Prep highlights: La Center soccer beats Toledo in battle for first place in Trico



Alex Firl scored three goals and added one assists as the La Center boys soccer team beat Toledo/Winlock 5-1 in an early showdown in the Trico League.

With the victory, La Center improved to 5-0 in the Trico League, with Toledo/Winlock falling to 4-1.

Colton Arends and Jordan Vazquez-Hunt also added goals for the Wildcats.

Stars of the day

  • Josh Balsiger, Seton Catholic soccer, scored two goals and assisted on the other two in a 4-3 win over King’s Way Christian.
  • Jason Bracken, Prairie boys track and field, won the shot put, discus and javelin in the Falcons’ win over Hudson’s Bay.
  • Taylor Hartley, Battle Ground golf, and Jennae LeComte, Mountain View golf, both shot 4-over-par 40s to share medalist honors in Battle Ground’s win at The Cedars.
  • Joel Aguilar, Prairie soccer, scored two goals in the Falcons’ win over Fort Vancouver.