KRKO Russell and Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month-March 2022-Alexis Slater-Mariner High School

Congratulations to our KRKO Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month for March 2022, senior pitcher Alexis Slater of the Mariner Marauders softball team. Alexis has had a great start to this season with a 6-1 record and a 2.18 ERA in 45 innings pitched with 80 strikeouts and just 10 walks; she batted .600 with a .643 on base percentage. In the Covid-shortened 2021 season Slater had 89 1/3 innings pitched; sported a 0.71 ERA with 190 strikeouts and just 21 walks. She also batted .415 for the month. She was named the area Softball Player of the Year by The Everett Herald. Alexis is committed to play at Western Washington University next season. Softball coach at Mariner High School is Nathan Beachy.

KRKO Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month-March 2022-Alexis Slater-Mariner Marauders

Tom Lafferty is the Sports Director at KRKO/KKXA Radio. He is a member of the Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame; the Snohomish High School Hall of Fame; the recipient of the Dave Duvall Award from the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association District One and the Joe Martin Award for Service to baseball's Northwest League. Tom Lafferty & Steve Willits are co-hosts of Prep Sports Weekly, Mondays at 7 pm on KRKO.