Shaun Scott

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                                Skyline 2014 graduate Crystal Anderson celebrates after her team (Claremont-Mudd-Scripps) won the NCAA Division-III volleyball national championship on Nov. 18, 2017 in Grant Rapids, Michigan.

Catching up with Crystal

Skyline 2014 graduate experiences thrill of winning national championship.

 

Eagles lose to Wildcats in KingCo 4A baseball contest

Issaquah offense struggles to get on track against Mount Si.

 

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                                Eastside Catholic Crusaders senior first baseman/designated hitter Bryson Beltran has the best batting average on his team through 10 games.

Beltran is pulverizing pitches at the plate for the Crusaders

Eastside Catholic senior will continue baseball career at Gonzaga in 2019.

 

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                                Issaquah Eagles midfielder Dawson Oen, left, controls the ball while being defended by Mount Si midfielder Jared Davies, right, in a matchup between KingCo 4A soccer teams on April 13.

Eagles boys soccer team earns shutout against Wildcats

Issaquah captures ninth win on soccer pitch.

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                                Issaquah Eagles midfielder Dawson Oen, left, controls the ball while being defended by Mount Si midfielder Jared Davies, right, in a matchup between KingCo 4A soccer teams on April 13.
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                                Issaquah Eagles softball player Athena Benjamin gets caught between the basepaths against the Mount Si Wildcats in a KingCo 4A contest on April 5. Mount Si defeated Issaquah, 6-4.

Eagles comeback bid falls just short against Wildcats

Issaquah nearly completes comeback.

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                                Issaquah Eagles softball player Athena Benjamin gets caught between the basepaths against the Mount Si Wildcats in a KingCo 4A contest on April 5. Mount Si defeated Issaquah, 6-4.
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior pitcher Torin Crockett said the Eagles goal during the 2018 season is to capture a Class 4A state championship this May.

Eagles’ hurler Crockett is poised on the hill

Issaquah baseball team is currently in first place in the KingCo 4A division.

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                                Issaquah Eagles senior pitcher Torin Crockett said the Eagles goal during the 2018 season is to capture a Class 4A state championship this May.
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                                Skyline Spartans shortstop Taylor Juenke, left, hustles to tag second base while Issaquah sophomore Kendal Gentzen slides into second base in a contest between KingCo 4A rivals on March 30 at Issaquah High School.

Spartans earn victory on the road against Eagles

Skyline fends off Issaquah rally.

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                                Skyline Spartans shortstop Taylor Juenke, left, hustles to tag second base while Issaquah sophomore Kendal Gentzen slides into second base in a contest between KingCo 4A rivals on March 30 at Issaquah High School.
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                                Issaquah Eagles first baseman Jared Jongejan prepares to receive a throw on a pickoff attempt from pitcher Torin Crockett in a game against the Mount Si Wildcats on March 28 at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue.

Eagles conquer rival Wildcats in showdown on the diamond

Issaquah pitcher Torin Crockett goes the distance on the hill.

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                                Issaquah Eagles first baseman Jared Jongejan prepares to receive a throw on a pickoff attempt from pitcher Torin Crockett in a game against the Mount Si Wildcats on March 28 at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue.
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                                Issaquah Eagles forward Jacob Barsher controls the ball while being guarded by Mount Si’s Inaki McCarthy in the first half of play. Issaquah defeated Mount Si 2-0 in overtime on March 24 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah.

Eagles remain undefeated on the soccer pitch

Issaquah senior Grant Williams takes charge in overtime.

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                                Issaquah Eagles forward Jacob Barsher controls the ball while being guarded by Mount Si’s Inaki McCarthy in the first half of play. Issaquah defeated Mount Si 2-0 in overtime on March 24 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah.
Stephanie Fox will be in her fourth season as head coach at Eastlake, her alma-mater. Fox was a member of the 2008 Eastlake team that captured a Class 4A state championship. Shaun Scott/staff photo

Eastlake squads looking to advance to playoffs

Eastlake softball squad will be one of the top teams in KingCo 4A division

Stephanie Fox will be in her fourth season as head coach at Eastlake, her alma-mater. Fox was a member of the 2008 Eastlake team that captured a Class 4A state championship. Shaun Scott/staff photo
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                                Skyline Spartans shortstop Taylor Juenke prepares to take a swing in the season opener against the Juanita Rebels on March 12 at Skyline High School in Sammamish. Juenke connected on a two-run homer in the bottom of the fifth inning. The Spartans defeated the Rebels 12-7.

Spartans softball and baseball teams have a tradition of success

Skyline softball team is looking to make impact in KingCo 4A action

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                                Skyline Spartans shortstop Taylor Juenke prepares to take a swing in the season opener against the Juanita Rebels on March 12 at Skyline High School in Sammamish. Juenke connected on a two-run homer in the bottom of the fifth inning. The Spartans defeated the Rebels 12-7.
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                                Eastside Catholic Crusaders junior pitchers Jacob Dalhstrom, left, and Will Armbruester, right, will be the Crusaders top two starting pitchers during the 2018 season. Dahlstrom has already committed to playing baseball at the University of Washington.

Eastside Catholic will be formidable in the Metro League

Crusaders baseball team is dominant on the diamond

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                                Eastside Catholic Crusaders junior pitchers Jacob Dalhstrom, left, and Will Armbruester, right, will be the Crusaders top two starting pitchers during the 2018 season. Dahlstrom has already committed to playing baseball at the University of Washington.
Issaquah Eagles catcher Mack Mahovlich, left, and third baseman/pitcher Justin Buckner, right, will be two of the topplayers in the KingCo 4A Conference during the 2018 season. Shaun Scott/staff photo

Eagles will be contenders in the KingCo 4A Conference

Issaquah baseball team is looking to have a breakthrough season

Issaquah Eagles catcher Mack Mahovlich, left, and third baseman/pitcher Justin Buckner, right, will be two of the topplayers in the KingCo 4A Conference during the 2018 season. Shaun Scott/staff photo
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                                The Eastlake Wolves girls basketball team captured fifth place at the Class 4A state tournament at the Tacoma Dome on March 3. The Wolves finished the 2017-18 season with an overall record of 24-4.

Wolves earn fifth place at Class 4A state tournament

Eastlake Wolves senior girls basketball players Gina Marxen and Cameron Edward were the final players to emerge from the locker room following the final contest… Continue reading

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                                The Eastlake Wolves girls basketball team captured fifth place at the Class 4A state tournament at the Tacoma Dome on March 3. The Wolves finished the 2017-18 season with an overall record of 24-4.
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                                Eastlake Wolves sophomore Keeli Burton scored a team-high 30 points and had 21 rebounds against the Woodinville Falcons in the Class 4A state semifinals. Burton scored 14 points in the fourth quarter.

Falcons defeat Wolves in overtime thriller in semifinals

With a berth in the Class 4A state championship game on the line, the Eastlake Wolves and Woodinville Falcons girls basketball teams played a game… Continue reading

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                                Eastlake Wolves sophomore Keeli Burton scored a team-high 30 points and had 21 rebounds against the Woodinville Falcons in the Class 4A state semifinals. Burton scored 14 points in the fourth quarter.
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                                The Eastside Catholic Crusaders boys basketball team earned fifth place at the Class 3A boys basketball state tournament on March 3 at the Tacoma Dome. The Crusaders finished the 2017-18 season with an overall record of 22-8.

Crusaders capture fifth place at Class 3A state tournament

The Eastside Catholic Crusaders boys basketball team unveiled an overall record of 2-2 at the Class 3A state tournament from Feb. 28 through March 3… Continue reading

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                                The Eastside Catholic Crusaders boys basketball team earned fifth place at the Class 3A boys basketball state tournament on March 3 at the Tacoma Dome. The Crusaders finished the 2017-18 season with an overall record of 22-8.
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                                Eastside Catholic Crusaders guard Shane Nowell drives to the hoop against the Garfield Bulldogs in the Class 3A state semifinals on March 2 at the Tacoma Dome. Garfield earned a 56-48 victory against Eastside Catholic.

Garfield defeats Eastside Catholic in Class 3A state semifinals

The Eastside Catholic Crusaders boys basketball team is on the verge of becoming a powerhouse in the Class 3A division. The Crusaders, who have a… Continue reading

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                                Eastside Catholic Crusaders guard Shane Nowell drives to the hoop against the Garfield Bulldogs in the Class 3A state semifinals on March 2 at the Tacoma Dome. Garfield earned a 56-48 victory against Eastside Catholic.
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                                Eastlake Wolves forward Mae Bryant scored 12 points and pulled down 12 rebounds against the Camas Papermakers on March 1 at Tacoma Dome. The Wolves captured a 58-27 victory against the Papermakers to clinch a berth in the Class 4A state semifinals.

Wolves cruise past Papermakers in Class 4A quarterfinals

The Eastlake Wolves girls basketball team couldn’t wait for their rematch against the Camas Papermakers. Eastlake dominated in all facets of the game en route… Continue reading

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                                Eastlake Wolves forward Mae Bryant scored 12 points and pulled down 12 rebounds against the Camas Papermakers on March 1 at Tacoma Dome. The Wolves captured a 58-27 victory against the Papermakers to clinch a berth in the Class 4A state semifinals.
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                                Eastside Catholic Crusaders freshman Jaylahn Tuimoloau, right, pulls down a rebound in the first round of the Class 3A state playoffs on Feb. 28 at the Tacoma Dome.

Crusaders keep their season alive with signature victory

A sterling effort on the defensive end of the floor propelled the Eastside Catholic Crusaders boys basketball to a victory against the Stanwood Spartans in… Continue reading

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                                Eastside Catholic Crusaders freshman Jaylahn Tuimoloau, right, pulls down a rebound in the first round of the Class 3A state playoffs on Feb. 28 at the Tacoma Dome.

Super Bowl Sunday tradition lives on

For the 11th consecutive year I hosted a Super Bowl shindig at my apartment. Super Bowl Sunday is one of my favorite days of the… Continue reading