Josh Suman

Hoops squads back to KingCo play tonight | Prep basketball news

Issaquah, Eastlake and Eastside Catholic face conference tests, while Skyline awaits a Friday game with Ballard.

Eastside Catholic's Colin MacIlvennie during the state championship football game.

Issaquah tops Skyline in third try of season, MacIlvennie, Gevers shine for EC and Issaquah | Best of Issaquah-Sammamish Sports 2013

The Eagles beat rival Skyline in girls soccer after three tries, while Eastside Catholic and Issaquah garner Athlete of the Year honors.

Eastside Catholic's Colin MacIlvennie during the state championship football game.
Skyline players celebrate their tournament title in California.

Skyline, Eastlake take tournament titles in California | Prep basketball news

The Spartans and Lady Wolves brought home championship trophies to Sammamish in girls basketball.

Skyline players celebrate their tournament title in California.

Eastside Catholic makes finals at holiday tournament, Eastlake third | Prep basketball news

Updates from holiday basketball tournaments for Issaquah, Eastlake, Eastside Catholic and Skyline.

Eastlake football coach Don Bartel during fall camp.

Eastlake football coach leads playoff squad, Little Leaguers captivate on road to World Series | Best of Issaquah-Sammamish Sports 2013

Recapping the most inspirational, inspiring and outstanding stories in sports and recreation from Issaquah and Sammamish in 2013.

Eastlake football coach Don Bartel during fall camp.
EC's baseball captains made a special gesture to help a classmate during the 2013 season.

Eastside Catholic baseball players give away special opportunity, Eastlake player makes comeback | Best of Issaquah-Sammamish Sports 2013

Recognizing the best, most inspiring and outstanding stories from 2013 in sports and recreation around Issaquah and Sammamish.

EC's baseball captains made a special gesture to help a classmate during the 2013 season.
(Left to right) Eastlake's Caleb Alleva

Eastlake’s Kim leads deep field in pool | Prep sports feature

State, district and KingCo qualifiers are already racking up for the Wolves, Eagles and Spartans in the pool as the boys swim and dive season continues.

(Left to right) Eastlake's Caleb Alleva

Skyline coach Taylor reported as finalist for CWU position | Prep football news

The successor and assistant to Steve Gervais, Taylor has taken the Skyline program to even greater heights as head coach.

Issaquah baseball coach Rob Reese (front) shakes hands in an undated photo.

Issaquah baseball coach Reese inducted into Hall of Fame | Prep sports news

The 20-year veteran of Issaquah High School was honored by the state coaches association recently.

Issaquah baseball coach Rob Reese (front) shakes hands in an undated photo.

Skyline unbeaten, Issaquah and Eastlake split first two | Prep basketball news

Scores and highlights from the first week of prep girls basketball in Issaquah and Sammamish.

Eastside Catholic quarterback Harley Kirsch finished with 266 yards and a score in his first state title game start.

Eastside Catholic falls to Bellevue in 3A state title game | Prep football news

The Crusaders pulled within a touchdown in the second quarter, but were unable to hold off the Bellevue onslaught in a 52-20 loss.

Eastside Catholic quarterback Harley Kirsch finished with 266 yards and a score in his first state title game start.
EC quarterback Harley Kirsch runs against the Irish.

Crusaders not after moral victories in 3A state title game | Prep football news

Eastside Catholic doesn't want to prove they belong with Bellevue on Friday in the Tacoma Dome. They want to take their trophy back to Crusader Way.

EC quarterback Harley Kirsch runs against the Irish.
EC kicks to O'Dea in the Tacoma Dome.

Five questions for the 3A state title | Prep football news

The Issaquah-Sammamish Reporter looks at five questions that will help decide the 3A state football championship between Eastside Catholic and Bellevue in the Tacoma Dome on Friday.

EC kicks to O'Dea in the Tacoma Dome.
EC quarterback Harley Kirsch runs against the Irish.

Eastside Catholic, Bellevue by the numbers | Prep football news

A statistical glance at Friday's 3A state title football game between Bellevue and Eastside Catholic.

EC quarterback Harley Kirsch runs against the Irish.

Basketball season starts tonight | Prep sports news

The prep basketball season begins Dec. 4, with local prep squads beginning conference play Friday.

EC quarterback Harley Kirsch runs against the Irish.

Kirsch, Wellington have big nights for EC | Prep sports news

Notes from Eastside Catholic's 28-14 semi-final win over O'Dea in the 3A state football tournament.

EC quarterback Harley Kirsch runs against the Irish.

Skyline, Eastside Catholic lacrosse players commit | Prep sports news

Signing updates for a pair of Sammamish lacrosse players.

The Eastside Catholic defense swarmed O'Dea ball carriers

Eastside Catholic handles rival O’Dea, going back to 3A state title game | Prep football news

The Crusaders handled the Irish 28-14 to punch a title game ticket.

The Eastside Catholic defense swarmed O'Dea ball carriers
Elisha Pa'aga

Eastside Catholic meets O’Dea for 3A state title game spot | Prep football news

Issaquah-Sammamish Reporter sports reporter Josh Suman previews the 3A state semi-final between O'Dea and Eastside Catholic Friday in the Tacoma Dome.

Elisha Pa'aga

Kaufman earns Lineman of the Year for Eastlake, Issaquah’s Neary, Skyline’s Wright Co-MVPs | Prep football news

Eastlake senior Brandon Kaufman shared Lineman of the Year honors, while Issaquah quarterback Jack Neary and defensive lineman Josh Wright earned Co-MVP awards in the Crown.