A look at the top prep softball players in the area this spring.
The do-it-all Stanford-bound senior shortstop broke school records and led Monroe to a 5th-place state finish.
Athletes honored in baseball, boys soccer, golf, girls tennis, softball and track and field.
Skyview scores 4 runs in the bottom of the 7th to rally for a 4-3 walkoff win, denying the Timberwolves a shot at a 3-peat.
The Panthers blow a big lead and fall on a walkoff in extras. None of the 5 local teams in the tourney reach the semifinals.
Rounding up action from the state softball and state boys and girls tennis tournaments.
Nine local high school softball teams are playing in their respective state tournaments this weekend.
The T-wolves are looking to make history with a 3rd straight 4A state title, but this year’s team features a whole new cast.
The Timberwolves qualify for state for the 6th straight time.
Marysville Getchell earns its 1st state berth in program history. Arlington and Monroe also punch their tickets.
The Bruins continue their breakthrough season and blast 7 homers to beat the Panthers 14-7 in the 3A District 1 title game.
The T-wolves lose a 3-2 extra-inning heartbreaker in the 4A District 1/2 semis, but still have 2 more chances to reach state.
Ashlyee Bloch hits the game-winner as the Bruins rally from a 10-run deficit to beat Arlington.
The Panthers prevail to beat the Seagulls 15-14 in a back-and-forth district semifinal.
The Mahler, Nagy and Oylear sisters make up two-thirds of the state-hopeful Bearcats’ starting lineup.
Freshman Allie Thomsen stars at the plate and in the circle, leading the Timberwolves to a 5-3 comeback win in 8 innings.
The Panthers come back from a pair of multi-run deficits to beat the Bearcats 7-6 and secure the Wesco 3A/2A crown.
The Panthers improve to 14-3 overall and 11-1 in league play with a 9-3 win over the Bruins.
The Timberwolves improve to 16-0 and beat the Grizzlies 5-1 in a key showdown between top teams.
The upstart Bruins beat Shorewood 6-2 and stamp themselves as bona fide Wesco 3A/2A title contenders.