Prep Baseball & Softball

Castro leads Meridian over Coupeville

Meridian’s softball team defeated Coupeville 3-1 on Monday, May 18, at Meridian High School.

Eve Castro earned the win for the Trojans in the circle and only allowed one hit.

Claire Burkett went 1 for 2 with an RBI and a double, Keana Waugh went 1 for 1 with an RBI and Castro went 1 for 1 at the plate.

“I’m proud of them because we ended up starting late and they kept their heads in it the whole time,” Meridian coach Megan Monaghan said in a phone interview. “And we ended up coming out with the win.”

Meridian will play Mount Baker next at 4 p.m. Thursday, May 21 in a Class 1A Bi-District Tournament at Janicki Fields.

Meridian 3, Coupeville 1 (5)


WP: Eve Castro. LP: McDranahan. Highlights: Meridian: Claire Burkett 1-2, 2B, RBI; Keana Waugh 1-1, RBI; Eve Castro 1-1.