Shaun Scott

Issaquah Eagles shortstop Tyler Reese, left, and second baseman Joseph DePalo turn a game-saving double play in the top of the sixth inning with the bases loaded. Issaquah defeated Ingelmoor 2-0 on April 12 in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Eagles shut out Vikings on the diamond

Issaquah hurler Tyler Odegard tosses a one-hitter against Inglemoor.

Issaquah Eagles shortstop Tyler Reese, left, and second baseman Joseph DePalo turn a game-saving double play in the top of the sixth inning with the bases loaded. Issaquah defeated Ingelmoor 2-0 on April 12 in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Issaquah Eagles pitcher Brady Liddle is a huge fan of the Philadelphia 76ers National Basketball Association squad. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Liddle relishes being in the spotlight on the hill

Issaquah hurler possesses a competitive mindset.

Issaquah Eagles pitcher Brady Liddle is a huge fan of the Philadelphia 76ers National Basketball Association squad. Shaun Scott, staff photo
Bellevue Bulldogs sophomore Tatum Dow has 10 home runs and 46 RBIs and is batting .554 through 25 games during the 2019 season thus far. Shaun Scott/staff photo

Dow delivers in the clutch for the Bulldogs

Issaquah 2016 grad is thriving on the softball field at Bellevue College.

Bellevue Bulldogs sophomore Tatum Dow has 10 home runs and 46 RBIs and is batting .554 through 25 games during the 2019 season thus far. Shaun Scott/staff photo
Issaquah Eagles senior soccer player Taiga Crenshaw will continue his soccer career at the Loyola University Chicago next season. Shaun Scott/staff photo

Chicago-bound Crenshaw is thriving on the soccer field

Issaquah soccer squad is clicking on all cylinders.

Issaquah Eagles senior soccer player Taiga Crenshaw will continue his soccer career at the Loyola University Chicago next season. Shaun Scott/staff photo
Issaquah senior Spencer Berntsen, left, scored two goals in his team’s 11-3 win against Roosevelt on March 22. Photo courtesy of Rick Edelman/Rick Edelman Photography

Eagles cruise to a victory against Roughriders

Issaquah captures first win of the 2019 season.

Issaquah senior Spencer Berntsen, left, scored two goals in his team’s 11-3 win against Roosevelt on March 22. Photo courtesy of Rick Edelman/Rick Edelman Photography
Issaquah Eagles junior shortstop Tyler Reese relishes the role of leading the infield for his team. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Reese is a rising star on the diamond

Tyler Reese always wanted to be a part of the Issaquah Eagles baseball program ever since he was a little kid. Reese’s father Rob is… Continue reading

Issaquah Eagles junior shortstop Tyler Reese relishes the role of leading the infield for his team. Shaun Scott, staff photo
Issaquah Eagles senior McKenna Malone, who will bat in the fifth spot in the batting order during the 2019 season, loves leading her youthful team on the softball field. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Savvy outfielder leads the Eagles

McKenna Malone is the lone senior on the Issaquah softball squad.

Issaquah Eagles senior McKenna Malone, who will bat in the fifth spot in the batting order during the 2019 season, loves leading her youthful team on the softball field. Shaun Scott, staff photo
Sportswriter Shaun Scott writes about his friend Tyree Bell’s physical fitness journey.

A coveted goal is attained

Relentless work ethic pays dividends

Sportswriter Shaun Scott writes about his friend Tyree Bell’s physical fitness journey.
Issaquah Eagles senior center midfielder Josh Lee, who earned first-team all-league 4A KingCo honors during the 2018 season, is the undisputed leader of the team. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Lee controls the action on the soccer field

Issaquah senior embraces the role of leadership.

Issaquah Eagles senior center midfielder Josh Lee, who earned first-team all-league 4A KingCo honors during the 2018 season, is the undisputed leader of the team. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Optimism remains supreme in March for baseball fans

Home opener is on the horizon for the Seattle Mariners.

Issaquah Eagles senior pitcher/catcher Tyler Odegard is looking forward to the 2019 baseball season. The Eagles kicked off their first practice sessions of the 2019 season on Feb. 25. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Odegard enjoys running the show on the diamond

Issaquah senior leads his team from behind the plate.

Issaquah Eagles senior pitcher/catcher Tyler Odegard is looking forward to the 2019 baseball season. The Eagles kicked off their first practice sessions of the 2019 season on Feb. 25. Shaun Scott, staff photo
A view from the bleachers at the Mat Classic state wrestling tournament on Feb. 15, 2019. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Mat Classic is an amazing spectacle

A simply special experience at the Tacoma Dome.

A view from the bleachers at the Mat Classic state wrestling tournament on Feb. 15, 2019. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Grizzlies defeat Eagles in regional round

Issaquah finishes the 2018-19 season with 11 victories.

Issaquah Eagles 160-pound wrestler Cal Saper, right, captured three victories during the Mat Classic Class 4A state wrestling tournament on Feb. 15-16 at the Tacoma Dome. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Multitude of Eagles grapplers compete at the Mat Classic

Issaquah Eagles wrestling head coach Kirk Hyatt was beaming with pride during the Mat Classic Class 4A state tournament on Feb. 15-16 in Tacoma. The… Continue reading

Issaquah Eagles 160-pound wrestler Cal Saper, right, captured three victories during the Mat Classic Class 4A state wrestling tournament on Feb. 15-16 at the Tacoma Dome. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Issaquah Eagles wrestling head coach Kirk Hyatt (pictured in the yellow jacket) is in his 19th season as head coach of the wrestling program. Hyatt, who graduated from Issaquah High School in 1975, has lived in the same house just two miles outside of town for the past 36 years. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

A staple of the Issaquah region

Issaquah Eagles head wrestling coach Kirk Hyatt is a mainstay in the community.

Issaquah Eagles wrestling head coach Kirk Hyatt (pictured in the yellow jacket) is in his 19th season as head coach of the wrestling program. Hyatt, who graduated from Issaquah High School in 1975, has lived in the same house just two miles outside of town for the past 36 years. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Issaquah Eagles senior guard Brian Yoon is a steadying force for his basketball team in his final season of high school basketball. Shaun Scott, staff photo

The epitome of a team player

Issaquah senior Brian Yoon is a tenacious defender.

Issaquah Eagles senior guard Brian Yoon is a steadying force for his basketball team in his final season of high school basketball. Shaun Scott, staff photo
Issaquah Eagles wrestler Carson Tanner pinned Skyline’s Cole Turner in the 4A KingCo 126-pound championship match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Tanner topples opponents at 4A KingCo tourney

Carson Tanner earns an individual title.

Issaquah Eagles wrestler Carson Tanner pinned Skyline’s Cole Turner in the 4A KingCo 126-pound championship match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Issaquah Eagles wrestler Kamil Solowiej, left, pinned Skyline’s Jacon Inton in the second round of the 4A KingCo 152-pound championship match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Solowiej continues ascent to the pinnacle on the wrestling mat

Steady progression has been a staple of Issaquah Eagles senior 152-pound wrestler Kamil Solowiej’s wrestling career. Solowiej earned first place for the first time of… Continue reading

Issaquah Eagles wrestler Kamil Solowiej, left, pinned Skyline’s Jacon Inton in the second round of the 4A KingCo 152-pound championship match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Issaquah Eagles senior guard Luci Stewart (pictured) received a boisterous ovation after being subbed out of the game with 1:59 left in regulation against the Mount Si Wildcats. Stewart finished with a game-high 20 points on senior night in front of the hometown fans in her final regular season home game. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Eagles girls basketball team conquers Wildcats on senior night

Issaquah senior Luci Stewart finishes with 20 points in home finale.

Issaquah Eagles senior guard Luci Stewart (pictured) received a boisterous ovation after being subbed out of the game with 1:59 left in regulation against the Mount Si Wildcats. Stewart finished with a game-high 20 points on senior night in front of the hometown fans in her final regular season home game. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Issaquah Eagles senior Jonathan Lo (pictured) attacks the basket against the Mount Si Wildcats. Mount Si defeated Issaquah 74-49 on Jan. 25 at Issaquah High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Eagles lose to Wildcats on senior night

Issaquah senior Asa Taylor scores 14 points in final home game.

Issaquah Eagles senior Jonathan Lo (pictured) attacks the basket against the Mount Si Wildcats. Mount Si defeated Issaquah 74-49 on Jan. 25 at Issaquah High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography