Arrow-right Camera

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper The Spokesman-Review

Wednesday, August 5, 2020  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
Clear Day 87° Clear

Prep softball: Central Valley downs University to secure top GSL 4A seed at districts

From staff reports

Greater Spokane League

Central Valley 3, University 0: Cheyenne Parker went the distance, striking out nine, and the visiting Bears (12-2) blanked the Titans (12-2) on Thursday.

Carly Imes homered for Central Valley, which secured the top GSL 4A seed to the District 8 tournament, which starts on May 7. The Bears beat U-Hi in both their matchups this season.

Tammya Campbell struck out nine for University.

Lewis and Clark 2, Mead 1: Kylie Pester had 13 strikeouts and the Tigers (8-6) edged the visiting Panthers (6-8) at Hart Field on Thursday. LC earned the GSL’s third seed to the district playoffs, while Mead will be the fourth seed. Sarah Moline had two hits and scored a run for LC.

Ferris 6, Gonzaga Prep 5: Katelyn Strauss hit a walk-off double and the Saxons (4-10) beat the visiting Bullpups (3-11). Jordan Whitten singled ahead of Strauss’ walkoff to tie the game. Courtney Miller drove in a pair of runs for Ferris.

Mt. Spokane 15, Rogers 0: Sydney Wiyrick allowed four hits with eight strikeouts in a five-inning complete game, Ashton Cathey had a home run and three RBIs, and the Wildcats (11-1) beat the visiting Pirates (2-10). Wiyrick went 2 for 3 with a run for Mt. Spokane.

Shadle Park 14, North Central 2: Jillian Hurst had two hits and scored twice to lead the Highlanders (8-4) past the visiting Indians (0-12). Lily Cook added a double, scoring a run and driving in a run for Shadle Park.

Northeast A

Freeman 4, Colville 3: Jenny Sharp hit a walk-off single in a two-run seventh and the Scotties (6-5) beat the Indians (7-4). Sharp finished 1 for 2 with a run and a pair of walks. Abby Amend struck out five in a complete game two-hitter and went 1 for 3 with an RBI.

Deer Park 7, Lakeside 6: Jaylee Lane had an RBI double in the top of the seventh and later scored the go-ahead run and the visiting Stags (9-4) held off the Eagles (3-10). Aggie Bennett went 3 for 4 with a triple, a home run and three RBIs for Lakeside.

Medical Lake 9, Newport 3: Suzanne Shores struck out 16 and the visiting Cardinals (4-7) topped the Grizzlies (1-10).

Northeast 1B

Colfax 18-14, Davenport 2-2: The Bulldogs (11-1) swept the Gorillas (4-8) in a nonleague doubleheader. Helina Hahn hit a double and home run in the first game and Harper Booth went 4 for 4 in the second game for Colfax.

Southeast 1B

Colton 15-20, Touchet 0-0: The Bulldogs (7-2) swept the Indians (0-7) in a doubleheader. Emily Schultheis pitched a no-hitter in the first game and Josie Schultheis did the same in the second game for Colton.


Post Falls 20, Sandpoint 5: Bubba Gleaves went 4 for 4 with four RBIs and four runs and the visiting Trojans (10-10) beat the Bulldogs (2-14) in a nonleague game.

Timberlake 9, Lakeland 8: Maddy Salois picked off a runner at third base in the top of the eighth and scored the winning run in the bottom to lead the Tigers (15-1) past the visiting Hawks (8-12) in a nonleague game. Salois added two hits and two RBIs. Kathryn Wardak hammered a three-run home run for Lakeland.

The Spokesman-Review Newspaper

Local journalism is essential.

The journalists of The Spokesman-Review are a part of the community. They live here. They work here. They care. You can help keep local journalism strong right now with your contribution. Thank you.

Subscribe to the sports newsletter

Get the day’s top sports headlines and breaking news delivered to your inbox by subscribing here.

Swedish Thoracic Surgery: Partners in patient care

 (Courtesy Bergman Draper Oslund Udo)

Matt Bergman knows the pain and anger that patients with mesothelioma feel.