Today (11/13): Wolves Battle Sumner in State; Geoducks Host Orediggers; News and Notes for Wednesday

2A state tournament bracket (click to enlarge)

2A state tournament bracket (click to enlarge)

Girls soccer
2A State Tournament First Round
Black Hills vs. Sumner – Sunset Chev Stadium – 7:00 PM

It’s a first round battle that kind of looks like a state title game when Black Hills travels to Sumner for a 7:00 PM first kick at Sunset Chev Stadium.

Both teams are coming off of district championship game losses and are the #2 seeds out of District 4 and District 3. Sumner lost 1-0 to Fife and Black Hills fell to Ridgefield 1-0 on Halloween. It was only the second loss of the season for both teams. Sumner has outscored their opponents 94-5 this year while Black Hills has a 76-15 edge in their 19 games.

The game can be heard live on the Eli Sports Network beginning at 6:45 PM.

Women’s basketball

Evergreen vs. Montana Tech – CRC Gymnasium – 6:00 PM

The Evergreen women will look to bounce back from two losses to Saint Martin’s and Northwest last week when they host Montana Tech tonight at the CRC. The Orediggers are 2-1 this season after they beat College of Idaho and lost to defending NAIA national champion Westmont 59-48 in Salt Lake City.

Wednesday news and notes…

Tumwater senior Justin Graham was surprised by an assembly and ESPN camera crews on Tuesday morning when he was named a finalist for the High School Heisman Trophy. Graham plays basketball, baseball, has a 4.0 GPA and gives his time in many ways to the community. Read more from Meg Wochnick and The Olympian here.


Though the season was over, ran a big, long profile on Saint Martin’s University soccer on Sunday. Still a pretty good read. –


I don’t cover high school cross country or other individual sports regularly. It’s a decision that had to be made based on time and information considerations. But, I’d be remiss if I didn’t at least mention that the Northwest Christian girls cross country team won their eighth straight 2B state championship this week. Ben Zimmerman, freelancing for the The Olympian, has the story.

Posted on November 13, 2013, in Black Hills HS, College, High school, Northwest Christian HS, Saint Martin's University, Soccer, The Evergreen State College, Tumwater HS. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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