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Saturday postseason updates: NK playing for title

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Top-ranked Tumwater beat North Kitsap 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-11) in the Class 2A state championship match. It was the first time in county history a volleyball team played for the state title.
It was No. 4 North Kitsap’s first loss this season (23-1).

Hockinson 7, North Kitsap 2 (final)

Klahowya went on the road and beat La Salle 4-2 to reach the 1A state semifinals next weekend.
In a 4A quarterfinal, Jackson eliminated South Kitsap 2-0.

Annette will have all the updates from the state swim meet here.

State brackets for all sports can be found here.

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Cascade Christian 47, Klahowya 7 (final)
North Kitsap 27, Renton 6 (final)
Roosevelt 26, Central Kitsap 24 (final)

North Kitsap won the 2A district title game, beating Liberty Issaquah in the championship, 3-0.
Klahowya lost its chance at its first state berth, losing to Bellevue Christian and Seattle Christian at home in the 1A district tournament.
Olympic beat Bremerton 3-1 in the 2A districts. The Trojans lost to White River 3-1 in a winner-to-state, loser-out game.
Crosspoint is down to its final chance to advance out of Class 1B Tri-District. They play Providence Classical Christian.

Klahowya clinched a trip to state by beating Bellevue Christian 3-0 in district play. Izzy Severns had a hat trick.
North Kitsap lost to Liberty in a shootout (1-1 after overtime) for the district’s top seed.
Olympic beat Fife 2-1 in a shootout to take the district’s fifth seed.
South Kitsap beat Gig Harbor 1-0 in a 4A seeding game.
Central Kitsap beat Enumclaw in a shootout (0-0 after overtime) in a 3A seeing game.
Crosspoint beat Friday Harbor 5-0 in seeding to state.

Cross country
The state meet is going on in Pasco. You can see the results here.
The Central Kitsap boys were fifth, one spot off the podium. The CK girls were 13th.
Port Townsend’s Ryan Clarke, the two-time Olympic League champ, won the 1A title.

High school girls soccer scoring leaders

Here is the final list of girls soccer scoring leaders for West Sound. The statistics reflect regular season totals.

Name, school            Goals    Assists    Points
Desere’e Doty, CA        38        18        94
McKenzie Cook, Kla        26        9        61
Emma Laurion, CA        21        14        56
Izzy Severns, Kla            21        13        55
Kamie Coryell, Bain        21        12        54
Celia Story, Bain            14        11        39
Lauren Hudson, CK        14        10        38
Briann George, NK        13        9        35
Tegan Daviscourt, NM        16        2        34

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This week’s football playoff matchups

Here’s what we know so far:

Olympic League tiebreaker: Sequim, Port Angeles and Kingston at Silverdale Stadium, 5:30 p.m.

Foster at Olympic, 7:15 p.m
North Mason vs. River Ridge at South Sound Stadium, 7 p.m.
Charles Wright at Port Townsend, 7 p.m.

Central Kitsap at Roosevelt at Seattle Memorial, 4 p.m.
Sammamish/Renton winner at North Kitsap, 7 p.m.
Klahowya vs. Cascade Christian at Sunset Chev Stadium, 7 p.m.

Week 10
(non-playoff games)
South Kitsap at Shelton, 7 p.m.
Bremerton at Bainbridge, Friday, 5 p.m.

Girls high school soccer rankings

Bainbridge and North Kitsap both appeared in this week’s Seattle Times high school girls soccer rankings.

North Kitsap (7-1-1) is ranked No. 7 in the Class 2A poll, while Bainbridge (8-1-2) is No. 8 in the 3A rankings.

South Kitsap (6-2) missed a chance at joining the 4A rankings, losing to No. 5 Olympia 1-0 last week.

Central Kitsap (9-1) is on the bubble in the 3A rankings, while Port Angeles (5-4) and Olympic (7-2-1) are on the bubble in the 2A rankings.

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South Kitsap dispatches Lake Stevens 5-2 in a Class 4A regional opener. They beat Kentridge 2-1 to advance to the state semifinals for the second straight year.
Bainbridge beat Timberline 2-1 in the opener, but lost to Shorewood 1-0 in the regional title game.
North Kitsap was eliminated by Lake Washington 13-3.
Klahowya was knocked out by Centralia 2-1.

Sequim beat Bremerton 10-0 to claim a spot at state.
Bremerton plays Kingston, a 4-3 loser to Orting, a 9 a.m. Sunday in a loser-out game.
Bremerton opened the day with a 16-7 win over Steilacoom. Kingston beat Lindbergh 5-3 in its opener.
In the 4A, South Kitsap beat Kenridge in the opener 5-4. The lost to Camas 4-1 in a winner-to-state game. They come back on Sunday to try and qualify through the loser bracket.

In 2A, Olympic’s Annemarie Herbert and Melina Johnson qualified for state for a second consecutive year. Herbert was fourth and Johnson fifth at districts.

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No. 1 Puyallup beat No. 3 South Kitsap 10-0 in five innings in the Class 4A West Central/Southwest bi-district title game.
Klahowya survived two loser out games and claimed a spot at regionals. Klahowya beat Sequim 4-2 in the final game.
Fife beat North Kitsap 65 in the Class 2A district third/fourth-place game. .

Kingston beat Franklin Pierce 1-0 to earn a spot at state. They play the Orting, which eliminated Klahowya 1-0.
North Kitsap beat Foster in a shootout 5-4 and is going to state. The Vikings will play Archbishop Murphy.

Track and field
The Central Kitsap girls 4×400 relay team of (Rose Christen, Mya King, Emma Gutierrez and Sophie Carroll) won the Narrows League title and broke the West Sound and meet record in the process, running in 3:55.99. Rose Christen won the 800 in a meet record time of 2:08.97 (and lowering her own West Sound record) and was named athlete of the meet.