Baseball sweeps West Valley

Regan Cloudy and Jacob Shay await the start of the third.
Regan Cloudy and Jacob Shay await the start of the third inning leading West Valley 7-0.                               JADE HODNE

By Jake Stout
Sports Editor

The Kayhi’s baseball team swept West Valley 10-3 on Friday and Saturday at the Norman Walker Field. Senior Casey Hendricks pitched most of the game Friday night. They didn’t have all their top players, but we expected to win said Hendricks.
“We expected to win, we have a solid team that works hard and works well together,” said Hendricks, “We can work on throwing strikes and having a better mind set at the plate.”
The Kings were up 10-0 before the Wolfpack scored. Junior Nathan Bonck only allowed one hit in four innings on Saturday night.  The Kayhi Kings also beat West Valley 10-3 on Saturday, making the Kings 5-0 on the season.
The Kings host Juneau Douglas and Thunder Mountain Thursday – Saturday.

Soccer and baseball in action

By Leif Svenson
Staff Writer

The Ketchikan girls soccer team will be playing their final home games of the season against Juneau’s Thunder Mountain Falcons today and Friday at the Fawn Mountain Field. The Lady Kings will be trying to secure their first win of the season after losing twice to the Bears. The JV games will be at 5 and Varsity at 7 both nights.

The Kings’ Baseball team will try and stay undefeated this Friday and Saturday against West Valley. After a successful weekend in Sitka, Kayhi will try and get some out-of-conference experience.

Track team hosts Zombie run

Staff Reports

The 4th annual Track and Field Zombie Run scared all ages from children to the elderly last night. The Track and Field team awoke from the dead and turned into zombies that tried to take the lives (flags) of runners as they tried to survive a 5k race.
Kayhi junior Leif Svenson won with a time of 18:41. The 130 participants was the most ever for the fundraiser.

Baseball goes 3-0 in Sitka

By Leif Svenson
Staff Writer

Kayhi’s baseball team started off their season well winning one game against Thunder Mountain and two versus Sitka this weekend at Moller Park. The Kings were victorious 8-3 over the Falcons Friday morning.  Later in the day, Kayhi beat Sitka 7-1. On Saturday, Ketchikan beat Sitka again 10-9. Sophomore Jackson Pool was able complete a solid catch in the outfield Saturday to secure win.

Martin takes 8th in national wrestling event

By Jake Stout
Sports Editor

The recent 3A state champion Marcus Martin traveled to Reno, Nevada, and took 8th out of 55 in the Flo Reno Worlds wrestling tournament. There are at least 40 different states along with some foreign countries with kids from ages 6 to 18 that compete to be a World of Wrestling national champion.
Martin’s finish earned him All-American recognition.

Weekend sports preview

Staff reports

The Kayhi track and field team is heading to Washington this weekend for two meets against Port Townsend and Forks. The track and field team travels to Washington every season to compete to gain experience. This will be Kayhi’s second meet of the season.

The boys baseball team will be in Sitka this weekend for their first games of the year. The Kings will be playing at the very nice Moller Park and they are expecting to win the first game.

News from Ketchikan High School