Sportswatch for the week of April 27-May 3

Sports events worth keeping an eye on

By Tim Clinton

High schools

West Seattle visits Seattle Prep for a 3:30 p.m. game at Steve Cox Memorial Park on Wednesday and Chief Sealth hosts Cleveland at 4 p.m. at the Southwest Athletic Complex. Seattle Lutheran then takes over the SWAC to play Quilcene at 6:30 p.m.
In Seamount League action at 3:30 p.m., Tyee hosts Renton as Highline travels to Hazen and Kennedy Catholic to Lindbergh.
At 4 p.m. Mount Rainier visits Todd Beamer and Seattle Christian goes to Charles Wright.
Todd Beamer turns around to visit Mount Rainier at 4 p.m. Thursday and Seattle Lutheran visits Shoreline Christian at 3:15 p.m. Friday.
Kennedy entertains Tyee at 3:30 p.m. Friday as Foster hosts Lindbergh and Seattle Christian will host Bellevue Christian at 4 p.m.
Tyee entertains Hazen at 3:30 p.m. Monday as Highline travels to Lindbergh, then Seattle Christian visits Bellevue Christian for a 7 p.m. game at Bannerwood Park.

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Keeping track

Moore signs with Antelope Valley

University of Antelope Valley women’s volleyball team head coach Sherisa Livingston recently announced the signing of incoming freshman setter Jasmine Moore from Kennedy Catholic High School in Burien.
"Jasmine is an impact setter, and she will certainly add another dimension of power and talent to our outstanding group of returning and incoming players,” Livingston said. “She is also a tremendous teammate and leader, and Jasmine has a positive attitude and believes in her own capabilities.

“We demand the best athletes, and our program demands the best people as well. We know we have a great person and player joining our family.”

Moore is the daughter of Rick and Shawna Moore, and brings a winning mentality to the UAV locker room in Lancaster, Calif. The Des Moines, Wash., native won the 3A State Championship in 2015 – and in the process – was voted 2015 All-League Honorable Mention.

“The smaller classes (at UAV) definitely helped me decide which school to attend,” Moore said. “I find it easier for me to learn this way; I won't get lost in the crowd and I get to play the sport I love.”

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Sports Roundup for 4-25-16

By Tim Clinton

Saturday, April 23

Kennedy 4, Shelton 2
Kennedy Catholic met Shelton for a non-league game at Steve Cox Memorial Park on Saturday and prevailed, 4-2.

Friday, April 22

Seattle Lutheran 6, Crosspoint 5
The Saints team from West Seattle edged out Crosspoint Friday.
Seattle Prep 6, Chief Sealth 2
Chief Sealth absorbed a loss at the hands of Seattle Prep.
Highline 5, Tyee 3
Highline pounded out a 5-3 win over the Pirates on Friday.
Kennedy 18, Renton 1
The Lancers routed Renton on Friday.
Hazen 15, Foster 0
Foster fell to the Highlanders in Friday action.

Fastpitch softball
West Seattle 19, Chief Sealth 9
The Wildcats were winners over the Seahawks in crosstown action at the Southwest Athletic Complex on Friday.
Kennedy 24, Foster 0
The Lancers buried the Bulldogs in Friday action.
Evergreen 15, Tyee 0
Evergreen toppled the Totems in this past Friday's game.
Highline 20, Renton 0
The Pirates plastered the Indians on Friday.

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