Issaquah blanks Roosevelt in baseball
April 8, 2010
By Bob Taylor
NEW — 1:28 p.m. April 8, 2010
Pitcher Shane Yarnell tossed a one-hitter as he sparked the Issaquah High School baseball team to a 5-0 victory April 6 against visiting Roosevelt.
Yarnell also had two hits, both doubles, to help his cause. Ben Rosellini had two hits for the Eagles, who boosted their 4A KingCo Conference record to 4-2.
In other action, it was Lake Washington 9, Skyline 1; Inglemoor 10, Eastlake 0; Redmond 4, Woodinville 3; Ballard 8, Newport 6; and Garfield 6, Bothell 2.
In the 3A/2A KingCo, Liberty blanked Sammamish 5-0 as pitcher Connor Sjolander tossed a two-hitter. In other games, it was Mount Si 7, Interlake 5; and Mercer Island 8, Juanita 3. Liberty and Mercer Island remained tied for first place.
Skyline boots Gig Harbor
The Skyline High School boys soccer team defeated Gig Harbor 3-1 April 6 in a nonleague contest.
Giancarlo Santoro, Travis Strawn and Braxton Griffin scored Skyline’s goals.
Issaquah netters top Lake Washington
The Issaquah High School girls tennis team swept the doubles April 6 en route to a 5-2 KingCo Conference victory against Lake Washington.
The teams were tied 2-2 after singles play. Sam Garrard and Mika Asaba put Issaquah ahead for good when they took the No. 1 doubles match with a 6-2, 6-3 victory against Jelena Alexson and Natasha Bergen.
Issaquah’s Dayna Bennett won the No. 1 singles with a 6-4, 6-3 victory against Kelly Watanabe.
Issaquah girls lacrosse team wins big
The Issaquah School District girls lacrosse team cruised to a 21-8 victory against Mukilteo April 6 in a Washington State League Division II contest.
Katie Mincin led Issaquah with six goals and three assists. Haley Mincin added five goals and three assists, and Jennifer Hogan had four goals and an assist.