Friday Scores: Capital Blanks Kingston to Secure Semis Berth; T-Birds Survive to Earn State Trip
2A State Tournament – Quarterfinals
|Capital 1, Kingston 0|
|Cougars (20-2 overall), Buccaneers (18-3 overall)|
Marco Lucero’s goal in the 38th minute proved to be the game winner and Capital advanced to the state semifinals with a 1-0 quarterfinal win over Kingston at North Kitsap Stadium in Poulsbo. Jakob Racimo recorded the shutout in goal and the Cougars won their 20th game of the season.
Next up for Capital: Sedro-Woolley on Friday night at 8:00 PM at Sunset Chevy Stadium in Sumner. Sedro was a 3-2 overtime winner over Archbishop Murphy tonight.
High school softball
2A District IV Tournament – Consolation
|Tumwater 8, Centralia 6|
|T-Birds (17-4 overall), Tigers (13-10 overall)|
The T-Birds survived a loser-out game and eliminated Centralia with an 8-6 win in the first consolation game.
|Tumwater 11, RA Long 8|
|T-Birds (18-4 overall)|
In a loser-out, winner-to-state game at Fort Borst Park in Centralia, the T-Birds found themselves down 5-1 after two innings but scored the next seven runs and took an 8-5 lead in the fifth inning. The Lumberjills scored a pair of runs in the bottom of the fifth to cut the lead to one run but the T-Birds held on a for an 11-8 win and a spot in the state tournament.
2A District 4 Tournament – Championship game
|WF West 14, Capital 0|
|Bearcats (22-0 overall), Cougars (10-12 overall)|
WF West blitzed the Cougars in five innings. The Bearcats claimed the #1 seed while Capital took the #2 seed from District 4 to state.