tuesday, April 26 in an 8 p.m. start at Mercer Island High School. Puyallup (0-9-0) next faces Vashon (2-6-0) Wednesday, April 27 in a 7 p.m. start at Vashon High School.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Mercer Island 16, Puyallup 2 (Doug Mahony, MI, 3 goals, 2 ground balls; Connor Bernal, MI, 2 goals, 2 assists, 2 ground balls; T. Claes Johnson, MI, 2 goals, 2 assists, 2 ground balls; Matthew Shields, MI, 2 goals, 2 assists, 2 ground balls; Brian Bernstein, MI, 7 saves; Robert Abbott, P, 1 goal, 8 ground balls; Austin Wolfe, P, 1 goal, 1 ground ball; Josh Kohler, P, 20 saves)

Tacoma drops Mukilteo for 7th win behind McLeod’s 6 goals
MUKILTEO – Connor McLeod scored a season-high 6 goals to lead Tacoma to its seventh win of the season with a 14 – 5 boys high school lacrosse defeat of Mukilteo, Saturday at Kamiak High School.

The win put Tacoma back on track in the chase for the conference crown, after dropping its only game of the season on Wednesday, a 15 – 12 home decision to Skyline. Tacoma is tied for second with Issaquah. Both are a game back of conference-leading Mercer Island.

Tacoma dominated Mukilteo early, taking a 5 – 2 lead in the first and scoring 3 unanswered goals in the second for an 8 – 2 halftime lead. In the third, Tacoma again outscored Mukilteo 4 – 3 before scoring 2 unanswered goals in the final quarter to close out the scoring.

Max Jones had 4 goals and Connor O’Brien grabbed 9 ground balls to boost Tacoma. For Mukilteo, Alex Okemah led the scoring with a pair of goals.

Tacoma (7-1-0) next faces Stadium (3-4-0) Wednesday, April 27 in a 5 p.m. start at Mason Middle School in Tacoma. Mukilteo (1-8-0) next faces Eastlake (7-4-1) Tuesday, May 3 in a 7:30 p.m. start at Eastlake High School in Sammamish.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Tacoma 14, Mukilteo 5 (Connor McLeod, T, 6 goals, 1 assist; Max Jones, T, 4 goals, 3 assists; Connor O’Brien, T, 9 ground balls; Andrew Rega, T, 7 saves; Alex Okemah, M, 2 goals, 7 ground balls; Tyree Bethe, M, 1 goal, 3 ground balls; Jacob Gagnon, M, 1 goal, 1 assist, 1 ground ball; Keenan Haugen, M, 1 goal, 1 assist, 1 ground ball; Jordan Gagnon, M, 5 ground balls; Nick Gregory, M, 3 saves; Paul Linari, M, 4 saves, 4 ground balls)

Boys Division II

Wenatchee outlasts Three Rivers for 9th boys lax win
RICHLAND – Eric Carlson, Rawley Holmberg and Tyler Howard all had 2 goals as Wenatchee increased its Eastern Conference lead by two games, with a 10 – 7 boys high school lacrosse defeat of Three Rivers, Saturday at Badger Mountain Park in Richland. The win was the ninth of the season and third straight for Wenatchee.

With the two teams knotted a 3 goals apiece in the first, Wenatchee scored 2 unanswered goals in the second to take a 5 – 3 lead into the half. In the third, Wenatchee exploded for 5 goals to extend the lead to 10 – 4. Three Rivers took control in the fourth scoring 3 unanswered goals but was unable to come any closer as Wenatchee hung on the for the win.

Mitchell Parks had 8 ground balls and Thomas Bass made 15 saves in goal to lead Wenatchee’s defense. Three Rivers was led by Trent Wellner and Drew Wade, each with 2 goals and Vaughn Ostler and Trevor McGuirk who combined for 11 ground balls.

Wenatchee (9-2-0) next faces Selah (2-8-0) Tuesday, April 26 in a 7 p.m. start at Selah High School. Three Rivers (8-5-0) next faces Hermiston (Ore.) (2-6-0) Monday, April, 25 in a 6:30 p.m. start at Badger Mountain Park in Richland.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Wenatchee 10, Three Rivers 7 (Eric Carlson, W, 2 goals, 4 ground balls; Rawley Holmberg, W, 2 goals, 3 ground balls; Tyler Howard, W, 2 goals; Connor Dahl, W, 2 assists; Mitchell Parks, W, 8 ground balls; Josh Madland, W, 3 ground balls; Thomas Bass, W, 15 saves; Trent Wellner, TR, 2 goals, 1 assist, 4 ground balls; Drew Wade, TR, 2 goals, 1 assist, 3 ground balls; Vaughn Ostler, TR, 6 ground balls; Trevor McGuirk, TR, 5 ground balls; Daniel Hart, TR, 13 saves)

Everett finally gets win, drops San Juan in boys lax
FRIDAY HARBOR – Jared Hawkins scored a season’s best 6 goals as Everett battled to their first win of the season, defeating San Juan 15 – 13 in boys high school lacrosse action, Saturday at Friday Harbor High School.

With both teams playing with small squads and entering the game without a win, neither Everett or San Juan were willing to give in, grinding out a 7 – 7 halftime stalemate and finished the third, knotted at 10. In the fourth, Everett finally broke away with 5 goals to take the win.

Everett scoring included 4 goals by Chas Stringfellow and 3 by Ian Strong. Elijah Lindstrom and Jacob Stonecipher combined for 24 ground balls and Merrick Rutledge had 25 saves to lead the Everett defense. For San Juan, senior Cody West netted 6 goals, 3 assists and grabbed 15 ground balls.

Everett (1-7-0) next faces Woodinville (10-0-0) Tuesday, April 26 in a 5 p.m. start at Walter Hall Park in Everett. San Juan (0-8-0) next faces Snohomish (6-2-0) Tuesday, April 23 in a 5 p.m. start at Glacier Peak High School in Snohomish.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Everett 15, San Juan 13 (Jared Hawkins, E, 6 goals, 3 ground balls; Chas Stringfellow, E, 4 goals, 5 assists, 6 ground balls; Ian Strong, E, 3 goals, 1 assist, 3 ground balls; Cal Knapp, E, 2 goals, 5 ground balls; Elijah Lindstrom, E, 1 assist, 14 ground balls; Jacob Stonecipher, E, 10 ground balls; Merrick Rutledge, E, 25 saves; Kendall Hearn, E, 2 saves; Cody West, SJ, 6 goals, 3 assists, 15 ground balls; Sean Hills, SJ, 3 goals, 6 ground balls; Kyle Hills, SJ, 2 goals, 6 ground balls; Tate Brumsickle, SJ, 2 assists, 3 ground balls; Willy Dunn, SJ, 13 saves)

Highline drops PA for 7th boys lax win
BURIEN– Highline notched its seventh win of the season outlasting visiting Port Angeles, 7 – 5 in boys high school lacrosse action, Saturday at Moshier Park in Burien.

The win was the fourth in the last five games for Highline, which has climbed to second-place in the Evergreen Conference, 3 games behind conference leading Sammamish.

Highline (7-4-0) next faces Liberty (3-5-0), Tuesday, April 26 in an 8 p.m. start at Liberty High School in Renton. Port Angeles (2-6-0) next faces South Kitsap (0-9-0), Wednesday, April 27 in a 5 p.m. start at Mullenix Ridge Elementary School in Port Orchard.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Highline 7, Port Angeles 5 (no scoring details available)

Schmidt’s 5 goals drives Sammamish past North Kitsap
BELLEVUE – Tyvan Schmidt led all scorers with 5 goals to drive high flying Sammamish to its 11th win of the season with a 22 – 1 handling of North Kitsap, Saturday at Newport High School in Bellevue.

The win was the sixth in a row for Sammamish since dropping its only contest of the season to Northshore, 11 – 6 on March 31.

Schmidt’s scoring gave the senior a division leading 51 goals on the season. Brain Headland and Tyler Wright contributed 3 goals each for Sammamish. For North Kitsap, Colter Smith netted the lone goal and Chazz Zachroff had 10 saves.

Sammamish (11-1-0) next faces Liberty (3-5-0), Thursday, April 28 in an 8 p.m. start at Liberty High School in Renton. North Kitsap (3-4-0) next faces Klahowya (7-2-0), Wednesday, April 27 in a 5:30 p.m. start at Klahowya Secondary School in Silverdale.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Sammamish 22, North Kitsap 1 (Tyvan Schmidt, S, 5 goals, 3 assists; Brian Headland, S, 3 goals, 3 assists; Tyler Wright, S, 3 goals, 3 assists; Colter Smith, NK, 1 goal, 3 ground balls; Chazz Zachroff, NK, 10 saves)

Gig Harbor drops Mt. Si in decisive lax win
SNOQUALMIE – Freshman Corey Marchand scored a season’s best 5 goals to lead Gig Harbor to a 14 – 7 boys high school lacrosse win over Mt. Si, Saturday at Mt. Si High School in Snoqualmie.

The win was the sixth of the season and second straight for Gig Harbor, which trails Klahwoya by 2 games in the Olympic Conference with just 3 games remaining.

Gig Harbor extended a 3 – 2 first quarter lead with 4 unanswered second quarter goals to take a 7 – 2 advantage into the intermission. Mt. Si fought back in the third to narrow the gap to 9 – 6, but Gig Harbor pulled away with 5 goals in the fourth to seal the win.

Gig Harbor (6-4-0) next faces Port Angeles (2-6-0), Wednesday, May 4 in a 7 p.m. start at Peninsula High School in Gig Harbor. Mt. Si (1-10-0) next faces Redmond (5-3-0), Tuesday, April 26 in a 5:30 p.m. start at Snoqualmie Middle School.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Gig Harbor 14, Mt. Si 7 (Corey Marchand, GH, 5 goals, 1 assist, 4 ground balls; Bo Goetz, GH, 1 goal, 10 ground balls; Lucas Bantanian, GH, 1 save; Andrew Bottemiller, MS, 3 goals, 2 ground balls; Henry Owens, MS, 1 goal, 1 assist, 7 ground balls; Cameron Pike MS, 6 saves; Matthew Yan, MS, 4 saves)

Klahowya drops Redmond to increase Olympic lead by 2 games
REDMOND – Nick Johanson led all scorers with 4 goals as first place Klahowya extended its Olympic Conference lead by 2 games with a 10 – 3 boys high school lacrosse win over Redmond, Saturday at Redmond High School.

The win was the seventh of the season for the Eagles, who have won four straight since dropping its second of the season to Highline on April 11.

For Klahowya, Chris McGuire netted 3 goals and 3 assists to contribute to the win, while Nehemiah Salo had 7 saves.

Klahowya (7-2-0) next faces North Kitsap (3-5-0), Wednesday, April 27 in a 5:30 p.m. start at Klahowya Secondary School in Silverdale. Redmond (5-3-0) next faces Mt. Si (1-10-0), Tuesday, April 26 in a 5:30 p.m. start at Snoqualmie Middle School.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Klahowya 10, Redmond 3 (Nick Johanson, K, 4 goals, 1 assist, 3 ground balls; Chris McGuire, K, 3 goals, 3 assists, 6 ground balls; Nehemiah Salo, K, 7 saves)

Girls Division II

Frank hat trick lifts Overlake past Evergreen in girls lax
VANCOUVER, Wash. – Mariel Frank’s hat trick led Overlake past Evergreen 16 – 3 in girls high school lacrosse action, Saturday at McKenzie Stadium in Vancouver. The win was the seventh overall for the Owls and third in a row since dropping a 12 – 10 decision to Forest Ridge on March 11.

Overlake’s Sarah Silverman opened scoring just 16 second into the game as the Owls rolled off the first 10 goals of the game before Sara Ornelas-Casarez posted a late first-half goal for Evergreen. With a 12 – 1 advantage at the half, the Owls combined designed ball control and widespread position changes to add another 4 goals to cruise to the win.

For Overlake, AD Gildner and Kerri Smith each netted 2 goals. They were among 12 Owls to score in the game.

Overlake (7-1-0) next faces Kennedy (5-2-1), Monday, April 25 in a 5:30 p.m. start at Kennedy High School. Evergreen (1-8-0) next faces Klahowya (8-0-0), Tuesday, April 26 in a 5:30 p.m. start at Klahowya Secondary School in Silverdale.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Overlake 16, Evergreen 3 (Mariel Frank, OV, 3 goals; AD Gildner, OV, 2 goals, 1 assist; Kerri Smith, OV, 2 goals; Emma Howard, OV, 4 saves; Emma Howard, OV, 3 saves; Quinn Phillips, OV, 2 saves; Sara Ornelas-Casarez, E, 2 goals: Mackenzie Nelson, E, 1 goal; Casey Bahr, E, 4 saves; Dawn Lumen, E, 4 saves)

Christensen’s 5 goals leads Wenatchee past Tahoma in girls lax
WENATCHEE – Taylor Christensen scored 5 goals to lead Wenatchee to its fourth win of the season with a 19 – 2 girls high school lacrosse win over visiting Tahoma, Saturday at Westside High School in Wenatchee.

Wenatchee powered to a 10 – 0 lead at the half, before adding another 9 goals in the second to cruise to the win.

Tawnee Tidd netted 4 goals, Gigi Garcia had 3 and Natalie Dodge and Caroline Dahl scored 2 each to contribute to the Wenatchee Scoring. Tahoma’s Madison Casey and Kaitlin Dige scored the lone goals for Tahoma, both in the second half.

Wenatchee (3-6-0) next faces Lake Sammamish (5-3-0), Tuesday, April 26 in a 6 p.m. start at Marymoor Park in Redmond. Tahoma (1-9-0) next faces Holy Names (0-7-0), Monday, May 2 in an 8 p.m. start at Summit Fields in Seattle.

SCORING HIGHLIGHTS: Wenatchee 19, Tahoma 2 (Taylor Christensen, W, 5 goals, 3 assists; Tawnee Tidd, W, 4 goals; Natalie Dodge, W, 2 goals; Gigi Garcia, W, 3 goals, 3 assists; Caroline Dahl, W, 2 goals; Katie Kottkamp, W, 10 saves; Madison Casey , T, 1 goal; Kaitlin Dige, T, 1 goal; Kaylee Bridges, T, 11 saves)

Games for Monday, April 25

Boys Division I
Stadium at Tahoma (Tahoma HS / 7:00 p.m.)

Boys Division II
Hermiston (Ore.) at Three Rivers (Badger Mountain Park / 6:30 p.m.)

Girls Division I
Snohomish at Tacoma (Tacoma – Mason Middle School / 5:00 p.m.)
Bainbridge at Bellevue HS (Bellevue HS Stadium / 6:30 p.m.)

Girls Division II
North Kitsap at Curtis (Curtis HS Stadium / 5:30 p.m.)
Snohomish at Mukilteo (Kamiak High School / 7:30 p.m.)
Overlake at Kennedy (Kennedy HS / 5:30 p.m.)

About High School Lacrosse in Washington State
Lacrosse is the fastest growing sport in the US and in Washington state has experienced double-digit annual growth throughout the past decade. With a 33-year local history, more than 4,000 students attending over 100 WIAA schools now make up 154 individual boys and girls Varsity and JV teams across eastern and western Washington. Governed by the Washington High School Boys Lacrosse Association and the Washington Schoolgirls Lacrosse Association, the sport is played during a nine-week spring season capped by annual boys and girls state championships in late May. To learn more about lacrosse in Washington or to receive daily high school results, visit USLAX-WA.org or become a fan on facebook. To learn more about the history, traditions and values of lacrosse, college opportunities available to students, and the 21 US states now sanctioning high school lacrosse, visit USLacrosse.org.

# # #

Twitter Digg Delicious Stumbleupon Technorati Facebook Email
%d bloggers like this: