The Herald of Everett, Washington
HeraldNet on Facebook HeraldNet on Twitter HeraldNet RSS feeds HeraldNet Pinterest HeraldNet Google Plus HeraldNet Youtube
HeraldNet Newsletters  Newsletters: Sign up | Manage  Green editions icon Green editions

Calendar


Prep sports headlines
HeraldNet Newsletter Delivered to your inbox each week.
Published: Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 9:35 p.m.

Prep softball: Marysville Pilchuck 10, Oak Harbor 0 (6)

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Pilchuck softball team rattled off eight runs in the final three innings to earn a 10-0 victory over Oak Harbor, giving the Tomahawks the Wesco 3A North league title and the No. 1 seed in next week’s district tournament.
“Its a good feeling,” said Marysville Pilchuck head coach Aaron Zachry. “All of the girls are happy.”
After scoring just two runs in the first three innings, Marysville Pilchuck took a commanding 6-0 lead after scoring four runs in the bottom of the fourth. The Tomahawks added two runs in both the fifth and sixth innings to end the game because of a 10-run mercy rule.
“If we show up and hit and play good defense we are fine,” Zachry said. “Tonight we decided to hit and play defense and that’s about it.”
Jordan Willard pitched a complete game shutout, striking out eight to earn her 11th win of the season for Marysville Pilchuck. At the plate, Kylie Lopez batted 2-for-4 with two doubles and Abigail Otto went 2-for-4 with a triple and three RBI to lead the Tomahawks.
“(Willard) has done really well all year,” Zachry said. “She throws a lot of innings and she is consistently around the plate.”
At Marysville Pilchuck H.S.
Oak Harbor 000 000 x — 0 5 5
Marysville Pilchuck 011 422 x — 10 11 1
Jordan Willard and Kylie Lopez. Tricia Sarns and Alexa Findley. WP—Willard (11-7). LP—Sarns (0-3). 2B—Lopez (MP) 2, Megan Luketich (MP). 3B—Abigail Otto (MP). Records—Oak Harbor 1-11 league, 2-17 overall. Marysville Pilchuck 9-4, 12-8.

Like our high school sports page on Facebook, follow @HeraldNetPreps on Twitter and look for updates on our Prep Zone blog.

Story tags » Marysville Pilchuck High SchoolOak Harbor High SchoolHigh School Softball

Share your comments: Log in using your HeraldNet account or your Facebook, Twitter or Disqus profile. Comments that violate the rules are subject to removal. Please see our terms of use. Please note that you must verify your email address for your comments to appear.

You are logged in using your HeraldNet ID. Click here to update your profile. | Log out.

Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.

comments powered by Disqus
digital subscription promo

Subscribe now

Unlimited digital access starting at 99 cents, or included with any print subscription.

loading...


HeraldNet highlights

Sexy, cheesy J-Lo
Sexy, cheesy J-Lo: 'Boy Next Door' follows the 'Fatal Attraction' blueprint
Little house, big history
Little house, big history: One of Everett's oldest homes heading to foreclosure
Chip on their shoulder
Chip on their shoulder: Although at times misguided, Seahawks use doubt as motivation
'70s-style cinema
'70s-style cinema: ‘A Most Violent Year’ conjures best of gritty filmmaking
SnoCoSocial