LW’s Gockel wins district javelin competition

  • Monday, May 21, 2018 11:17am
  • Sports
Brady Gockel

Brady Gockel

Lake Washington’s Brady Gockel set a personal record in winning the 3A District 2 javelin competition on May 16 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in West Seattle.

He threw a 178-09 to help lead the Kang boys to the team title. He is ranked second in the 3A state standings.

Gockel, who also won KingCo with a 177-02 the week before, qualifies for state with a host of other Kirkland athletes on May 24-26 at Mount Tahoma High in Tacoma.

Last year, the state competitor’s high mark was 164-1 and he won KingCo with a 161-11.

More in Sports

Lake Washington, Juanita runners make an impact on the course

Bailey takes first for Kangs at Marymoor.

A stalemate on the soccer field

Lake Washington, Bellevue battle to 2-2 draw.

Purohit feels at home in Lake Washington’s top singles spot

Kang senior and partner Suko won 3A state doubles tourney last season

Juanita earns victory over Inglemoor, 28-21 / Football

Juanita beat Inglemoor, 28-21, and Redmond defeated Lake Washington, 10-7, in football… Continue reading

Kangs, Rebels compete on the links

Lake Washington won its second straight boys golf match to start the… Continue reading

Juanita and Lake Washington volleyballers are determined to win

Both squads sport new coaches this season

Juanita, Lake Washington lose on Friday / Football

It was a rough night for local football squads as Mountain View… Continue reading

Local lacrosse lads shine for West squad

Kirkland lacrosse players (left to right) Bode Maurer, Vin Maxwell and Gage… Continue reading

Christina Minor makes a play at second as Bella Ely stands by. Courtesy of workmac-LLSWS
Kirkland knocks past Canada in World Series

Locals to play in quarterfinals on Monday

Kirkland slugged away for 15 hits against Prague. Courtesy of workmac-LLSWS
Kirkland knocks off Prague, 15-0, in World Series

Kirkland keeps rolling in the Little League Softball World Series. Ashlyn Cook… Continue reading