Kalama fans cheer in the first quarter. Kalama played Napavine in the WIAA 2B football state championship game at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Wash., on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018.
Kalama fans cheer in the first quarter. Kalama played Napavine in the WIAA 2B football state championship game at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Wash., on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018. Joshua Bessex joshua.bessex@gateline.com
Kalama fans cheer in the first quarter. Kalama played Napavine in the WIAA 2B football state championship game at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Wash., on Friday, Nov. 30, 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.