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The Issaquah Eagles tennis doubles squad consisting of Charlie Suh and Lucas Pastor won the Class 4A state tournament on May 26 in Richland.
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Issaquah doubles team wins state title

Freshmen Charlie Suh and Lucas Pastor attain a monumental achievement.

The Issaquah Eagles tennis doubles squad consisting of Charlie Suh and Lucas Pastor won the Class 4A state tournament on May 26 in Richland.
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                                The Eastlake Wolves boys lacrosse team defeated the Skyline Spartans 15-10 in the 2018 Washington High School Boys Lacrosse Association (WHSBLA) 4A championship game on May 26 at Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila.
                                Eastlake players Andrew Edwards, Simon Breecher and Anton Hvidtfeldt each scored a team-high three goals apiece in the victory. Nathan Sutter added two goals as well for the Wolves. Hunter Klinge, Adam Page, Reed Payne and Gavin Wallace also scored one goal apiece in the title game.

Wolves win 4A state lacrosse championship

Eastlake defeats rival Skyline in title game.

  • May 30, 2018
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                                The Eastlake Wolves boys lacrosse team defeated the Skyline Spartans 15-10 in the 2018 Washington High School Boys Lacrosse Association (WHSBLA) 4A championship game on May 26 at Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila.
                                Eastlake players Andrew Edwards, Simon Breecher and Anton Hvidtfeldt each scored a team-high three goals apiece in the victory. Nathan Sutter added two goals as well for the Wolves. Hunter Klinge, Adam Page, Reed Payne and Gavin Wallace also scored one goal apiece in the title game.
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                                Eastside Catholic Crusaders sophomore Kate Jendrezak (pictured) finished in first place in the 800 with a time of 2:12.04 at the Class 3A state track meet on May 26 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma. Peninsula freshman Linsey Lovrovich finished in second place with a time of 2:12.30.

Jendrezak earns first place in the 800 at the Class 3A state track meet

Eastside Catholic sophomore wins a title in the 800.

  • May 29, 2018
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                                Eastside Catholic Crusaders sophomore Kate Jendrezak (pictured) finished in first place in the 800 with a time of 2:12.04 at the Class 3A state track meet on May 26 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma. Peninsula freshman Linsey Lovrovich finished in second place with a time of 2:12.30.
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                                Skyline Spartans midfielder Dennis Bilginer, right, tries to maneuver around Pasco midfielder Kevin Meraz Rodriguez, left, in the first half of the Class 4A state soccer championship game on May 26 at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup. Pasco defeated Skyline 1-0 in overtime.

Bulldogs defeat Spartans in overtime thriller in title game

Skyline finishes the 2018 season with an overall record of 16-2-3.

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                                Skyline Spartans midfielder Dennis Bilginer, right, tries to maneuver around Pasco midfielder Kevin Meraz Rodriguez, left, in the first half of the Class 4A state soccer championship game on May 26 at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup. Pasco defeated Skyline 1-0 in overtime.
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior Sami Corman earned first place in the 1600 at the Class 4A state meet on May 24 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma. Corman, who finished with a time of 4:50.76, finished .80 ahead of second place finisher Katie Thronson.

Corman captures first place in the 1600 at the Class 4A state meet

Issaquah senior wins a state title in the 1600.

  • May 26, 2018
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior Sami Corman earned first place in the 1600 at the Class 4A state meet on May 24 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma. Corman, who finished with a time of 4:50.76, finished .80 ahead of second place finisher Katie Thronson.
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior Joey Jensen earned first place with a toss of 57 feet, 8.25 inches in the shot put at the Class 4A state track meet on May 24 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma.

Jensen captures Class 4A shot put title

Issaquah senior domiantes at the state meet.

  • May 25, 2018
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior Joey Jensen earned first place with a toss of 57 feet, 8.25 inches in the shot put at the Class 4A state track meet on May 24 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma.

Eastlake competes at the Class 4A state softball tournament

Wolves defeat Eastmont, lose to Auburn-Riverside and Puyallup.

  • May 25, 2018

Crusaders baseball team clinches berth in Class 3A state semifinals

Eastside Catholic registers clutch victories against Arlington, Bonney Lake to reach semifinals.

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                                Issaquah Eagles senior thrower Joey Jensen captured first place in discus with a toss of a 177 feet, six inches at the Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle. Jensen’s toss was 42 feet further than the second place finisher (Logan Milks).

Jensen dominates at districts in discus

Issaquah senior earns first place with a toss of 177 feet, six inches.

  • May 21, 2018
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior thrower Joey Jensen captured first place in discus with a toss of a 177 feet, six inches at the Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle. Jensen’s toss was 42 feet further than the second place finisher (Logan Milks).
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                                Issaquah Eagles freshman Julia David-Smith (pictured) clocked a time of 10:38.48, earning first place in the 3200 at at the Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle. Issaquah senior Kenna Clawson finished in second place with a time of 11:07.34.

David-Smith wins district championship in the 3200

Issaquah freshman finishes 3200 with a time of 10:38.48.

  • May 21, 2018
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                                Issaquah Eagles freshman Julia David-Smith (pictured) clocked a time of 10:38.48, earning first place in the 3200 at at the Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle. Issaquah senior Kenna Clawson finished in second place with a time of 11:07.34.
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior Elise Burdette, center, registered a first place finish in the 400 with a time of 56.95 at the Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle.

Burdette wins district title in the 400

Elise Burdette finishes the 400 with a time of 56.95.

  • May 21, 2018
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior Elise Burdette, center, registered a first place finish in the 400 with a time of 56.95 at the Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle.
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior Luke George earned first place with ease turning in a time of 1:53.34 in the 800 at Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle.
                                George finished significantly ahead of the other competitors in the event. Bothell’s Brandon Simmons finished in second placewith a time of 1:57.7.

George cruises to victory in 800 at districts

Issaquah’s George turns in a dominating performance.

  • May 21, 2018
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior Luke George earned first place with ease turning in a time of 1:53.34 in the 800 at Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle.
                                George finished significantly ahead of the other competitors in the event. Bothell’s Brandon Simmons finished in second placewith a time of 1:57.7.

Wieburg earns first place finish in 100 at districts

Skyline sophomore captures a district title in the 100.

  • May 21, 2018
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                                Eastlake Wolves junior Ellie Talius leapt to a first place finish with a leap of 17 feet, 7.25 inches in the long jump at the Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle.

Talius leaps to a title in long jump at districts

Eastlake junior earns first place in long jump.

  • May 21, 2018
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                                Eastlake Wolves junior Ellie Talius leapt to a first place finish with a leap of 17 feet, 7.25 inches in the long jump at the Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle.
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior Sami Corman, right, earned first place with a time of 2:08.55 in the 800 at the Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle. Eastlake senior Brooke Manson, left, captured second place with a time of 2:09.43.

Corman earns first place in the 800 at districts

Issaquah senior crosses the finish line with a time of 2:08.55.

  • May 21, 2018
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                                Issaquah Eagles senior Sami Corman, right, earned first place with a time of 2:08.55 in the 800 at the Class 4A District II track championships on May 18 at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle. Eastlake senior Brooke Manson, left, captured second place with a time of 2:09.43.
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                                The Eastlake Wolves girls softball team defeated the Woodinville Falcons 7-4 in the Class 4A KingCo championship game on May 16 at Inglemoor High School in Kenmore. Eastlake will compete in the Class 4A state tournament from May 25-26 in Spokane.

Wolves win KingCo 4A softball tournament title

Eastlake advances to the state tournament for the first time since 2011.

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                                The Eastlake Wolves girls softball team defeated the Woodinville Falcons 7-4 in the Class 4A KingCo championship game on May 16 at Inglemoor High School in Kenmore. Eastlake will compete in the Class 4A state tournament from May 25-26 in Spokane.
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                                The Bellevue Wolverines girls lacrosse team earned a 16-11 victory against the Eastside Catholic Crusaders in the Washington Schoolgirls Lacrosse Association (WSLA) quarterfinals on May 10 in Sammamish. Eastside Catholic players Alexa Steffens and Maddie McMaster each scored three goals apiece in the loss. Steffens (pictured) carried possession of the ball down the field against the Wolverines. The Crusaders finished the 2018 season with an overall record of 10-4.

Wolverines defeat Crusaders in state quarterfinals

Eastside Catholic girls lacrosse team finishes the 2018 season with an overall record of 10-4.

  • May 14, 2018
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                                The Bellevue Wolverines girls lacrosse team earned a 16-11 victory against the Eastside Catholic Crusaders in the Washington Schoolgirls Lacrosse Association (WSLA) quarterfinals on May 10 in Sammamish. Eastside Catholic players Alexa Steffens and Maddie McMaster each scored three goals apiece in the loss. Steffens (pictured) carried possession of the ball down the field against the Wolverines. The Crusaders finished the 2018 season with an overall record of 10-4.
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                                The Eastlake Wolves 1600 relay team consisting of Brooke Manson, Azita Balsara, Alexia Bryant and Isobel McCann captured second place at the KingCo 4A championships on May 11 at Skyline High School in Sammammish. The Wolves quartet clocked a time of 4:01.92, which set a new Eastlake High School record in the event.

Eastlake 1600 relay team sets school record at KingCo 4A meet

Wolves quartet attains a coveted achievement.

  • May 14, 2018
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                                The Eastlake Wolves 1600 relay team consisting of Brooke Manson, Azita Balsara, Alexia Bryant and Isobel McCann captured second place at the KingCo 4A championships on May 11 at Skyline High School in Sammammish. The Wolves quartet clocked a time of 4:01.92, which set a new Eastlake High School record in the event.
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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.

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