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Skyline girls set for Friday playoff showdown | Prep basketball news

Skyline hopes to slow a quartet of sharp-shooters from a hot Yelm team to make it back to the Tacoma Dome for the first time in 10 seasons.

Eastlake's Rachel Ainslie drives to the basket during a game.

Eastlake senior provides heartbeat for Lady Wolves | Prep sports feature

Rachel Ainslie never knew there was a problem, until the signs could no longer be ignored.

Eastlake's Rachel Ainslie drives to the basket during a game.
Jean Hill stands in her Newport Hills home.

Picking up the pieces | Community, school response helps family heal in years after tragic car accident

A 2004 accident took the life of Brian Hill but at Eastside Catholic, an army of coaches, volunteers and students are making sure his memory lives on.

Jean Hill stands in her Newport Hills home.
The Sammamish Club will soon be home to Arena Sports.

Sammamish Club moving in new direction | Long-time tennis hub shifting to youth soccer facility

On March 1, the Sammamish Club will become Arena Sports and begin its shift from tennis to soccer.

The Sammamish Club will soon be home to Arena Sports.
Michelle Jay (center) stands with her parents Elaine and Raymond at her Sammamish home.

Pushing forward | Sammamish skier competes for U.S. in Special Olympics World Games

Michelle Jay never knew what her life would look like as an adult. But thanks to Special Olympics, she now never worries about finding fulfillment on a daily basis.

Michelle Jay (center) stands with her parents Elaine and Raymond at her Sammamish home.
Issaquah head coach Gwen Robertson (far right) looks on during a state meet with her team.

Hall of Fame, alumni-laden staff tell story for Issaquah’s Robinson | Prep sports feature

Issaquah head track and field and cross country coach Gwen Robertson will be inducted to the Cross Country Coaches Association Hall of Fame, but that is hardly her finest accomplishment.

Issaquah head coach Gwen Robertson (far right) looks on during a state meet with her team.

Eastlake names Bartel head football coach for 2013 | Prep sports news

Eastlake announced it has hired Don Bartel to lead the football program.

Issaquah hopes to take a large contingent to the regional and state meets this season after a KingCo Tournament title in 2012.

Hyatt, Eagles building on and off mat | Prep sports feature

Issaquah has a handful of state contenders in 2013, but it has been a long, hard road to the top.

Issaquah hopes to take a large contingent to the regional and state meets this season after a KingCo Tournament title in 2012.
Groussman has been active in Parkour before it was even recognized in the United States.

Skyline grad taking Parkour to new heights with local youth | Community recreation feature

Kyle Groussman knew he wanted to do more than exercise through Parkour, and now he's spreading his message of fitness around the Eastside.

Groussman has been active in Parkour before it was even recognized in the United States.

Holidays send hoops squads near and far | Prep sports feature

With a two-week long break from school stuck in the middle of their season, prep basketball coaches deal with a challenge unique to high school sports.

2012 Best of Issaquah-Sammamish Sports | Year in Review

The Reporter takes a look back at the year that was in sports and recreation.

2012 Best of Issaquah-Sammamish Sports | Year in Review

The Reporter takes a look back at the year that was in sports and recreation.

Russell Wilson and Max Browne look on during the ceremony on Tuesday for the National Player of the Year.

Skyline quarterback Max Browne named Gatorade National Player of the Year | Prep football news

The record-setting Spartan was honored by the Seahawks' Russell Wilson in a ceremony.

Russell Wilson and Max Browne look on during the ceremony on Tuesday for the National Player of the Year.
Chris O'Dougherty will head up the Eastlake program after assisting with state champ Bellevue.

Eastlake tabs Sealth defender to lead lacrosse team | Prep sports news

Eastlake's lacrosse team will have a new face roaming the sidelines during the spring and it will be one fans of the professional game know well.

Chris O'Dougherty will head up the Eastlake program after assisting with state champ Bellevue.
Brian Watson fires a shot in the team's win over Roosevelt earlier this year as sophomore guard Ty Gibson looks on.

Five questions facing Issaquah-Sammamish squads | Prep sports feature

Winter sports are underway and the Reporter takes a look at the biggest questions area teams face.

Brian Watson fires a shot in the team's win over Roosevelt earlier this year as sophomore guard Ty Gibson looks on.
Pat Bangasser served as athletic director at the junior high level for more than two decades before coming to Eastlake.

Move to campus has more freshmen in sports at Eastlake | Prep sports feature

Sports programs booming at Eastlake with freshmen in the building.

Pat Bangasser served as athletic director at the junior high level for more than two decades before coming to Eastlake.
The bridge over the creek leads to open fields with trails

Country just around the corner at Evans Creek | New trailhead in Sammamish set to begin construction soon

The year-old preserve, which has become a favorite of nature-lovers around the area, will soon have an entrance from Sammamish.

The bridge over the creek leads to open fields with trails

Camas set for showdown with top-ranked Skyline in Tacoma Dome | Reporter Q and A

Mike Johnson told the Reporter about that explosive Camas offense, their postseason run and the need for a Southwest Washington team to leave Tacoma with a first-place trophy.

Eastside Catholic set for trip across Cascades to meet U-Hi | Reporter Q and A

Jeremy Smith, an avid Greater Spokane League football fan that follows University High, among others, took some time to chat with the Reporter about Eastside Catholic's next foe.

Issaquah's Audrey Thomas is the two-time 4A KingCo player of the year

Issaquah, Skyline in familiar territory | Prep sports feature

Friends, rivals lead local prep soccer squads to state's final weekend.

Issaquah's Audrey Thomas is the two-time 4A KingCo player of the year