FEDERAL WAY — Columbia River’s Kara Noftsker has battled asthma her entire life, yet the senior has been able to manage it and not let it slow her down.
At this time last year, the Camas girls soccer program was the No. 1 team in the nation and on its way to a Class 4A state title.
Camas rallied back from a two-touchdown deficit to take the lead in the fourth quarter, but a late interception proved costly in a 22-15 loss to Central Valley of Spokane Friday in the Class 4A state first-round.
Four different Camas girls soccer players scored goals in the first 21 minutes of a must-win game to return to the state tournament. The Papermakers delivered five more goals in the second half to turn the Todd Beamer Titans away, 9-0, at Doc Harris Stadium Nov. 2.
Seven Camas and four Washougal girls swimmers are on their way to the state championship meet Friday and Saturday, at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.
The Camas High School cross country runners brought home two team trophies from the state championship meet Saturday, at the Sun Willows Golf Course in Pasco.