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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

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                                Issaquah Eagles 113-pound wrestler Carson Tanner, right, embraces Issaquah assistant coach Manny Brown after defeating Hanford’s Hunter Murphey in the Class 4A 113-pound quarterfinal matchup. Tanner earned sixth place in the Class 4A 113-pound weight division. Brown was named KingCo 4A assistant coach of the year during the 2017-18 season.

Marvelous Mat Classic

Issaquah Eagles wrestling head coach Kirk Hyatt couldn’t had been more proud as the second day of the Mat Classic Class 4A state tournament winded… Continue reading

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                                Issaquah Eagles 113-pound wrestler Carson Tanner, right, embraces Issaquah assistant coach Manny Brown after defeating Hanford’s Hunter Murphey in the Class 4A 113-pound quarterfinal matchup. Tanner earned sixth place in the Class 4A 113-pound weight division. Brown was named KingCo 4A assistant coach of the year during the 2017-18 season.
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                                Skyline senior forward Evan Alexander, left, tries to block Eastlake junior Yousef Elkugia. Skyline earned a 55-54 win against the Eastlake Wolves in a loser-out, KingCo 4A playoff matchup on Feb. 15.

Spartans earn win against Wolves with season on the line

The outcome of a rivalry matchup between the Eastlake Wolves and Skyline Spartans boys basketball teams came down to the final possession. With the Spartans… Continue reading

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                                Skyline senior forward Evan Alexander, left, tries to block Eastlake junior Yousef Elkugia. Skyline earned a 55-54 win against the Eastlake Wolves in a loser-out, KingCo 4A playoff matchup on Feb. 15.
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                                Eastlake Wolves senior Cameron Edward, who will play college basketball at Pomona College next season, drives to the hoop against the Woodinville Falcons in the Class 4A KingCo tournament championship game on Feb. 15. Woodinville defeated Eastlake 75-61.

Falcons defeat Wolves in KingCo 4A tournament title game

For the second time during the 2017-18 season the Eastlake Wolves girls basketball team suffered a setback on the basketball court against the Woodinville Falcons.… Continue reading

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                                Eastlake Wolves senior Cameron Edward, who will play college basketball at Pomona College next season, drives to the hoop against the Woodinville Falcons in the Class 4A KingCo tournament championship game on Feb. 15. Woodinville defeated Eastlake 75-61.
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                                Skyline Spartans senior Carly Werner, left, plays defense in the paint against the Newport Knights in a loser-out, KingCo 4A playoff game. Skyline defeated Newport 72-57 on Feb. 15 at Lake Washington High School in Kirkland.

Spartans conquer Knights to keep their season alive

With the season on the line, Skyline Spartans senior girls basketball player Jade Loville delivered with a signature performance. Loville scored a game-high 37 points,… Continue reading

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                                Skyline Spartans senior Carly Werner, left, plays defense in the paint against the Newport Knights in a loser-out, KingCo 4A playoff game. Skyline defeated Newport 72-57 on Feb. 15 at Lake Washington High School in Kirkland.
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                                Eastlake Wolves senior point guard Gina Marxen embraces coaches and teammates after on senior night in the regular season finale against the Issaquah Eagles on Feb. 6.

Prolific point guard leads Wolves

Surveying the floor is something that comes naturally to Eastlake Wolves senior point guard Gina Marxen on the basketball court. Marxen has the proverbial keys… Continue reading

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                                Eastlake Wolves senior point guard Gina Marxen embraces coaches and teammates after on senior night in the regular season finale against the Issaquah Eagles on Feb. 6.
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                                Issaquah’s Kaleb Solusod captured his second consecutive KingCo 4A tournament championship. Solusod defeated Bothell’s Jay Smith 9-4 in the 170-pound title match.

Eagles wrestling squad wins KingCo 4A tournament

The Issaquah Eagles wrestling team won the KingCo 4A tournament compiling 215.5 team points on Feb. 3 at North Creek High School. Issaquah, which outscored… Continue reading

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                                Issaquah’s Kaleb Solusod captured his second consecutive KingCo 4A tournament championship. Solusod defeated Bothell’s Jay Smith 9-4 in the 170-pound title match.
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                                Eastlake Wolves senior guard Gina Marxen, right, puts pressure on Newport guard Nicole Chan, left, as she dribbled the ball upcourt in a matchup between KingCo 4A teams on Feb. 1.

Wolves dominate Knights in KingCo 4A girls hoops showdown

A matchup between two of the top girls basketball teams in the KingCo 4A Conference was dominated by the Eastlake Wolves. Eastlake cruised to a… Continue reading

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                                Eastlake Wolves senior guard Gina Marxen, right, puts pressure on Newport guard Nicole Chan, left, as she dribbled the ball upcourt in a matchup between KingCo 4A teams on Feb. 1.
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                                Issaquah sophomore forward Katie MacNary pulls down a rebound against the Newport Knights on Jan. 26. Newport defeated Issaquah 63-57 in the KingCo 4A matchup.

Eagles nearly complete comeback against Knights

The Issaquah Eagles girls basketball team just ran out of time against the Newport Knights. Issaquah, which trailed by 14 points at the end of… Continue reading

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                                Issaquah sophomore forward Katie MacNary pulls down a rebound against the Newport Knights on Jan. 26. Newport defeated Issaquah 63-57 in the KingCo 4A matchup.
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior guard Cam Roorda (No. 5) maneuvers around the Newport defense for a basket on Jan. 26 at Newport High School in Factoria. Newport defeated Issaquah 56-38.

Eagles lose to Knights in KingCo 4A matchup

A mere 13 days made all the difference for the Newport Knights boys basketball team against the Issaquah Eagles. The Knights lost to the Eagles… Continue reading

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                                Issaquah Eagles senior guard Cam Roorda (No. 5) maneuvers around the Newport defense for a basket on Jan. 26 at Newport High School in Factoria. Newport defeated Issaquah 56-38.
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                                Eastlake Wolves’ senior Nate Pendleton, center, will run track and Cross Country at Washington State University.

Pendleton will be a two-sport athlete at WSU

Running is a way of life for Eastlake Wolves’ senior Nate Pendleton. Pendleton, who announced in mid-January that he will compete for the Washington State… Continue reading

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                                Eastlake Wolves’ senior Nate Pendleton, center, will run track and Cross Country at Washington State University.
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                                Skyline Spartans senior basketball player Jade Loville (pictured) scored a game-high 31 points against the Issaquah Eagles on Jan. 19 at Issaquah High School. Skyline defeated Issaquah 57-47.

Bragging rights attained by Spartans

Skyline senior Jade Loville dominates against Issaquah

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                                Skyline Spartans senior basketball player Jade Loville (pictured) scored a game-high 31 points against the Issaquah Eagles on Jan. 19 at Issaquah High School. Skyline defeated Issaquah 57-47.