Joel Willits

Tuesday Night Stars

1. Race Sciabica, Bellevue boys soccer: Sciabica had a goal and two assists in Bellevue's 5-1 win over Interlake.2. Bellevue Boys Lacrosse team: Netted 12… Continue reading

2010 All-Bellevue Reporter Football Team

The All-Bellevue Reporter football team is selected by the editorial staff of the Bellevue Reporter in conjunction with various sports reporters from our other local… Continue reading

Interlake game change; Saints at home tonight against Hazen

Interlake will no longer travel to play Ingraham tonight, instead hosting Hazen High School of Renton at 7 p.m. in Bellevue.Ingraham was forced to forfeit… Continue reading

State playoffs sports chat | Wednesday, 2 p.m.

We'll be holding a live sports chat with various reporters from the area to talk about all the state playoffs. Join us at 2 p.m.… Continue reading

Colton Christian signs with Tulane

Colton Christian, a 6-foot-7 former Bellevue Wolverines basketball player, has signed with Tulane University as part of its class of 2010-2011.

Bellevue’s Wes Warren accepts coaching position with Montana Western

Bellevue defensive coordinator Wes Warren has accepted a coaching position with the University of Montana Western, an NAIA school in Dillon, Mont. Warren, who just finished his 12th season on Bellevue's staff, will be the team's linebackers/special teams coordinator and recruiting coordinator. "I kind of realized a couple years ago that I enjoyed coaching so much that if I didn't make a lot of money in the profession, I'd still be happy," Warren said. "I told that to Butch [Goncharoff, Bellevue's coach] a couple years ago and decided to do one more year because of the kids."

Interlake wins Crossroads Cup

As his quarterback Matt Malos sprinted towards the goal line after yet another unbelievable play, Interlake coach Sheldon Cross ran down the sidelines and yelled… Continue reading

Sportsmanship still alive in Bellevue West Little League

After the Bellevue West Little League Dukes-2 championship game, there were no tears to be found.

Seafair Marathon runners will cross 520 bridge on foot this year

If you plan on running in this years Seafair Marathon on June 29, don’t forget sunscreen, good running shoes, and perhaps a life jacket. Participants in this years installment of the Seafair Marathon will receive a rare treat — a chance to cross the 520 floating bridge on foot, something that hasn’t been done in a race since 1984.

Bellevue fencers head to Summer Nationals

Four Bellevue youths will attempt to medal in the Fencing Summer Nationals, which begins Saturday in Atlanta, Ga. Austin Li, Jonathan Li, Alina Marshall and Conor Beckerman will be among the more than 6,000 fencers competing in the tournament that runs until July 13.

Interlake rolls in season opener

Sophomore quarterback Matt Malos leads Saints to 1-0 start for the first time since 2005

Bellevue College women have found chemistry

As the Bulldog women gear up for round two of North Division play, coach Brent Hermanson can be happy of one thing: his players have… Continue reading

Lakeside Recovery wins sixth state title; will roll to Regionals

As the heat in region rose to record temperatures, there was nothing to cool down the Lakeside Recovery Senior Legion baseball club. The team, composed of Newport, Skyline and Issaquah players, rolled through the Senior Legion State Tournament, capturing its sixth state title and a Regional Tournament bid with an 8-0 win over Yakima Pepsi Pak in the championship game Wednesday night at Heidelberg Park in Tacoma.

Bellevue boys use Bright’s boost to beat Sammamish | Prep Basketball

Bellevue coach Chris O'Connor was just hoping his team would have enough energy Tuesday night against Sammamish following Monday's late-night loss to No. 2 Enumclaw.For… Continue reading

Wednesday Night Stars

1. Alex Bielaski, Bellevue baseball: Bielaski struck out five hitters in only two innings of work in Bellevue's 7-2 win over Interlake.2. Brandon Andreini, Newport… Continue reading

April 30 Sports Scoreboard

BOYS SOCCERRoosevelt 3, Bellevue 0Tolga Dilek scored twice to help Roosevelt to a 3-0 non-league victory over Bellevue. Nick Drummond also scored for the Roughriders… Continue reading

Bellevue’s Brett Mennella earns All-America honors | Lacrosse

Bellevue's Brett Mennella has been named to the 2010 U.S. Lacrosse High School All-America team. Mennella, a senior attacker, leads Bellevue with 43 goals and 16 assists. His 43 goals are fourth in the state.

Interlake girls win Burien Holiday Classic | Prep Report

Dec. 29Girls basketballInterlake 54, Highline 24Sarah Anderegg scored 25 points to help Interlake win the Burien Holiday Classic with a 54-24 win over highline.Anderegg was… Continue reading

Kudos to Fourth and fireworks

Finally, a sport that doesn’t disappoint.

Area state champions

The following area athletes won spring state titles:TrackRobert Hintz, Bellevue (3A javelin)Jasmine Cho, Newport (4A 400 meters)Terra Oldham, Bellevue Christian (1A 300 meter hurdles)Kent Schmuland,… Continue reading