Tuesday news nuggets….6-26

Light morning for you, but we have two small items of interest.

Summer Soiree volleyball tournament wraps up
The Bellevue-based High Velocity girls’ volleyball club and their three teams with Valley athletes have finished up play for the season with decent showings in the Summer Soiree tournament down in Anaheim.

The HV 16’s split a pair of playoff games yesterday against California foes to finish 8-3 overall; this team, with Mount Si’s Sydney Leonard and Cedarcrest’s Hanna Halverson, finished 27th out of 76 teams in the U16 division. High Velocity’s U15 entry and U14 entry both fell in their lone playoff matches yesterday to each finish 2-8 overall in the tournament. HV 15’s, with CHS’ Randi Roetscioender, finished tied for 39th out of 46 teams in the U15 division, while the 14s, with Chief Kanim Middle School’s Danielle Seaman, ended up tied for 52nd out of 109 teams, closing out the season with eight straight losses after a 2-0 start in the event.

Valley high school girls’ basketball teams close out on strong note in Oregon
Both the Mount Si junior varsity and the Cedarcrest varsity girls’ basketball teams won consolation finals at the River City Classic down in Oregon City, OR, on Sunday. The Wildcats and Red Wolves, in winning those games, beat foes from Oregon to get it done. Those two teams, along with Mount Si’s girls’ varsity, competed in this tournament which drew a large number of high school girls’ basketball teams from all over the Northwest, including several from Kingco 3A and the Cascade Conference. The Wildcat varsity had been knocked out of the tournament on Saturday, as we previously reported to you here.

Rhett Workman

About Rhett Workman

Rhett Workman is the editor of the Snoqualmie Valley Sports Journal. Workman is a veteran sports journalist, having covered Snoqualmie Valley sports for nearly a decade with the Snoqualmie Valley Record newspaper before starting up the SVSJ. Workman's coverage has earned the support and respect of Valley coaches, players, parents and fans, and the SVSJ continues the standard of coverage that Workman brought to the Valley Record.
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