DRIVING FORCE---La Conner’s Justine Benson scored points for the Lady Braves and with Associated Press sportswriters this past season. The AP writers named Benson, a senior shown above in action at the Hardwood Classic in Spokane last month, to their first unit 2B Girls’ All-State Basketball Team. Benson finished as the all-time Lady Braves scoring leader. – Photo by Lauren Reynolds
There was no question Justine Benson was one of the best players at the 2B Girls Hardwood Classic in Spokane last month.
Nor was there any doubt in the minds of Associated Press sportswriters that the La Conner High standout was among the top hoop talents statewide through the entire 2019-20 season. Wednesday, April 8, 2020
The sands of time have been kind to Cora Kellerman. A trained electrical engineer, the 29-year-old former La Conner High and Eastern Washington University volleyball standout now plugs into office hours on southern California beaches. Friday, December 27, 2019
A young La Conner High team knew it would need some luck to upset State-ranked Napavine in a non-conference grid clash at Whittaker Field. But the game was played on Friday the 13th. Enough said. Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Youth will be served. But a senior’s serves led the way for the La Conner High volleyball team last week. Madison Wilson delivered 36-of-39 service attempts, recording 16 aces, to help lead the Lady Braves to straight-sets victories over conference foes Concrete and Mount Vernon Christian. Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Matty Lagerwey is leading the way. The La Conner High junior middle blocker was named recipient of a Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) Athlete of the Week award for her play at the Mount Vernon Invitational Tournament and in recent NW2B matches. Wednesday, October 18, 2017