Stories tagged: fastpitch softball
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 6:06 p.m.
Youth notebook: Spokane Diamonds wins 16U A Western national championship
For the second time in three years, Spokane has a USA Softball national-level girls fastpitch champion. Spokane Diamonds won the USA Softball 16U A Western National championship Friday following a …
Tue., July 25, 2017, 5:25 p.m.
Youth notebook: Daniel Roy continues to make big splash
Success this summer continues to follow local swimming sensation Daniel Roy. Ranked No. 1 in the nation in the 18-and-under age bracket, the Gonzaga Prep senior-to-be won the men’s 100-meter …
UPDATED: Tue., June 20, 2017, 6:23 p.m.
Softball notebook: North Idaho 16U team wins championship in Oregon tourney
After losing its first two games on Saturday in pool play, the North Idaho Xtreme-Craig softball team got on a roll and rode the momentum to six straight wins and …
UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 9:46 p.m.
Prep state softball roundup: Mt. Spokane loses heartbreaker in 3A semifinal
Mt. Spokane’s dramatic weekend took a turn toward heartbreak late in the final act of a tense semifinal game Saturday at the State 3A fastpitch softball tournament in Lacey.
Sat., May 27, 2017, 6:03 p.m.
State 4A softball: Timely hits, stellar pitching help Woodinville cap perfect season
As big hits go, the two that decided the State 4A fastpitch softball championship Saturday at the Dwight Merkel Sports Complex traveled, maybe, 66 feet combined.
Fri., May 26, 2017, 11:27 p.m.
State 2B/1B softball roundup: Northwest Christian falls in 2B semifinal
Toutle Lake (16-4-1) beat Northwest Christian (24-1) 17-1 in a State 2B semifinal game at Gateway Sports Complex in Yakima on Friday.
Fri., May 26, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
State 3A softball: Brittney Coladonato’s home run keeps Mt. Spokane’s state title drive alive
Mt. Spokane opened the state Class 3A fastpitch tournament Friday morning with a stress-free, 12-1 victory over Stadium. The Wildcats’ second game, a 5-4 victory over Snohomish, was much different.
Thu., May 25, 2017, 8:25 p.m.
Mt. Spokane faces the unknown at State 3A softball tournament
The Mt. Spokane Wildcats aren’t sure what to expect this weekend when they head to the Washington State 3A tournament this week.
Sat., May 20, 2017, 10:56 p.m.
State prep softball roundup: Richland eliminates University in 4A regionals
Brandi Andrews and Addison Petit both hit home runs and Richland eliminated University (19-4) 14-7 in the 4A Greater Spokane League/Mid-Columbia Conference regional third-place game in Walla Walla.
Sat., May 20, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Idaho state softball roundup: Bonners Ferry beats Timberlake in 3A title game
Sydney Watt hit a solo home run in the fourth inning and Bonners Ferry (9-2) beat Timberlake (17-3) 7-3 in the Idaho State 3A championship game at Buhl HS.
Sat., May 20, 2017, 5:10 p.m.
Idaho 5A softball tournament postponed until Sunday
The Idaho State 5A softball championship rounds were postponed until Sunday due to playing conditions at Coeur d’Alene HS after morning rain on Saturday.
Fri., May 19, 2017, 10:45 p.m.
Idaho state prep softball: Lake City advances to 5A semifinals
Lake City knocked off Meridian and Highland in the Idaho State 5A softball playoffs to advance to the semifinals on Saturday.
Sat., May 13, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
Prep softball roundup: Meghan Krantz homers twice and Cheney softball eliminates Clarkston
Meghan Krantz crushed two home runs and Cheney (15-5) eliminated visiting Clarkston (1-10) 11-1 in the first round of the District 7 2A playoffs on Saturday.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Prep softball roundup: Mt. Spokane tops Southridge in 3A regional semifinal
Jesse Dupuis tossed a two-hit shutout and the top-seeded Wildcats (17-4) handled the visiting Suns (6-13) in a 3A Greater Spokane League/Mid-Columbia Conference bi-district regional semifinal game on Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
4A softball roundup: University tops Richland in regional semifinal
Jon Schuh looked up at the field with a big smile on his face and chuckled. “I don’t think we’ve ever won a game on my birthday,” the University head …
Thu., May 11, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
Prep softball roundup: Chiawana eliminates Mead from 4A tourney
Annalisa McKinney hit for the cycle and the Riverhawks eliminated the Panthers (11-11) in a 4A Greater Spokane League/Mid-Columbia Conference bi-regional tournament loser-out game.
Wed., May 10, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
Prep softball roundup: North Central falls to Kennewick in regional play-in game
Marivel Macias hit a walk-off double and Kennewick beat North Central (2-17) 11-10 in the loser-out play-in game to the 3A regional tournament.
Tue., May 9, 2017, 10:53 p.m.
Prep softball roundup: Central Valley advances in 4A with win over Chiawana
Kelsey Gumm threw a complete game with 13 strikeouts and allowed only four hits and Central Valley (16-5) defeated visiting Chiawana 2-1 in a 4A subregional on Tuesday.
Wed., March 22, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
Prep softball: League-by-league glances of area teams
Prep softball glances
UPDATED: Wed., March 22, 2017, 8:12 p.m.
U-Hi coach Jon Schuh found his niche coaching softball
When Jon Schuh got into coaching, he wanted a baseball job.
Mon., Aug. 1, 2016, 1:48 p.m.
Youth notebook: National titles from wrestling to basketball
Two days after capping an undefeated freshman year and state championship, Post Falls’ Ridge Lovett was back in the practice room gearing up for the spring/summer season.
Wed., June 1, 2016, 7:18 p.m.
Spring sports all-league lists
Spring sports all-league lists.
Sat., May 28, 2016, 8:58 p.m.
State 1A/2B/1B softball: Colton rolls past Pomeroy to win State 1B crown
Colton broke through for 10 runs in the final two innings Saturday and defeated Pomeroy 14-6 to win the State 1B softball title at Tay Gateway Sports Complex in Yakima.
Sat., May 28, 2016, 6:26 p.m.
State 3A softball: Mt. Spokane finishes fourth
Although Mt. Spokane eventually ran out of gas, the Wildcats aren’t pouting after losing 14-4 to Everett in the State 3A softball tournament third-place game on Saturday.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 10:40 p.m.
State softball: Colton advances to 1B title game; Deer Park moves to 1A semifinals
Order seems to have returned to the State 1B softball universe.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 9:34 p.m.
Mt. Spokane tops Shadle Park in 3A softball loser-out game
Mt. Spokane conquered its greatest obstacle at the perfect time. The Wildcats defeated Shadle Park 5-3 in a 3A State softball tournament loser-out game on Saturday at the Regional Athletic …
Tue., May 24, 2016, 6:27 p.m.
Dwyer siblings inspiration to each other
Gracee Dwyer has a large support system. But of all her fans, the biggest may be her older brother, Trayton Dwyer, who has cerebral palsy. For Gracee, seeing Trayton at …
Mon., May 23, 2016, 10:39 p.m.
NWPrepsNow: U-Hi, CV claim State 4A softball berths
The rain can prevent softball from being played, but it can’t stop University’s offense from piling on runs.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 9:03 p.m.
CdA wins, Lake City goes 1-1 at Idaho state softball
Even in a double-elimination state softball tournament, it’s “three strikes and you’re out.”
Fri., May 13, 2016, 9:45 p.m.
Softball: CV tops University in 4A district championship
Central Valley and University coaches Joe Stanton and Jon Schuh agreed they had nothing to lose when squaring off in the District 8 4A championship softball game.