Sports

Ambush wins President’s Cup

The Ambush, a Lake Washington Youth Soccer U-18 team comprised largely of Eastlake High boys, won the state President’s Cup title Dec. 7 at the StarFire Soccer Academy in Tukwila.

  • Dec 26, 2008

Liberty stopped by Bellevue’s stingy defense

Bellevue’s Leonard Wolfork got something rare in football: a second chance. And this time, he made sure no one caught him.

  • Oct 31, 2008

Sports in brief | Sammamish resident selected to perform at Macy’s parade

Sammamish resident Emily Reyer, 13, was selected as a member of the USA Baton Twirling All Stars that will participate in the 2008 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City. She is one of 150 performers selected from around the United States.

  • Sep 12, 2008

‘New kids on the block:’ Crusaders eye Metro title

Metro 3A supremacy has remained just out of reach for the Eastside Catholic football team the last 14 seasons.

O’Shanter: small course, big challenge

All good runs eventually come to an end. Look no further than Muhammad Ali, the Chicago Bulls of the ’90s, or the Pittsburgh Steelers of the ’70s.

Lakeside nabs state berth, starts tourney tomorrow

Tired, worn down, out of gas.

  • Aug 1, 2008

Eastlake Little League all-stars take state crown

Fists raised in the air and index fingers pointed skyward, the Eastlake 10- and 11-year-old all star baseball team rushed the mound to form a huddle at Auburn’s Sunset Park on Saturday afternoon. For the second straight year, the group from Sammamish celebrated a state title, this time coming from behind to down South Kitsap Western, 9-7.

  • Aug 1, 2008

Eastlake takes state crown

Fists raised in the air and index fingers pointed skyward, the Eastlake 10- and 11-year-old all star baseball team rushed the mound to form a huddle at Auburn’s Sunset Park on Saturday afternoon. For the second straight year, the group from Sammamish celebrated a state title, this time coming from behind to down South Kitsap Western, 9-7.

  • Aug 1, 2008

Marquardt moves from hardwood to gridiron

College football scholarships are nothing new at Skyline High School. Since 2000, the successful program has sent 29 players to the next level.

  • Jul 18, 2008

Issaquah hoopsters sharpen skills against area’s top teams

The next high school basketball season might be six months away, but the Issaquah boys team already has pick and rolls, screens and zone defense on the mind.

  • Jun 13, 2008

Tastin’ n Racin’ results

1 litre hydro, Pro stock runabout flatbottom, unlimited hydroplane exhibition

  • Jun 13, 2008

Eagles end season on winning note, take third at Safeco

They may have wanted more, but when it was said and done the Issaquah baseball team was all smiles Saturday after defeating Meadowdale 7-2 for third place in the class 3A state tournament at Safeco Field.

  • May 29, 2008

Eastlake fastpitch snags first state championship

The challenge might have seemed insurmountable to some, but not the Eastlake fastpitch team.

  • May 29, 2008

Eastlake battles back from adversity, finds its ‘Ubuntu’

If there was ever a time the Eastlake fastpitch team needed to live by its motto “Ubuntu” — a South African word representing unity — it was last Friday.

  • May 23, 2008

Bainbridge spoils Skyline’s impressive run at state tournament

More often than not, victory goes to the aggressor.

  • May 16, 2008