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Knights softball team dominates on senior day

Newport junior pitcher Hanako Hirai tosses a no-hitter in home finale.

 

Interlake Saints third baseman Charlie Galanti throws a Mercer Island runner out after fielding a ground ball. Mercer Island defeated Interlake, 11-0, on April 17 in Bellevue. Photo courtesy of Jim Nicholson

Saints lose to Islanders on the diamond

Mercer Island continues its hot streak.

 

Simply sensational!

Tiger Woods’ improbable victory resonates across America.

 

Bellevue’s Zhang notches Drive, Chip and Putt title

Angela Zhang, 9, of Bellevue won the Girls 7-9 division at the Drive, Chip and Putt National Finals on April 7 at Augusta National the… Continue reading

  • Apr 15, 2019
Bellevue junior Carson Wachter, left, carries the ball upfield while being chased by Interlake senior Cameron Rao in a matchup between 3A KingCo soccer rivals on April 10 in Bellevue. Wachter scored one goal in Bellevue’s 4-0 victory. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Ault-Justus

Wolverines shutout Saints on the soccer field

The Bellevue Wolverines cruised to a 4-0 victory against the Interlake Saints on April 10 in Bellevue. Bellevue players recording goals against Interlake consisted of… Continue reading

  • Apr 11, 2019
Bellevue junior Carson Wachter, left, carries the ball upfield while being chased by Interlake senior Cameron Rao in a matchup between 3A KingCo soccer rivals on April 10 in Bellevue. Wachter scored one goal in Bellevue’s 4-0 victory. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Ault-Justus
Bellevue Christian Vikings senior boys basketball player Ken West announced on Twitter on April 1 that he will continue his basketball career at Azusa Pacific University. Azusa Pacific is a Division II University that is located 27 miles from downtown Los Angeles. Shaun Scott, staff photo

West will continue hoops career on West Coast

Bellevue Christian basketball star announces his commitment.

Bellevue Christian Vikings senior boys basketball player Ken West announced on Twitter on April 1 that he will continue his basketball career at Azusa Pacific University. Azusa Pacific is a Division II University that is located 27 miles from downtown Los Angeles. Shaun Scott, staff photo
Mount Si Wildcats alumnus Maddy Trout is thriving in her sophomore season with the Bellevue Bulldogs softball program. Trout is batting .407 and has scored 22 runs in 27 games during the 2019 season thus far. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Trout is thriving on the softball field

Mount Si graduate is pulverizing the ball at the plate.

Mount Si Wildcats alumnus Maddy Trout is thriving in her sophomore season with the Bellevue Bulldogs softball program. Trout is batting .407 and has scored 22 runs in 27 games during the 2019 season thus far. Shaun Scott, staff photo
The Bellevue Wolverines girls badminton team has put together a formidable overall record of 7-0 during the 2019 season thus far. The Wolverines, who have won the KingCo badminton tournament in early May for the past two consecutive seasons, want to win the KingCo tourney for the third year in a row this May. Photo courtesy of Ben Puariea

Wolverines badminton squad is thriving

Bellevue is dominating at the net.

The Bellevue Wolverines girls badminton team has put together a formidable overall record of 7-0 during the 2019 season thus far. The Wolverines, who have won the KingCo badminton tournament in early May for the past two consecutive seasons, want to win the KingCo tourney for the third year in a row this May. Photo courtesy of Ben Puariea
The Newport Knights girls golf team has an overall record of 4-1 during early season action. Photo courtesy of Jeff Kent

Knights golf team is a contender in the 4A KingCo Conference

Newport starts off 2019 season with four consecutive victories.

The Newport Knights girls golf team has an overall record of 4-1 during early season action. Photo courtesy of Jeff Kent
Bellevue Wolverines senior Montana Jones attempts to lay down a bunt against the Mercer Island Islanders in the top of the second inning on April 3. Jones finished the game with four hits against the Islanders. Bellevue earned a 35-0 victory against Mercer Island. Photo courtesy of Jim Nicholson

Wolverines dominate Islanders in rivalry contest

Bellevue captures 10th victory of the 2019 season.

Bellevue Wolverines senior Montana Jones attempts to lay down a bunt against the Mercer Island Islanders in the top of the second inning on April 3. Jones finished the game with four hits against the Islanders. Bellevue earned a 35-0 victory against Mercer Island. Photo courtesy of Jim Nicholson

Bellevue native delves into story of Seattle’s 1917 Stanley Cup champs

Ticen will hold book signings in Redmond, U District.

Bellevue Bulldogs sophomore Tatum Dow has 10 home runs and 46 RBIs and is batting .554 through 25 games during the 2019 season thus far. Shaun Scott/staff photo

Dow delivers in the clutch for the Bulldogs

Issaquah 2016 grad is thriving on the softball field at Bellevue College.

Bellevue Bulldogs sophomore Tatum Dow has 10 home runs and 46 RBIs and is batting .554 through 25 games during the 2019 season thus far. Shaun Scott/staff photo
Mercer Island Islanders senior Dakota Promet, left, and Sammamish freshman Andrew Wilbert, right, battle for possession of the ball on March 26 at Sammamish High School. Mercer Island defeated Sammamish 1-0. Photo courtesy of Patrick Krohn/Patrick Krohn Photography

Totems display their resiliency in defeat against Islanders

Sammamish plays Mercer Island tough, but can’t score game-tying goal in second half.

Mercer Island Islanders senior Dakota Promet, left, and Sammamish freshman Andrew Wilbert, right, battle for possession of the ball on March 26 at Sammamish High School. Mercer Island defeated Sammamish 1-0. Photo courtesy of Patrick Krohn/Patrick Krohn Photography

A coveted goal is attained

Relentless work ethic pays dividends.

Interlake Saints senior forward Cameron Rao, who has scored two goals through the first two games of the 2019 season thus far, is in his fourth season on the Interlake varsity soccer program this spring. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Rao is a respected leader on the Saints soccer squad

Scoring goals comes naturally to Interlake senior.

Interlake Saints senior forward Cameron Rao, who has scored two goals through the first two games of the 2019 season thus far, is in his fourth season on the Interlake varsity soccer program this spring. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Goucher to conduct baseball camp in April

Former professional baseball player and Atlanta Braves scout Steve Goucher will conduct a spring break baseball camp from April 8-12 at the Hidden Valley Sports… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2019
Bellevue Wolverines junior midfielder Ryan Tobin, center, battles to keep control of the ball while Lake Washington’s Dominic Koester, right, tries to take the ball away. Bellevue defeated Lake Washington 1-0 on March 21 in Bellevue. Photo courtesy of Patrick Krohn/Patrick Krohn Photography

Wolverines boys soccer team earns third victory

The Bellevue Wolverines registered a 1-0 victory against the Lake Washington Kangaroos in a 3A KingCo matchup on March 21 at Bellevue High School. Bellevue… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2019
Bellevue Wolverines junior midfielder Ryan Tobin, center, battles to keep control of the ball while Lake Washington’s Dominic Koester, right, tries to take the ball away. Bellevue defeated Lake Washington 1-0 on March 21 in Bellevue. Photo courtesy of Patrick Krohn/Patrick Krohn Photography
Newport Knights junior shortstop Alexis Barashkoff is determined to lead her team back to the Class 4A state tournament for the second consecutive season on the softball field this spring. Barashkoff went 2-for-2 at the plate in a loss against the Bonney Lake Panthers on March 14. Shaun Scott, staff photo

The center of attention on the softball field

Newport junior shortstop Alexis Barashkoff wants her team to become a perennial powerhouse.

Newport Knights junior shortstop Alexis Barashkoff is determined to lead her team back to the Class 4A state tournament for the second consecutive season on the softball field this spring. Barashkoff went 2-for-2 at the plate in a loss against the Bonney Lake Panthers on March 14. Shaun Scott, staff photo
Newport Knights senior Alexis Khauv (pictured) hustles toward first base after laying down a bunt against the Bonney Lake Panthers on March 14 in Factoria. Photo courtesy of Patrick Krohn/Patrick Krohn Photography

Panthers defeat Knights in nonleague softball matchup

Bonney Lake earns road victory against Newport.

Newport Knights senior Alexis Khauv (pictured) hustles toward first base after laying down a bunt against the Bonney Lake Panthers on March 14 in Factoria. Photo courtesy of Patrick Krohn/Patrick Krohn Photography

Panthers Youth Rugby holds spring registration

Panthers Youth Rugby is holding spring registration for players in grades 1-12. To register, visit www.panthersyouthrugby.com. The action this spring will take place from 5-7… Continue reading

  • Mar 14, 2019