Curtis’ Maceo Lewis defends Battle Ground’s Vincent McCormic (4) in the first quarter. Curtis played Battle Ground in a basketball game at Curtis High School in Tacoma, Wash., on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019.
Curtis’ Maceo Lewis defends Battle Ground’s Vincent McCormic (4) in the first quarter. Curtis played Battle Ground in a basketball game at Curtis High School in Tacoma, Wash., on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. Joshua Bessex joshua.bessex@gateline.com
Curtis’ Maceo Lewis defends Battle Ground’s Vincent McCormic (4) in the first quarter. Curtis played Battle Ground in a basketball game at Curtis High School in Tacoma, Wash., on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. 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.