Novikova cruises to districts

Nikole Novikova of Bellevue claimed the KingCo 3A singles title for the second time in her high school career, defeating Anissa Bryant-Swift of Sammamish 6-0, 6-3 in the championship match held at Skyline High School on May 5.

Bellevue Invitational results

At Bellevue High School

  • Jun 2, 2008

Bridging the gap with baseball

Baseball is a universal language.

Top-ranked Eastside Catholic falls

Fresh off a two-game sweep over former-No.1 ranked Bishop Blanchet to end the regular season and a 21-2 victory over Chief Sealth in the opening game of the Metro Tournament, Eastside Catholic was knocked out with two-consecutive losses, including a 8-6 loss to West Seattle on Friday at Chief Sealth High School.

When colleges come calling, how young is too young?

It used to be that the only thing high school underclassmen athletes had to worry about was getting a ride home after practice from an older teammate.

Issaquah tops Newport, again

Another Issaquah-Newport softball match-up, another Issaquah win by the slimmest of margins.

Skyline sinks Sammamish soccer

Kyle Anderson, Mitchell Kim and Riley McCoy all scored to help Skyline down Sammamish 3-0 to eliminate the Totems from post-season play.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Taiwo sweeps jumps at KingCo championships

Jeremy Taiwo of Newport won the high jump (6-4), long jump (21-8 1/2) and the triple jump (47-3) at the 2008 KingCo Track Championships on Friday, May 9 at Liberty High School.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Sammamish Rowers win big

The Sammamish Rowing Association captured the title of Regatta Champions at the Brentwood Regatta, the largest regatta west of the Mississippi River, on April 25-27.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Interlake, Newport and EC golfers headed to state

Bellevue-area schools will be well-represented at the Class 3A golf state tournament thanks to a strong performance at the SeaKing District 2 tournament at Riverbend Golf Course on May 12.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Seahawks facility on schedule

For years, Seahawks fans have missed out on one of the rites of summer that die-hard fans of other NFL teams have been able to enjoy: Watching their team practice at training camp.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Eastside FC 91 boosted by Bellevue quartet

Opponents one day, teammates the next.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Gaining distance, accuracy just a heavy club away

All golfers love the feeling of a solid, well-struck shot. Hitting the ball as far or past your playing partners is a goal I hear quite often from people who come in for help because their drives lack distance.

Bellevue girls lacrosse in state title match today

Thanks to two big games from Merielle Moffatt and Conley Nemyre, the Bellevue Wolverines girls lacrosse team has battled its way into the state championship match, today at 4:30 p.m.

  • Jun 2, 2008

DeCastro puts up state-best mark in shot put

David DeCastro of Bellevue exploded for a state-best throw of 58 feet, 4 inches to win the shot put at the SeaKing 3A District championships Wednesday at the Southwest Athletic Complex in West Seattle.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Bellevue tracksters punch state tickets

More Bellevue-area track and field athletes qualified for state in the second day of the SeaKing 3A District meet, held at the Southwest Athletic Complex on May 16.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Bellevue lacrosse falls to Snohomish in title game

Saryre Creighton scored four goals and Mikaela Trott and Meaghan Hess each added three as Snohomish defeated Bellevue 13-3 at Memorial Stadium in Seattle on May 16 to capture the girls Varsity B lacrosse state championship.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Trouble abound for athletes in the limelight

All over the sports landscape, closets threaten to overflow with skeletons and dirty laundry.