Union’s Lincoln Victor (5) escapes a tackle by Lake Steven’s Drew Carter (80). Union played Lake Stevens in the WIAA 4A football state championship game at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018.
Union’s Lincoln Victor (5) escapes a tackle by Lake Steven’s Drew Carter (80). Union played Lake Stevens in the WIAA 4A football state championship game at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018. Joshua Bessex joshua.bessex@gateline.com
Union’s Lincoln Victor (5) escapes a tackle by Lake Steven’s Drew Carter (80). Union played Lake Stevens in the WIAA 4A football state championship game at the Tacoma Dome in Tacoma, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 1, 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.