Elma comes home with 1st, Hoquiam 4th, from State Girls Fastpitch Tournament

The Elma Girls Fastpitch team took first place at the Evergreen League State Tournament in Richland over the weekend. The 1A State Champions shutout Zillah and Seattle Christian for their first two games on Friday, then deafeated Mt Baker to take first place. Mt Baker worked it’s way up the other side of the bracket, defeating the Montesano Bulldogs for their second game, and Hoquiam Grizzlies in their third, Hoquiam hung in to take 4th place at state.

Elma HS Principal Kevin Acuff has called an assembly today to honor the state champions, tweeting on Sunday that “It’s a great day to be an Eagle!”

Then on the 1B bracket, played in Yakima over the weekend, Wishkah Valley lost to [TOO-she] on Friday, the Lady Loggers hung in for two more games in a bid for 3rd, loosing to Almira Coulee-Hartline on Saturday. – The Oakville Acorns lost their first two on Friday.