Friday Harbor, Orcas Island softball teams to play second day at state

Friday Harbor and Orcas Island won their first-round consolation games Friday, May 25 and will play a second day at the 2018 Class 2B State Fastpitch Softball Tournament in Yakima. The Wolverines (15-8) built a 19-8 lead in the top of the seventh inning against Richland’s Liberty Christian (19-9) and survived a 10-run rally by the Patriots for the 19-18 victory. The Vikings (15-8) shut out Winthrop’s Liberty Bell (13-7) by a 8-0 margin.

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Vikings and Wolverines both lose first round; play crucial 2nd game at 3 p.m.

District 1 Champions Friday Harbor High School fastpitch team played Ocasta in the first round of the 2018 Softball State Championships 2B in Yakima Friday morning, May 25. Ocasta beat Friday Harbor 14-6. The Wolverines face Liberty Christian at 3 p.m. Colfax beat Liberty Christian 11-9 in the first round. 

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Wolverine fastpitch softball team season scores and links

Friday Harbor High School fastpitch softball team finished the regular season 14-7 overall.  They won the Class 2B District 1 Championship Saturday, May 19, 2018 in Sedro-Woolley and advance as District 1’s top seed and make a fourth consecutive appearance in the state tourney in Yakima Friday and Saturday, May 25-26.

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Friday Harbor wins district fastpitch title, to make fourth straight state tourney trip

Friday Harbor’s fastpitch softball team pounded out 18 hits in a 15-5 victory over Orcas Island in the Class 2B District 1 Championship Saturday, May 19, 2018 in Sedro-Woolley. The Wolverines advance as District 1’s top seed and make a fourth consecutive appearance in the state tourney in Yakima Friday and Saturday, May 25-26.

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Updated: Seven Friday Harbor athletes to compete in state track meet

Seven Friday Harbor athletes finished first or second in 10 events at the Bi-District Track and Field Championships at King’s High School Saturday, May 19, 2018. Thus a pack of Wolverines — the most in several years — advance to the Class 2B State Track and Field Championships in Cheney May 24-26.

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Wolverines and Vikings bound for state softball tournament

Friday Harbor High School fastpitch softball team won the District 1 2B Softball championship with a 15-5 win over Orcas Island Saturday, May 19 at Sedro-Woolley. Both teams continue on to the state tournament in Yakima over the Memorial Day weekend. The Vikings beat La Conner 12-3 in a game at noon before facing the Wolverines at 2 p.m. 

Wolverine Softball team celebrates after winning May 19 game vs Vikings. Meghan Hoffman photo

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7 of 10 spots for hs state golf tourney captured by Lopez and Orcas players

Friday Harbor High School Golf Coach Jack Rice sent in this report on the 2018 1B/2B Boys Bi-District Championship Golf Tournament hosted by the Gallery Golf Club in Oak Harbor on Thursday May 17.

Congratulations go out to our small island League and District 1 as they captured seven of the top 10 spots for the State High School Golf Tournament. Orcas will be sending the Shunk twins from the girl’s team and Leif Gustafsen from the boys. Lopez made it a clean sweep, five ladies from their girl’s team and two boys will be headed to the State finals again this year. Mountain View Christian captured three of the coveted spots and both alternate positions.

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