Barlow softball got the first beaming smile, but visiting Lakeridge got the last laugh as the Bruins bowed out in the opening round of the 2023 OSAA 6A Softball State Tournament.

No. 18 Lakeridge beat No. 15 Barlow 11-1 Monday, May 22.

Christopher Keizur is a reporter based in Gresham, Ore.