News and Announcements
No more optional workouts beginning 11/22 and continuing through the remainder of 2017! Take a break and enjoy your Thanksgiving and Holiday season. We will pick back up again after the the New Year.
|Now that classes have started the Falcons are excited to get the Optional Open Field Workouts underway! These will be every Wednesday from 1:30-3pm starting 9/13 on the WHS softball field. Contact Cheryl Varnet McGrath at firstname.lastname@example.org or Erin McGrath to get on the player/parent contact list.|
Borismetrics (Boris Prokop)
Dennis Fagan (provided "Hit it Here" banner)
Brian & Susan Lampe
Piedmond Direction Signs
Pizza Coop (Brian)
|The winning moment!|| KingCo 4A State Champions!
The Woodinville Falcons capped off their dream season by winning the 4A State Championship, finishing 26-0 and ranked fourth in the nation by both USA Today and Max Preps. The team was featured on local news stations KOMO 4 and King 5, and had numerous write-ups in the Seattle Times and Woodinvile Weekly. Our players received individual accolades as well. Senior Taylor Rhinehart was named the Gatorade Washington Player of the Year, USA Today's All-USA High School Softball 3rd team, and All KingCo 4A MVP, Taylor was also selected 1st team UP in 2016. Senior Lauryn Rhinehart was selected as a Seattle Times Star Times spring all area honoree and All KingCo 4A 1st team OF. Lauryn was also selected 1st team Pitcher in 2015 and 2016. Senior Jordyn Boyd was selected All KingCo 4A 1st Team DP, Jordyn was also selected 2nd team Catcher in 2016. Senior Olivia Riener was selected All KingCo 4A 2nd team 1B, Olivia was also selected 1st team 1B in 2016. Senior Gina Wyner was selected All KingCo 4A 2nd team 3B. Senior Paige Grover recieved All Kingco 4A Honorable Mention, Paige was also selected 1st team UP in 2016. Junior Erin McGrath recieved All Kingco 4A Honorable Mention. Sophomore Megan Taketa recieved KingCo 4A Honorable Mention, Megan was also selected 2nd team 2B in 2016. Sophomore Bailey Burger-Moore received All KingCo 4A Honorable Mention.
We congratulate all the of the members of this truly special team, the coaches that helped get them their Dani Weir, Kat Knowles, Mike Dale, and Mak Weir, and the parents and families that supported them along the way.
The Varsity Falcons finished their regular season 20-0 (14-0 Conference). Nationally they have held a steady 8th place in the USA Today Sports Super 25 Expert Rankings the last few weeks. In MaxPreps this week they are 9th place in the MaxPrep Xcellent 25 Writers' Poll (human based) and 59th place MaxPrep National ranking (computer based). The Seattle Times and Woodinville Weekly documented the Falcons' progress through the season. "Woodinville softball powers its way into Top 10 of national polls" was the headline for an April Seattle Times article. And Woodinville Weekly headlined two articles this week, "Falcons run the table, finish regular season 20-0" and "Special group of seniors savor end of prep careers" commemorating our 6 Seniors Jordyn Boyd, Paige Grover, Lauryn Rhinehart, Taylor Rhinehart, Olivia Riener, and Gina Wyner.
The regular season is documented on our Facebook Page with posts, photos from our LL clinic and other events, links to Mark Hatlen's Falcon game albums, and iScore Links to past games. The season is not over yet, with the KingCo Tournament this week, and with more games to be won!