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                                The Issaquah Eagles baseball team celebrates after defeating the Skyline Spartans 4-2 in a winner-to-state, loser-out KingCo 4A playoff game on May 11 at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue.

Eagles punch their ticket to the state tournament

Issaquah head coach Rob Reese earns 400th career victory.

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                                The Issaquah Eagles baseball team celebrates after defeating the Skyline Spartans 4-2 in a winner-to-state, loser-out KingCo 4A playoff game on May 11 at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue.

Late goal lifts Spartans to victory in KingCo 4A soccer title game

Skyline midfielder Cole Penz scores game-winning goal in the 72nd minute.

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                                Skyline Spartans shortstop Alex Brenner, left, dives for a ball while Inglemoor baserunner Eunsang Yu slides into second base in the KingCo 4A baseball championship game on May 9 at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue. Inglemoor defeated Skyline 7-3.

Inglemoor defeats Skyline in KingCo 4A baseball title game

Vikings score all seven of their runs in the top of the fifth.

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                                Skyline Spartans shortstop Alex Brenner, left, dives for a ball while Inglemoor baserunner Eunsang Yu slides into second base in the KingCo 4A baseball championship game on May 9 at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue. Inglemoor defeated Skyline 7-3.
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                                Eastlake Wolves senior sprinter Nicole Adams competes in the 400 relay, 800 relay, 100 and 200. Adams said her favorite race is the 200-meter dash.

Adams attacks the oval with passion

Eastlake senior is the definition of a leader on the track.

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                                Eastlake Wolves senior sprinter Nicole Adams competes in the 400 relay, 800 relay, 100 and 200. Adams said her favorite race is the 200-meter dash.
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                                Issaquah Eagles starting pitcher Justin Buckner (pictured) allowed just one earned run in 6 2/3 innings of work against the Mount Si Wildcats in a KingCo 4A loser-out playoff game on May 4 at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue. Issaquah defeated Mount Si 8-4.

Eagles baseball team prevails against Wildcats in loser-out playoff game

Issaquah senior Conner Chan finishes game with 4 RBI.

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                                Issaquah Eagles starting pitcher Justin Buckner (pictured) allowed just one earned run in 6 2/3 innings of work against the Mount Si Wildcats in a KingCo 4A loser-out playoff game on May 4 at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue. Issaquah defeated Mount Si 8-4.
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                                Eastlake Wolves senior first baseman Sophia Robinson earned KingCo 4A first-team, all-league honors as a junior during the 2017 season. Robinson wants to lead Eastlake to a Class 4A state championship this May.

Robinson hopes to go out on top in final softball season

Eastlake first baseman is enjoying her senior year.

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                                Eastlake Wolves senior first baseman Sophia Robinson earned KingCo 4A first-team, all-league honors as a junior during the 2017 season. Robinson wants to lead Eastlake to a Class 4A state championship this May.
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                                Skyline Spartans softball player Taylor Juenke is at the plate against the Issaquah Eagles in a KingCo 4A contest earlier this season. Juenke will play collegiate softball at Stony Brook University in New York in 2019.

Stalwart shortstop leads the Spartans

Juenke is a brick wall in the infield for Skyline.

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                                Skyline Spartans softball player Taylor Juenke is at the plate against the Issaquah Eagles in a KingCo 4A contest earlier this season. Juenke will play collegiate softball at Stony Brook University in New York in 2019.

Witnessing a historic sports moment was a memorable experience

A quick weekend trip to California was unforgettable.

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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.

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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.

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