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 By Len Stevens    Sports    June 12, 2012

LSHS’s Nelson and LaVelle drafted to MLB

Most boys that play little league baseball dream of some day playing in the major leagues. Most high school baseball coaches dream of having a player on their team with the talent to play in the majors. This year Lake Stevens High School and head...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    June 12, 2012

LSHS baseball leads All Area first and second teams

The Lake Stevens Vikings baseball team dominated the All-Wesco player voting along with having the Everett Herald’s player of the year and four other teammates included on the All Area first and second teams. Six Viking baseball players...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    May 29, 2012

Viking baseball beats Skyview 6-5; loses to Puyallup

Saturday, May 19 the Vikings beat the Skyview Storm to become one of the final eight teams still alive in the state playoffs. After taking a early lead, Lake had to go into extra innings to get the...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    May 22, 2012

LSHS baseball coach Anderson takes team to top spot

Rodger Anderson Rodger Anderson, who is in the Washington State High School Baseball Hall of Fame as a coach, has nearly 350 career wins, while leading Lake to nineteen appearances in the WIAA...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    May 15, 2012

Lake hammers Kamiak in first round of District playoffs 18-3

Lake 18 Kamiak 3 Saturday at Lake Stevens High School, in the first game of the District #1/Wesco baseball tournament, the Vikings dismantled the Kamiak Knights right from the beginning as they scored eighteen runs on sixteen hits. The game was...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    May 8, 2012

Lake baseball still on a winning streak

Lake 8 Snohomish 5 The Vikings clinched the outright league title in the Wesco north division with an eight-inning victory over the Panthers last Friday at Snohomish High School. After scoring one run in the seventh to tie the game, Lake tallied thre...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    May 1, 2012

Baseball loses one, comes back fighting

Lake Stevens baseball lost their first game of the season on Wednesday, April 18, after fourteen straight victories. The Vikings fell to the Stanwood Spartans 3-2 in extra innings. Anthony Blackie pitched the first six innings, giving up zero runs...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    April 24, 2012

Lake baseball continues to win

Lake 2 Marysville 0 Following this team on a game-to-game basis it is usually difficult to single out one player as player of the game. With so much talent on the field, usually there are at least three or four players to choose from. On Friday...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    April 17, 2012

Viking baseball still rising to the top

Lake 14 Arlington 0 The Vikings scored 10 runs in the second inning before they made an out and 11 total, on their way to victory in the second game of a three game series against Arlington. Christian Shouman hit a three run home run in the third...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    April 10, 2012

Viking’s sweep season series with Monroe

Monday, April 2 Lake Stevens baseball hosted Eastmont of Wenatchee in a non league contest. Lake pulled out a tightly contested 4-3 victory. Lake scored first in the bottom of the second inning on a sacrifice fly from Ty Partington. Eastmont responde...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    April 3, 2012

Viking baseball beats Monroe

Last Wednesday at Lake Stevens High School the Vikings opened Wesco North league play with a 9-0 win over Monroe in the first game of a three game series. Anthony Blackie pitched six innings, giving up only one hit while striking out eight batters...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    March 27, 2012

LSHS baseball off to a rough start, moving ahead

The 2012 LSHS baseball team got off to a rough start before the season even began. In the second week of practice the Vikings temporarily lost standout Dylan LaVelle to injury, LaVelle has signed to play college ball for the Oregon State Beavers....