Sports

Newport takes third in water polo tournament

The Newport water polo team rebounded from a 8-5 semi-finals loss to Nordic of California to defeat the Storm from Canada 9-3 to take third place in the Siesta Tournament, held April 5-6 at the King County Aquatic Center.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Soccer round up

In a game between the top two teams in KingCo 3A, Skyline defeated Bellevue 2-1 on April 3rd to remain atop the conference standings.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Bill Perry built a special putter that lets people in rolling walkers still enjoy putting.

Golf + people = booming activity

What started out as a simple business venture combined with a passion for people and a love for golf has turned into a full-on boom for Bill Perry.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Bill Perry built a special putter that lets people in rolling walkers still enjoy putting.

Helping your brain play better golf

In today’s lesson we are re-running a popular article on the Interactive Metronome and how important this can be for golfers. Dr. Peter Jo is offering a free introductory session and $50 off your enrollment for mentioning this piece if you would like to get some help in this area.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Interlake catcher Spencer Nelson goes after a foul ball against Newport.

Eisenhauer goes the distance for Newport

His curveball wasn’t working, so Newport pitcher Nate Eisenhauer went with a different approach: a steady diet of fastballs.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Interlake catcher Spencer Nelson goes after a foul ball against Newport.

Masuda nets Hole-in-one

Hisayo Masuda hit a hole-in-one on April 8 at the Bellevue Municipal Golf Course. Masuda netted the 140-yard hole No. 3 with a 5-iron.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Prep Notebook

4/10

  • Jun 2, 2008

Reporter Stars of the Week

Brian Biccum, Sammamish soccer: Biccum scored both Totems goals in a 2-0 win against Liberty on April 11. Biccum has scored five goals in Sammamish’s last two games, both wins.

  • Jun 2, 2008

BASEBALL

Junior Jeff Melby hit a two-run homerun in the fifth inning to help break a 1-1 tie and pace Bellevue to a 6-1 victory against Interlake at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue on Wednesday, April 16.

  • Jun 2, 2008
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Viva the 12th hombre

By JOEL WILLITS

  • Jun 2, 2008
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SOFTBALL Newport 11, Bellevue 0

Thanks to a three-run fourth inning, the Totems staved off a late Interlake surge, and Sammamish defeated the Saints 4-3 to even up the season series at a game apiece.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Hasty, Savannah back with Huskies

After essentially being suspended for the first seven practices of spring ball by Washington head football coach Tyrone Willingham, it appears Bellevue High graduates E.J. Savannah and J.R. Hasty are back with the team.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Athletes of the Week

Girls

  • Jun 2, 2008

Prep Notebook

4/14

  • Jun 2, 2008

Aerating golf greens needs to be done

Since we aerated the greens this week at Bellevue Golf Course, let’s talk about why this has to be done. We do this twice per year, pull out the cores, shovel them off the green, and top-dress the green with sand to make it smooth again to putt on.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Rec Cal

The Recreation Calendar lists recreational and participation sports submitted by nonprofit organizations. Mail to: Recreation Calendar, Reporter Newspapers, 18080 NE 68th St. #A150 Redmond, WA 98052, fax to 425-867-0784 or e-mail to sports@reporternewspapers.com.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Newport’s Jacob Dance goes up to the ball as Skyline’s Edgar Esquivel

Offense to the rescue Bellevue 5, Interlake 0

Darryl Gonyea had to find some offense.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Newport’s Jacob Dance goes up to the ball as Skyline’s Edgar Esquivel

Wanted: Athletes of the Year

It’s hard to believe that the spring season is already beginning to wind down with a race to the playoffs. It seems like only yesterday I was preparing my summer football previews, yet here we are only two weeks away from spring sport playoffs.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Newport’s Will Pierce slides into home in a game against Bellevue.

Newport bats overpower Bellevue Sammamish 10, Interlake 5

Oregon State recruit Blake Gibbs blasted a two-run homerun in the fourth inning that made a 7-1 Newport lead seem insurmountable, as the Knights defeated Bellevue 11-2 at Bellevue High School on April 18.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Newport’s Will Pierce slides into home in a game against Bellevue.

Prep Notebook Level 9

4/17

  • Jun 2, 2008