‘Stangs take No. 5 seed into 4A Kingco tourney

The Redmond softball team will play Tuesday at 4 p.m. as the fifth seed in the eight-team 4A Kingco softball tournament at fourth-seeded Juanita.

  • Saturday, May 10, 2008 12:00am
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The Redmond softball team will play Tuesday at 4 p.m. as the fifth seed in the eight-team 4A Kingco softball tournament at fourth-seeded Juanita.

Lake Washington will also play Tuesday as the third seed against No. 6 Bothell at 3:30 p.m.

Redmond finished out the 4A Kingco season 13-7 after splitting a pair of games this week, including a come-from-behind seventh-inning 7-1 victory against Ballard on Tuesday.

Redmond trailed 2-1 in the Kingco finale against Ballard going into the top of the seventh inning, when the Mustangs took advantage of two Beaver errors and scored six runs thanks to two hits in the inning by Taylor Adams and a two-run single by Lauren Nabseth.

Adams, a sophomore, had a career day, going 3-for-4 and Erika Hendron struck out 15 in a compete-game win.

Redmond fell to Woodinville, who tied Eastlake for the 4A Kingco crown, 7-0, on Monday.

Lake Washington beat Ballard, 10-0, on Monday and Bothell, 6-1, on Wednesday to finish the regular season at 15-5.

The 4A Kingco tournament started with a seventh-eighth place pigtail between Inglemoor and Roosvelt game on Friday. Woodinville and Eastlake, which tied for the 4A Kingco championship with an 18-2 mark, played a one-game playoff Thursday to determine who got the tournament’s only bye.

Every other playoff team plays Tuesday at the higher seed. Here is the complete schedule:

Tuesday May 13

Game 2: Winner Inglemoor/Roosevelt at Kingco 2, TBD

Game 3: No. 5 Redmond at No. 4 Juanita, 4 p.m.

Game 4: No. 6 Bothell at No. 3 Lake Washington, 3:30 p.m.

Wednesday May 14

Game 5: Loser game 2 vs. Loser game 3 (higher seed), TBD

Thursday May 15

(All games at Hartman Park)

Game 6: Winner game 2 unless lower seed vs. Winnner game 3, 5 p.m. (Field 5)

Game 7: Winner game 4 unless lower seed vs. Kingco 1, 5 p.m. (Field 6)

Game 8: Winner game 5 vs. Loser 7, 7 p.m. (Field 6)

Game 9: Loser game 4 vs. Loser game 6, 7 p.m. (Field 5)

Friday May 16

(All games at Hartman Park)

Game 10: Winner game 6 vs. Winner game 7, 5 p.m. (Field 6) (Kingco Championship, winner to state)

Game 11: Winner game 8 vs. Winner game 9, 5 p.m. (Field 5)

Game 12: Winner 11 vs. Loser 10, 7 p.m. (Field 6) (Winner to state)

Saturday 17

Game 13: Loser 12 at Greater St. Helens League No. 2, 1 p.m. (Winner to state)

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