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Poffenroth pops eight to lead North Kitsap past Bethel | Girls lacrosse

POULSBO — Emilee Poffenroth scored eight goals to lead North Kitsap to its second win of the season with a 19-8 girls high school lacrosse victory over Bethel, Thursday at Strawberry Field in Poulsbo.

North got out to a 12-4 start and systematically added seven more to roll to the win.

Poffenroth, a Kingston High School senior, added an assist and nine ground balls in the win. Rachael Rapp, also of Kingston High, hit five goals and an assist. Goaltender Valerie Kranich, a Kingston sophomore, had 12 saves. Olivia Sinay of Bethel had four goals, four ground balls and five draw controls.

North Kitsap (2-1-0) next faces Evergreen (0-2-1 ) March 24 in a 1 p.m. start at Vancouver's McKenzie Field. Bethel (0-4-0) next faces Nathan Hale (1-1-0), Tuesday, March 27, in a 4 p.m. start at Summit East playfield in Seattle.

SCORING
North Kitsap  12    7 — 19
Bethel   4    4 — 8

North Kitsap 19, Bethel 8 (Emilee Poffenroth, NK, 8 goals, 1 assist, 9 ground balls; Rachael Rapp, NK, 5 goals, 1 assist; Valerie Kranich, NK, 12 saves; Olivia Sinay, B, 4 goals, 4 ground balls, 5 draw controls; Sirrenahdi Battle, B, 3 goals, 8 ground balls, 4 draw controls; Bailee Murphy, B, 1 ground ball, 1 draw control; Ivilio Navalta, B, 3 ground balls; Mariesa O'Connell, B, 1 ground ball, 1 draw control; Kaitlyn Gates, B, 15 saves)

 

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