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Issaquah senior outside hitter Liz Gorski (pictured) hits the ball over the net, keeping the play alive against Glacier Peak. Issaquah defeated Glacier Peak 3-0, clinching a berth in the Class 4A state volleyball tournament on Nov. 16-17 at the Yakima SunDome. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Eagles punch their ticket to state volleyball tournament

Issaquah sweeps Glacier Peak on the volleyball court.

Issaquah senior outside hitter Liz Gorski (pictured) hits the ball over the net, keeping the play alive against Glacier Peak. Issaquah defeated Glacier Peak 3-0, clinching a berth in the Class 4A state volleyball tournament on Nov. 16-17 at the Yakima SunDome. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Issaquah Eagles senior Natalie Perez controls possession of the ball late in the second half against the Kentridge Chargers in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs. The Eagles defeated Kentridge 3-1 on Nov. 7 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Perez had two assists in the win. Shaun Scott/staff photo

Eagles rise to the occasion in first round of the state playoffs

Issaquah advances to Class 4A quarterfinals.

Issaquah Eagles senior Natalie Perez controls possession of the ball late in the second half against the Kentridge Chargers in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs. The Eagles defeated Kentridge 3-1 on Nov. 7 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Perez had two assists in the win. Shaun Scott/staff photo
Issaquah Eagles girls soccer players make a beeline for Riley Larsen, who is standing with her arms outstretched, after she hit the game clinching penalty kick in the overtime shootout on Nov. 1 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Eagles reign supreme in overtime shootout on the soccer field

Issaquah earns a dramatic victory in the Wes-King 4A district championship game.

Issaquah Eagles girls soccer players make a beeline for Riley Larsen, who is standing with her arms outstretched, after she hit the game clinching penalty kick in the overtime shootout on Nov. 1 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Issaquah Eagles 2018 graduate Claudia Longo addresses the crowd during halftime of the Issaquah Eagles/Lake Stevens Vikings playoff game. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

‘Kick MS with Claudia’ event is a rousing success

Togetherness is a mantra of the Issaquah community.

Issaquah Eagles 2018 graduate Claudia Longo addresses the crowd during halftime of the Issaquah Eagles/Lake Stevens Vikings playoff game. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Issaquah players celebrate after Sarah Kim (No. 7) scored a goal in the 36th minute of play. Issaquah defeated Lake Stevens 3-0 in the first round of the Wes-King 4A soccer playoffs on Oct. 30 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Eagles dominate Vikings in playoff opener

Issaquah earns shutout on the soccer pitch

Issaquah players celebrate after Sarah Kim (No. 7) scored a goal in the 36th minute of play. Issaquah defeated Lake Stevens 3-0 in the first round of the Wes-King 4A soccer playoffs on Oct. 30 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

North Creek defeats Issaquah for 4A KingCo volleyball tourney title

Both squads are headed to districts.

Issaquah Eagles senior goalie Chloe Lang leads by example on the soccer field. Shaun Scott/staff photo

Lang loves the challenge of being last line of defense

Issaquah is proving the doubters wrong.

Issaquah Eagles senior goalie Chloe Lang leads by example on the soccer field. Shaun Scott/staff photo
Issaquah Eagles senior setter Claire Hyun sets up a perfect pass to one of her teammates against the Woodinville Falcons on Oct. 17. Issaquah cruised to a 3-0 (25-10, 25-17, 25-13) victory on senior night. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Eagles dominate Falcons on senior night

Issaquah senior Liz Gorski was unstoppable against Woodinville.

Issaquah Eagles senior setter Claire Hyun sets up a perfect pass to one of her teammates against the Woodinville Falcons on Oct. 17. Issaquah cruised to a 3-0 (25-10, 25-17, 25-13) victory on senior night. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Issaquah volleyball team continues to dominate

Eagles sweep Jaguars.

  • Oct 15, 2018
Issaquah players mob Sarah Kim, right, after she scored a goal in the 52nd minute, giving Issaquah a 2-1 lead against the Eastlake Wolves. Issaquah earned a 3-1 win against Eastlake on Oct. 11 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Eagles soar past Wolves in rivalry matchup

Issaquah girls soccer team captures eighth victory of the 2018 season.

Issaquah players mob Sarah Kim, right, after she scored a goal in the 52nd minute, giving Issaquah a 2-1 lead against the Eastlake Wolves. Issaquah earned a 3-1 win against Eastlake on Oct. 11 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Issaquah Eagles quarterback Trevor Morine, center, unleashes a pass while being pressured by Mount Si defensive player Carlos Ortiz in the first half of play. Mount Si defeated Issaquah 38-6 on Oct. 5 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Wildcats defeat Eagles in 4A KingCo football matchup

Issaquah’s offense struggles in loss to Mount Si.

Issaquah Eagles quarterback Trevor Morine, center, unleashes a pass while being pressured by Mount Si defensive player Carlos Ortiz in the first half of play. Mount Si defeated Issaquah 38-6 on Oct. 5 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
The Issaquah Eagles cruised to a 3-0 victory against the Skyline Spartans in a rivalry matchup on the volleyball court on Oct. 3 in Sammamish. Issaquah junior Maya Patton, (No. 2), leaps into the air for the block at the net against Skyline. The Eagles improved their overall record to 7-1 with the victory. Photo courtesy of Rick Edelman/Rick Edelman Photography

Eagles sweep Spartans in 4A KingCo showdown

Issaquah earns seventh victory of the 2018 season.

  • Oct 4, 2018
The Issaquah Eagles cruised to a 3-0 victory against the Skyline Spartans in a rivalry matchup on the volleyball court on Oct. 3 in Sammamish. Issaquah junior Maya Patton, (No. 2), leaps into the air for the block at the net against Skyline. The Eagles improved their overall record to 7-1 with the victory. Photo courtesy of Rick Edelman/Rick Edelman Photography
Issaquah Eagles senior defender Kate Wilkinson connects on a header in a game earlier this season. Wilkinson has led the Eagles to a 5-0-1 record in early season action. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Wilkinson runs the show in the defensive backfield

Issaquah Eagles are looking to win the Class 4A state title for the second consecutive season.

Issaquah Eagles senior defender Kate Wilkinson connects on a header in a game earlier this season. Wilkinson has led the Eagles to a 5-0-1 record in early season action. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Seahawks legend Steve Largent: ‘Football was a life-saving event’

Q&A with the Hall of Fame wide receiver

Skyline assistant coach Brian Mogg (left), Skyline senior Matthew Mogg (center) and Skyline head coach Gary Mogg (right) have an undeniable passion for the sport of golf. Photo courtesy of Gary Mogg

It’s all in the family

Golf has created an unbreakable bond for the Moggs.

Skyline assistant coach Brian Mogg (left), Skyline senior Matthew Mogg (center) and Skyline head coach Gary Mogg (right) have an undeniable passion for the sport of golf. Photo courtesy of Gary Mogg

Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day set for Oct. 6

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  • Sep 27, 2018
Skyline Spartans junior receiver Luke Rohleder (pictured) had two receiving touchdowns against the Newport Knights on Sept. 21 at Newport High School in Factoria. Skyline defeated Newport 50-21. Photo courtesy of Jim Nicholson

Skyline cruises to victory against Newport on the gridiron

Spartan offense gets on track against the Knights.

Skyline Spartans junior receiver Luke Rohleder (pictured) had two receiving touchdowns against the Newport Knights on Sept. 21 at Newport High School in Factoria. Skyline defeated Newport 50-21. Photo courtesy of Jim Nicholson

Eastlake volleyball team remains undefeated

Sports roundup for the Issaquah/Sammamish region.

  • Sep 24, 2018
The Issaquah Eagles earned a 1-0 victory against the Skyline Spartans in a 4A KingCo soccer contest between rivals on Sept. 22. Issaquah improved its overall record to 4-0-1 with the victory. Skyline dropped to 3-4-1 with the loss. Skyline sophomore Brooke Mayes, left, and Issaquah defender Riley Larson, right, battle for possession of a 50/50 ball during the game. Photo courtesy of Rick Edelman/Rick Edelman Photography

Eagles capture win against Spartans in rivalry soccer contest

Issaquah still hasn’t lost a game during the 2018 season thus far.

  • Sep 24, 2018
The Issaquah Eagles earned a 1-0 victory against the Skyline Spartans in a 4A KingCo soccer contest between rivals on Sept. 22. Issaquah improved its overall record to 4-0-1 with the victory. Skyline dropped to 3-4-1 with the loss. Skyline sophomore Brooke Mayes, left, and Issaquah defender Riley Larson, right, battle for possession of a 50/50 ball during the game. Photo courtesy of Rick Edelman/Rick Edelman Photography

Eastside Catholic to host seventh annual ‘No One Fights Alone’ event

Crusaders volleyball teams to host Bainbridge Island in volleyball matchup.

  • Sep 21, 2018