The Edmonds Community College softball team is seeking a title.
The Northwest Athletic Conference’s 2019 Softball Championship begins Friday in Spokane, and the Edmonds Tritons are one of the favorites. Edmonds claimed the No. 3 seed to the 16-team tournament, and the Tritons are looking to earn their second straight trophy after taking third place last year. Edmonds opens the double-elimination tournament at 10 a.m. Friday against No. 14 Columbia Basin. The tournament continues through Monday.
Here’s a capsule look at the Tritons:
|Record||26-6 in the North Region, 37-8 overall|
|Final NWAC poll ranking||No. 4|
|RPI ranking||No. 3|
|Tournament seed||No. 3|
|Runs scored per game||11.67, first in NWAC|
|Runs allowed per game||4.89, sixth in NWAC|
|Top hitters||Prestyne Kaimi-Montira (.468, 22 home runs, 78 RBI)|
|Rhilmina Sagapolutele (.469, 15 home runs, 56 RBI)|
|Ciena Kauhi (.477, 34 stolen bases)|
|Top pitcher||Cecilia Robbins (18-2, 4.05 ERA)|