Sportswatch for the week of May17-24

Sports events worth keeping an eye on

By Tim Clinton
SPORTS EDITOR

High schools

Fastpitch softball
West Seattle opens the Sea-King District 2 girls fastpitch softball tournament Tuesday with a 6 p.m. game at the Southeast Athletic Complex located near Rainier Beach High School.
Tuesday's winner advances to play at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Southwest Athletic Complex near Chief Sealth, while the loser plays at the same time at the Southeast Athletic Complex.
Placement games are at 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. Friday at the SWAC with the championship scheduled for 7 p.m. on the same diamond.
Meanwhile, Seattle Christian visits Kennedy Catholic at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday with Kennedy dropping in on Bellarmine at 4 p.m. Wednesday.
Kennedy opens West Central District tournament play at 10 a.m. Friday at the Sprinker Recreation Center in Spanaway, with Highline and Tyee playing 12 p.m. games there and Evergreen opening against Sequim at 2 p.m.
The action continues Friday evening and Saturday at Sprinker.

Boys soccer

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Sports Roundup for 5-14-16

By Tim Clinton
SPORTS EDITOR

Saturday, May 14

Boys soccer
Interlake 2, Chief Sealth 1
Chief Sealth's season ended with Saturday's loss to Interlake in a state pigtail playoff match at Interbay Stadium.
Kingston 2, Foster 1
The Bulldogs just missed out on state with Saturday's West Central District loss to Kingston at Franklin Pierce Stadium in Parkland.

Baseball
Port Angeles 2, Highline 1
The Pirates were edged by the Roughriders in a West Central District playoff Saturday at Franklin Pierce High School to end their season.
Bonney Lake 8, Kennedy 5
Bonney Lake beat the Lancers in a West Central District playoff game at Heidelberg Park in Tacoma on Saturday, ending their season as well.

Friday, May 13
Roosevelt 4, Chief Sealth 2
The Seahawks took a loss to Roosevelt in the match for third and fourth place in the Metro League tournament to fall into Saturday's pigtail playoff.

Fastpitch softball
Kennedy 15, Evergreen 0

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Sports Roundup for 5-16-16

By Tim Clinton
SPORTS EDITOR

Saturday, May 14

Boys soccer
Bellarmine 3, Mt. Rainier 0
Mount Rainier's run through the West Central District tournament ended with a loss to the Lions of Bellarmine in the match for third and fourth place played Saturday at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma.
The Rams still qualified for the state tournament, which opens Tuesday or Wednesday. Mount Rainier will be on the road at Pasco as the Class 4A West Central District No. 4 seed.

Baseball
Vashon 10, Seattle Christian 4
Seattle Christian's season ended with Saturday's loss to Vashon Island at Curtis High School. It was the game for the No. 2 state seed out of the Class 1A West Central District tournament.

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