Sports

Washington Xtreme does well in tourney

Washington Xtreme 94 select, a fastpitch team with Eastside players, finished fifth out of 52 teams in the Triple Crown National Championships in Park City, Utah on July 14-19.

  • Aug 1, 2008

Museum to recreate historic hydro

A group of Seattle businessmen plan to construct a full size running replica of Bill Boeing Jr’s hydroplane, Miss Wahoo.

  • Aug 1, 2008

When the Summer Olympics start, will you be watching? | Joel Willits

We’re a mere six days away from the opening ceremonies of the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China and I’ve got one question for you: are you excited?

  • Aug 1, 2008

Sammamish’s Wink commits to NIU

David Wink of Sammamish High School has accepted a full-ride scholarship to play men’s basketball at Northern Illinois University, according to Totem’s head basketball coach Wes Newton.

  • Jul 30, 2008

Baseball club sets tryouts

Tryouts for Sandy Koufax 13U and 14U teams and 15U Mickey Mantle teams will be held soon for the 2009 season.

  • Jul 29, 2008

Interlake to host elite football camp

Interlake High School will play host to the Jason Gesser Elite Quarterback and Skills Position summer camp on August 2 and 3.

  • Jul 29, 2008

Super Bowl champion to sign books

Fans who attend this weekend’s Puget Sound Titans semi-pro football game at Newport High School will have the opportunity to mingle with a Super Bowl champion.

  • Jul 29, 2008

Lakeside snags state berth

Tired, worn down, out of gas.

  • Jul 29, 2008

Newcastle Golf Club experience is one to remember

It’s no secret golf is a thriving pastime in the Pacific Northwest. With that in mind this reporter has set out to give a glimpse into the courses that dot the landscape of our community, reviewed through the eyes of a true amateur. Up first: The Golf Club at Newcastle.

  • Jul 29, 2008

Seahawk Bobby Engram’s daughter gives focus in battle against sickle cell anemia

Fast. Tough. Reliable. These are the traits Bobby Engram possesses on the football field, the traits that helped the wide receiver lead the Seahawks last season in receptions and receiving yards. The same traits that allow a 35-year-old man to continue to excel in a young man’s game, to become the team’s most valuable receiving threat.

Golf: Where do you need the most practice? | Steve Wozeniak

First of all, can you really “beat the course” from tee to green? Most golfers spend the bulk of their practice time on long shots . . . full swings.

Bellevue Dragons take another tournament

The Bellevue Dragons recently won the Pony League North Sectional Tournament held in Maltby, Wash., for their third-straight tournament title.

  • Jul 25, 2008

Seahawks Burning Questions: Defense | Joel Willits

In our first glance at the Seahawks upcoming year, I focused on the offense. Now, I’ll take a look at some of the issues facing the defensive side of the ball.

  • Jul 25, 2008

Bellevue Reporter Recreation Calendar | July 23

Kingsgate Ice Arena in Kirkland for adults or youth to learn to ice skate or enhance the skills of experienced skaters for ice hockey or figure skating, 14326 124 Avenue, N.E. Visit www.kingsgateskatingclub.org or 425-821-7133, ext. 5.

  • Jul 24, 2008

Bellevue West Little League advances to state tourney

With a 3-1 victory over Snoqualmie Valley North Little League in the District 9 championship game on July 12, Bellevue West Little League advanced to the Junior baseball state tournament in Mt. Vernon.

  • Jul 24, 2008

Bellevue’s Ben Johnson moves to AAA

The following is a listing of players with Bellevue ties playing professional baseball. If you know a player who should be added to the list, please call Joel Willits at 425-453-5045 or e-mail him at jwillits@reporternewspapers.com.

Boys and Girls Club awards Bellevue athletes

The Boys and Girls club of Bellevue gave out its annual awards at the July 16 board meeting, recognizing several young Bellevue athletes.

  • Jul 22, 2008

Bellevue Dragons capture Pony tourney title

The 10U Bellevue Dragons Pony League team swept opponents from Spokane, Portland and Seattle on the way to winning the West Seattle Pony tournament championship the weekend of July 12-14.

  • Jul 22, 2008

BCC’s Reid leaps through Mariners farm system

A month into his professional baseball career, Brad Reid has learned one thing: you need to have a short memory to succeed as a pitcher in pro ball. After appearing in only one game with the Peoria Mariners of the Arizona League, the Seattle Mariners’ rookie team, Reid was called up to the High Desert Mavericks, the M’s Class A advanced team in the California League.