Fall sports update: men's cross-country, women's soccer and volleyball
Men's cross-country second at North Region
The Green River men's cross-country team continues to raise expectations after bringing home the second-place trophy at the North Region Championship meet at Oct. 25 Skagit Valley Community College.
Sophomore Nick Koblich showed his experience by leading the team around the 8K course in 28:02 - eight seconds faster than freshman Alec Rhome.
The Gators lost to NWAACC favorite Everett Community College, but did outpace home school Skagit Valley. The teams will race next at the NWAACC Championship on Saturday, Nov. 9 in Battleground, Washington.
Women's soccer says goodbye to six sophomores
Six two-year sophomores played in their final home contest for the Gators Wednesday, Oct. 30 in the 1-6 defeat to Shoreline.
Captains Trisha White and Jamie Byarlay were joined with fellow sophomores Kayse Angel, Selena Mullins, Jordan Burton and Darien Cannon for one final effort at Wilson Playfields.
Head Coach Stu Snow presented each player with flowers and all were recognized for their two years of commitment to the Green River athletic program and their academic pursuits.
Volleyball hosts pivotal game Friday against Tacoma
With the playoffs in sight, the Green River volleyball team (4-5) faces a critical home contest this Friday night, Nov. 1, against Tacoma Community College (7-2) to stay in the hunt.
Gator Freshmen Danielle Saltarelli and Lisa Demick have maintained a steady influence on the team and will be prepared for the 7 p.m. battle.
Tacoma comes to the swamp ranked No. 8 in the NWAACC and on the heels of a four-set loss to Highline College. Attend the game here at Green River in the gymnasium and cheer our volleyball team to victory!