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Sammamish’s Hirai shines during event finals

Sammamish’s Hirai shines during event finals

Aiko Hirai won vault and bars at the state gymnastics meet on Feb. 21.

Sammamish’s Hirai shines during event finals
Newport girls basketball displays toughness in loss to Issaquah

Newport girls basketball displays toughness in loss to Issaquah

The Knights fell to the Eagles, 61-35, in a loser-out district playoff game on Feb. 18.

Newport girls basketball displays toughness in loss to Issaquah
Epp and Lopez shine at Mat Classic XXXII

Epp and Lopez shine at Mat Classic XXXII

Bellevue Christian’s DeAunte Epp took fifth and Newport’s Keir Lopez placed sixth in their respective weight classes at the 1A and 4A state tournaments on… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2020
Epp and Lopez shine at Mat Classic XXXII

Totems fly past competition to win first-ever state swim title

The Sammamish boys swim and dive team won its first 2A state swim title in school history, beating out Anacortes 334-289.5 on Feb. 22 at… Continue reading

  • Feb 23, 2020

Local gymnasts qualify for state meet

Bellevue-area gymnasts competed at the 2A/3A District 2 gymnastics meet on Feb. 15 at Ballard High School. Sammamish finished second in the team competition (179.525)… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2020

Bellevue-area wrestlers qualify for state

Four Bellevue-area wrestlers qualified for the Mat Classic on Feb. 21-22 at the Tacoma Dome. Interlake’s Carson Fricke (106, third at 3A regionals), Newport’s Keir… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2020
Newport girls set to take on Issaquah tonight at districts

Newport girls set to take on Issaquah tonight at districts

Playing aggressive basketball every single quarter will be a vital part of the game plan for Newport’s girls as they enter the next phase of… Continue reading

Newport girls set to take on Issaquah tonight at districts
Saints fall to Islanders in KingCo championship

Saints fall to Islanders in KingCo championship

Interlake boys lost 61-36 to Mercer Island in the 3A KingCo tournament championship on Feb. 11.

Saints fall to Islanders in KingCo championship
Bellevue boys keep season alive with win over Lake Washington

Bellevue boys keep season alive with win over Lake Washington

The Wolverines booked a spot in district tournament with 48-40 win on Feb. 11.

Bellevue boys keep season alive with win over Lake Washington
Bellevue girls rally past Interlake

Bellevue girls rally past Interlake

Wolverines erased double-digit halftime lead to advance in loser-out game.

Bellevue girls rally past Interlake
Newport gymnasts finish fourth at 4A KingCo/District meet

Newport gymnasts finish fourth at 4A KingCo/District meet

Bencke finishes first in the all-around, with Nilsen in second.

  • Feb 11, 2020
Newport gymnasts finish fourth at 4A KingCo/District meet
Bellevue girls claw their way into league tournament

Bellevue girls claw their way into league tournament

The Wolverines defeated Mercer Island, 27-24, in a tiebreaker.

Bellevue girls claw their way into league tournament
Bellevue boys drop regular-season finale to Mercer Island

Bellevue boys drop regular-season finale to Mercer Island

The Bellevue boys basketball team lost a tightly-contested game to Mercer Island, 52-48, on Feb. 7. The two rivals were tied at 48 with two… Continue reading

  • Feb 11, 2020
Bellevue boys drop regular-season finale to Mercer Island
Knights advance to district basketball tournament

Knights advance to district basketball tournament

Newport girls go 1-1 at league tournament to earn No. 6 seed in Wes-King tournament.

Knights advance to district basketball tournament

Sammamish gymnastics has success at KingCo championships

The Sammamish gymnastics team finished second as a team at the 2A/3A KingCo Championship meet on Feb. 6 at Sammamish High School. The Totems put… Continue reading

  • Feb 7, 2020
Bellevue wrestling team flips the script

Bellevue wrestling team flips the script

After struggling in the past, the Wolverines are finding success on the mat.

Bellevue wrestling team flips the script
Wolverines fall short against Kangaroos

Wolverines fall short against Kangaroos

The Bellevue boys basketball team fell to the Lake Washington Kangaroos by a score of 73-68 on Jan. 28. The Wolverines are currently fourth in… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2020
Wolverines fall short against Kangaroos
Newport JV gymnasts finish first at Skyline JV Invitational

Newport JV gymnasts finish first at Skyline JV Invitational

The Newport JV gymnastics team finished first as a team at the Skyline JV Invitational on Jan. 25 with a score of 136. The Knights… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2020
Newport JV gymnasts finish first at Skyline JV Invitational
Green resigns as head football coach at Bellevue Christian

Green resigns as head football coach at Bellevue Christian

Todd Green will leave the program to focus on family after seven seasons as head coach.

Green resigns as head football coach at Bellevue Christian
Manchester uses his experience to dominate on the mat

Manchester uses his experience to dominate on the mat

Interlake senior Luke Manchester hoping to return to Mat Classic in February.

Manchester uses his experience to dominate on the mat