Lady Warriors celebrate senior day with victory over Mariner

Ari Girouad congrats senior (11) Sydney Forseth. (Photos by Char Blankenship)
Ari Girouad congrats senior (11) Sydney Forseth. (Photos by Char Blankenship)
Senior Cassady Orstad, right, receives a hug.
Senior Cassady Orstad, right, receives a hug.
Ana Matulovich rounds the bases.
Ana Matulovich rounds the bases.

By Nikki Jackson

With eight seniors playing in their final home softball game Monday afternoon, the field was lined with posters, balloons and flowers. E-W played solid and came out on top, winning 11-0 in five innings.

Before the game, each senior accompanied by family was honored with a speech from Coach Mike Venable and a gift from their teammates. Honored seniors were: Cassady Orstad-catcher, Brooklynn Bailey-3rd baseman, Katelynn Lafferty-pitcher, Mckenzie Brendemuhl-pitcher, Kaylie Whitmore- left fielder, Sydney Forseth-center fielder, Lauren Nguyen-second baseman, and Ana Matulovich- first baseman.

With the duo of Mckenzie Brendemuhl in the circle and Cassady Orstad behind the plate, the EW defense saw only 14 at bats and Brendemuhl struck out 6.

Sydney Forseth went 3 for 3 with two doubles, scored a run and had 2 RBI. Brooklynn Bailey went 3 for 4, hitting a triple, scoring two runs and 4 RBI. Moni Jackson went 3 for 3 with a double and scored three runs. Cassady Orstad was 3 for 4, scoring two runs. Katelynn Lafferty, Ana Matulovich and Lauren Nguyen also had hits Monday.

The Warriors play their final regular season game against Cascade at Cascade high school on Wednesday. May 8 at 4 p.m.

WP/WC-McKenzie Brendemuhl, Cassady Orstad.
LP/LC-Toni Monfiletto, Kateleen Setrick
2B–Samone Jackson (EW), Sydney Forseth (EW) 2.
3B–Brooklynn Bailey (EW).

Edmonds-Woodway 4-10 league, 6-13 overall.
Mariner 0-13 league, 0-18 overall

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