Joel Willits

Three BCC MLB draftees sign contracts with teams

Three of the four current and former BCC baseball players selected in the 2008 Major League Baseball draft have signed with their teams, according to BCC head coach Mark Yoshino.


Area track champions repeat; BCS girls win team title

A thrilling weekend on the track culminated in both area champions repeating, and the Bellevue Christian girls capturing the 1A state team title.Both Robert Hintz… Continue reading


Bellevue wrestling back on the map

It's not hard to figure out why Bellevue High's wrestling team has managed to make a comeback in the last two seasons. In fact, Bellevue… Continue reading


Bellevue College golf wins NWAACC title | Bulldogs spring wrapup

The Bellevue College men's golf team took first place at the NWAACC Golf Championship tournament played at Gold Mountain Golf Club in Bremerton on May 23-24. Bellevue freshman KC Chang’s eight-under-par on Monday was the deciding factor, easing BC into the win over the Spokane team who was only one stroke behind the Bulldogs, having closed the gap after being seven strokes behind at the close of play Sunday.

UW Spring Game a glimpse of things to come

UW's spring game was a glimpse into the new regime.

Interlake Saints dominate Crossroads Cup | Prep Football

Sammamish opened up the 2008 Crossroads Cup with a huge play. They ended the first-half with another. Unfortunately, what happened between those plays ultimately doomed them and sent the team to another loss against Interlake.

Issaquah Triathlon participant will use a limb for each leg

Seven months of training and three prosthetic legs help Ed and Linda Stroull reach their goal of the Issaquah Triathlon.

Area champions repeat; BCS girls win team title

A thrilling weekend on the track culminated in both area champions repeating, and the Bellevue Christian girls capturing the 1A state team title.Both Robert Hintz… Continue reading

UW grants Savannah his release

The University of Washington announced Tuesday that the UW athletic department has granted junior linebacker E.J. Savannah’s request to contact other schools regarding a transfer.

Prep Roundup, Oct. 5

Boys Cross CountryOct. 3Tomahawk Twilight InvitationalAt Cedarcrest Golf Course, Marysville (3.1 miles)Team scores - 1, Inglemoor 101; 2, Kentwood 117; 3, Cascade 120; 4, Mercer… Continue reading

Bellevue blasts Bothell 38-19

Don’t blame Bothell for seeing blue Friday night. It was everywhere.

Week 5 Reporter Newspapers Basketball Poll

The Reporter Newspapers basketball poll is voted on by sportswriters from various Reporter Newspapers from around the state.Class 4A boys1. Federal Way (7-0)2. Jackson (7-0)3.… Continue reading

Tracksters shine at Bellevue City Meet

Track and field athletes shine at Bellevue City Meet, held May 7 at Sammamish High School.

Bellevue football squads face conference, rivalry shakeups in ’08

When high school football kicked off Thursday night, it began a new era for the sport in the city of Bellevue. For the first time in, well, since anyone can remember, conference shakeups have tossed aside familiar foes and fierce rivalries.

Bellevue dominates KingCo Championships

Thanks to several strong individual performances, the Bellevue boys and girls cross country teams swept the conference championships Oct. 22 at Lake Sammamish State Park. The Bellevue boys dominated the competition, beating second-place Mercer Island by 46 points.

Bellevue grapplers to wrestle in college

Bellevue wrestling coach Tom Ovens announced Tuesday that Jin Hong Park and Erik Ovens will wrestle collegiately next season. Hong Park will attend Johns Hopkins University and will wrestle for the Blue Jays, while Erik Ovens will wrestle for the Orediggers at the Colorado School of Mines.

Sounders partner with Washington Youth Soccer

Seattle Sounders FC and Washington Youth Soccer have partnered to integrate new programs into the youth soccer development system in Washington State. The new programs… Continue reading

Plunkett earns GNAC honors Plunkett earns GNAC honors

Natty Plunkett, who helped the Newport girls cross country team to a 2007 state title, has been named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Female Athlete of the Year for her efforts on the Seattle Pacific University cross country team.

Bellevue College women’s soccer reaches NWAACC semifinals

The Bellevue College women's soccer team advanced to the NWAACC semifinals for the first time in school history with a 3-2 win over Chemeketa on… Continue reading

Proudfoot appointed to position with PNJGA

The Pacific Northwest Junior Golf Association (PNJGA) is has appointed Brandon Proudfoot as Executive Director of Educational Planning.Proudfoot comes to the PNJGA with an in-depth… Continue reading