Eastside Catholic’s J.T. Tuimoloau celebrates a touchdown in the fourth quarter as the Bellevue Wolverines take on the Eastside Catholic Crusdaders during the state football semifinals at Pop Keeney Stadium in Bothell on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018.
Eastside Catholic’s J.T. Tuimoloau celebrates a touchdown in the fourth quarter as the Bellevue Wolverines take on the Eastside Catholic Crusdaders during the state football semifinals at Pop Keeney Stadium in Bothell on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018. Rebekah Welch The Seattle Times
Eastside Catholic’s J.T. Tuimoloau celebrates a touchdown in the fourth quarter as the Bellevue Wolverines take on the Eastside Catholic Crusdaders during the state football semifinals at Pop Keeney Stadium in Bothell on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018. Rebekah Welch The Seattle Times

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.