Gig Harbor’s Lily Paulson (12) and Brielle Schneider (13) go up for a header in the second half. Gig Harbor played Kamiakin in a soccer match at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup, Wash., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018.
Gig Harbor’s Lily Paulson (12) and Brielle Schneider (13) go up for a header in the second half. Gig Harbor played Kamiakin in a soccer match at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup, Wash., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. Joshua Bessex joshua.bessex@gateline.com
Gig Harbor’s Lily Paulson (12) and Brielle Schneider (13) go up for a header in the second half. Gig Harbor played Kamiakin in a soccer match at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup, Wash., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. Joshua Bessex joshua.bessex@gateline.com

Lauren Smith has been a high school sports reporter at The News Tribune and The Olympian since 2015. She also assists with coverage of professional and college sports. She is a graduate of the University of Washington and Emerald Ridge High School.