Sports

Flying through the pool

Mount Si junior Nathan Harris competes in the 100 butterfly B final at the 4A state meet on Saturday at the King County Aquatics Center… Continue reading

  • Feb 17, 2019

 

Soccer and hockey take center stage on vacation / Sports Scene

When you’re on vacation, you might as well pack as many vital activities into your schedule as you can, right? Sometimes, the docket lengthens as… Continue reading

 

‘I just try to make sure our team stays positive’

North Creek’s Hudson makes the most of her senior year.

 

Hekker earns a Super Bowl record

Bothell alumnus boots nine punts in Super Bowl 53.

  • Feb 7, 2019
Inglemoor freshman Sofia Pequignot, right, attacks the basket while being guarded by Wildcats junior forward Molly Wilbourne, right, on Feb. 7 at Inglemoor High School in Kenmore. Photo courtesy of Patrick Krohn/Patrick Krohn Photography

Vikings earn win against Wildcats in loser-out playoff game

Inglemoor dominates final three quarters of play.

Inglemoor freshman Sofia Pequignot, right, attacks the basket while being guarded by Wildcats junior forward Molly Wilbourne, right, on Feb. 7 at Inglemoor High School in Kenmore. Photo courtesy of Patrick Krohn/Patrick Krohn Photography
North Creek Jaguars wrestler Matt Kendrick pinned Mount Si’s Sage Phelps in a mere 33 seconds in the 4A KingCo 170-pound championship match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Kendrick cruises to a 4A KingCo title in the 170-pound weight division

It didn’t take long for North Creek Jaguars senior wrestler Matt Kendrick to take care of business in the 4A KingCo 170-pound championship match. Kendrick… Continue reading

North Creek Jaguars wrestler Matt Kendrick pinned Mount Si’s Sage Phelps in a mere 33 seconds in the 4A KingCo 170-pound championship match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Bothell Cougars wrestler Jay Smith defeated Redmond’s George Matusevych 17-0 in the 4A KingCo wrestling tournament 182-pound championship match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Smith turns in a dominant performance in KingCo title match

Bothell Cougars senior 182-pound grappler Jay Smith is an imposing figure in the wrestling circle. Smith dominated in all facets, cruising to a 17-0 victory… Continue reading

Bothell Cougars wrestler Jay Smith defeated Redmond’s George Matusevych 17-0 in the 4A KingCo wrestling tournament 182-pound championship match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
North Creek Jaguars 138-pound grappler Hunter Tretyak defeated Eastlake’s Chris Hom 11-0 in 4A KingCo 138-pound championship match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Tretyak pitches a shutout in 4A KingCo championship match

When the clock finally hit zero at the conclusion of the third round, North Creek Jaguars 138-pound wrestler Hunter Tretyak couldn’t contain his excitement. Tretyak,… Continue reading

North Creek Jaguars 138-pound grappler Hunter Tretyak defeated Eastlake’s Chris Hom 11-0 in 4A KingCo 138-pound championship match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Basketball playoffs tip off for 4A KingCo boys and girls

The 4A KingCo girls basketball tournament tipped off Thursday night. In girls’ action, North Creek (7-6) beat Mount Si (5-8), 71-50, and Issaquah (6-7) beat… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019

Playing tough on both sides of the court

Inglemoor’s Troy shines wherever the ball bounces.

Eagles flying to state cheer competition

The Cedar Park Christian cheer squad will compete at the state event on Saturday at Battle Ground High. Top row from left to right: Julia… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2019

Give it your all in the playoffs and appreciate the moment / Sports Scene

Athletes and coaches have unveiled their best performances in the regular season, and now the postseason is upon us. Strap in tight and prepare for… Continue reading

‘Bothell is in the Super Bowl’

Local guy Hekker will punt (or throw one?) for the Rams.

Inglemoor boys team up to make their mark on the court

‘It’s just a really cool atmosphere.’

At long last, Edgar Martinez’s waiting game is over. Photo by clare_and_ben/Flickr

Edgar Martinez finally makes the Hall of Fame

In his last year on the ballot, the Mariner legend and greatest designated hitter of all time gets the Cooperstown call.

At long last, Edgar Martinez’s waiting game is over. Photo by clare_and_ben/Flickr

Hekker, Rams headed to Super Bowl

Bothell’s Johnny Hekker is headed to the Super Bowl with the Los Angeles Rams. The Bothell High graduate handled the snap and held the ball… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2019

North Creek gymnasts share bonds of friendship and hopes of continued state success

Jaguars took third last season and want to keep rising.

Sportswriter Shaun Scott and his friends Brian Walker and Tony Walker met NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal at Big Chicken restaurant in Las Vegas, Nevada on Nov. 24. Courtesy photo

A memorable Vegas trip

Sportswriter Shaun Scott meets one of the best NBA players to ever lace up sneakers.

Sportswriter Shaun Scott and his friends Brian Walker and Tony Walker met NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal at Big Chicken restaurant in Las Vegas, Nevada on Nov. 24. Courtesy photo

Vikings make a splash

Inglemoor’s Quinn McCloskey swims his way to victory in the 500 free in 4:59.57 against Lake Washington on Jan. 10 at Juanita Pool. Inglemoor’s Noah… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2019

Welcome to the 50 marathon club

Bothell’s Griffes runs and visits the sites in each U.S. state.