Shaun Scott

Eagles fend off Knights rally

In the fourth quarter the Newport Knights boys basketball team cut the Issaquah Eagles lead to seven points on three different occasions. Issaquah then outscored… Continue reading

Knights lose to Eagles in KingCo contest

The second quarter ended up being the difference in a matchup between the Newport Knights and Issaquah Eagles girls basketball teams. The Eagles, which had… Continue reading

Totems lose to Islanders in basketball matchup

An evenly-matched game after the first quarter of play between the Mercer Island Islanders and Sammamish Totems boys basketball teams appeared to possess the attributes… Continue reading

Bellevue alum Budda Baker will enter NFL Draft

SPORTS ROUNDUP Bellevue grad Baker will enter 2017 NFL Draft University of Washington Huskies safety Budda Baker, who is a 2014 graduate of Bellevue High… Continue reading

Rodriguez is the Totems’ floor general

On the basketball court, the point guard position is the equivalent to a quarterback on a football team. The point guard controls the action and… Continue reading

2016: The year in the sports world on the Eastside

JANUARY Saints win KingCo 3A wrestling title A league championship title was on the line in a matchup between the Interlake Saints and Mercer Island… Continue reading

Bellevue Christian girls hoops team defeats Coupeville

SPORTS ROUNDUP GIRLS BASKETBALL Bellevue Christian remains undefeated The Bellevue Christian Vikings cruised to a 49-14 victory against Coupeville on Dec. 16. The Vikings (6-0)… Continue reading

Knights girls hoops team nabs KingCo 4A victory

A strong fourth quarter sealed a victory for the Newport Knights girls basketball team against the Mount Si Wildcats in a KingCo 4A matchup. The… Continue reading

Wildcats capture first win of season against Knights

For the first time during the 2016-17 season, the Mount Si Wildcats boys basketball team was victorious on the basketball court. Mount Si snapped a… Continue reading

Saints football player attains coveted award on gridiron

During the 2016 high school football season I had an opportunity to cover four Interlake Saints football games. The Saints, who finished the 2016 season… Continue reading

Vikings remain undefeated on the hardwood

Sports Roundup GIRLS BASKETBALL Vikings remain undefeated The Bellevue Christian Vikings registered a 35-29 win against Nooksack Valley in a low-scoring contest on Dec. 6.… Continue reading

Mercer Island defeats Sammamish in wrestling matchup

The Mercer Island wrestling team registered a convincing 69-6 victory against the Sammamish Totems in a battle of schools separated by a mere seven miles… Continue reading

Bellevue Bulldogs volleyball team earns seventh place at NWAC championships

Sports Roundup VOLLEYBALL Bulldogs earn seventh-place finish at NWAC championships The Bellevue Bulldogs captured a seventh-place finish at the Northwest Athletic Conference championships on Nov.… Continue reading

Wolverines defeat Eagles in season opener

The Class 3A 2015-16 state champions turned in a dominating performance in their first contest of the 2016-17 season against the Issaquah Eagles. The Bellevue… Continue reading

Lowering the boom in the low post

After a three-year hiatus, Max Tilden is finally back on the basketball court. Tilden, who attended Washington State University after graduating from Mercer Island High… Continue reading


Stingy defense combined with a goal scored in the third minute of play propelled the Bellevue Wolverines to a 1-0 victory against the Southridge Suns… Continue reading

A pillar between the posts

The old adage big time players make plays in big time games couldn’t be more true with regard to the performance of Bellevue Wolverines goalie… Continue reading

Wolverines advance to state soccer semifinals

Sports Roundup SOCCER Bellevue clinches berth in Class 3A state semifinals The Bellevue Wolverines defeated Roosevelt 1-0 in the Class 3A state soccer quarterfinals on… Continue reading

Wolverines capture second place at state tournament

A battle between the two top boys water polo programs in Washington lived up to expectations in the Puget Sound water polo state championship game… Continue reading

Bellevue Wolverines volleyball team clinches berth at state tournament

Sports Roundup VOLLEYBALL Wolverines capture fifth place at districts The Bellevue Wolverines went 3-1 at the Sea-King 3A district tournament from Nov. 3 through Nov.… Continue reading