Veteran players lead Thurston

SPRINGFIELD – If one looks at the Thurston girls soccer roster, the number of veteran players jumps out. If you watch them play, that experience shows even more.

The Colts, ranked fourth in the state in Class 5A, have six seniors on the team, and they lead a disciplined, talented, explosive, and fun soccer team that is poised to make an impact in this year’s playoffs. 

“I think that it's always exciting when you have a team that you know is capable,” said Benton Canaga, Thurston head coach. “You know that they can . . .