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Issaquah quarterback Joey Bradley made his first start last night at Bothell. For results of last night’s game

Issaquah-area football seasons kick into gear

After months of camps, 7-on-7 tournaments and scrimmages, the wait is over.

Issaquah quarterback Joey Bradley made his first start last night at Bothell. For results of last night’s game
Issaquah goalkeeper Nicole Eddings allowed only nine goals in two seasons.

Issaquah girls soccer eyes state three-peat

Ask Issaquah girls soccer coach Tom Bunnell about the secret to winning, and he’ll provide a simple answer: Team unity.

Issaquah goalkeeper Nicole Eddings allowed only nine goals in two seasons.
Skyline junior quarterback Jake Heaps takes a break between passing drills.

Skyline brushes aside hype, ready to begin season

When his team gathered for its first regular season meeting last week, Skyline head football coach Mat Taylor wanted to make one thing clear to his players: Games are won on the field, not on paper.

Skyline junior quarterback Jake Heaps takes a break between passing drills.
Eastlake senior quarterback Drake Furcini talks to coach Gene Dales earlier this week in practice.

Eastlake reloads roster

Finding new faces on the Eastlake High School football field won’t be a difficult task this season. Only one offensive starter and three defensive starters return from last year’s 10-2 squad, which fell three points shy of advancing to the class 4A state semifinals.

Eastlake senior quarterback Drake Furcini talks to coach Gene Dales earlier this week in practice.
Bobby Kubacki

Athletes look East to chase college football dreams

Reece Anderson should have died eight months ago.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Bobby Kubacki

REC CALENDAR

EASTSIDE 14U

  • Dec 19, 2011

Recreation calendar | Issaquah

Basketball, soccer, football, softball, baseball, hockey, cheer

  • Dec 19, 2011
The System Baseball team took second place in the United States Amateur Baseball Federation 17-year-old World Series July 31- Aug. 9 in San Diego
The System Baseball team took second place in the United States Amateur Baseball Federation 17-year-old World Series July 31- Aug. 9 in San Diego
Eastside Catholic athletic director Lance Gatter stands in front of the school's new stadium in Sammamish. By the end of the month

Eastside Catholic will open new stadium Sept. 27

For the last 28 years Eastside Catholic athletic teams have been the nomads of the Metro 3A.

Eastside Catholic athletic director Lance Gatter stands in front of the school's new stadium in Sammamish. By the end of the month

Willows Run Golf Course offers quick escape into nature

A famous quote from Mark Twain states “golf is a good walk spoiled.” As the summer wears on, I’m starting to think there’s more and more truth to the statement — just substitute “cart ride” for “walk.”

Sports in Brief | Issaquah Reporter

The Skyline High School football team earned more national accolades this past week, being named to the ESPN Fab 50 poll at No. 24.

  • Dec 19, 2011
The leaders in the mens 'elite' group emerge from the water en route to the cycling transition area

Beaver Lake Triathlon participants enjoy warm temps

Above average temperatures greeted the 521 athletes who gathered at the 15th annual Beaver Lake Triathlon Saturday morning — the largest turnout since 2005, when 570 took to the course.

The leaders in the mens 'elite' group emerge from the water en route to the cycling transition area
New Issaquah starting quarterback Joey Bradley and the rest of the Eagles received a pleasant surprise Wednesday when officials announced they'll be able to play all September games at home.

IHS football will play at home in September

Officials on Wednesday announced a change of plans involving Issaquah High School athletics — at least through September.

  • Dec 19, 2011
New Issaquah starting quarterback Joey Bradley and the rest of the Eagles received a pleasant surprise Wednesday when officials announced they'll be able to play all September games at home.
Gino Simone watches the Skyline defense from the sideline

Simone commits to Washington State

Skyline senior wide receiver Gino Simone, one of the more highly touted players in the state, verbally committed to Washington State University last weekend.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Gino Simone watches the Skyline defense from the sideline
The Issaquah Redhawks captured the U-10 Summer Knights IV baseball championship July 27 in Federal Way. After three games of pool play
The Issaquah Redhawks captured the U-10 Summer Knights IV baseball championship July 27 in Federal Way. After three games of pool play

15th annual Beaver Lake Triathlon to take place Aug. 16

The 15th annual Beaver Lake Triathlon will take place at 7:45 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 16.

  • Dec 19, 2011

Skyline earns another national ranking | Prep football

The Skyline football team was recognized by another national poll on Monday.

  • Dec 19, 2011

Issaquah-Sammamish recreation calendar | August 6

Baseball, basketball, football, cheer, soccer

  • Dec 19, 2011
The girls U12 Crossfire Premier ‘96 White team went undefeated though the Baker Blast in Bellingham June 27-29
The girls U12 Crossfire Premier ‘96 White team went undefeated though the Baker Blast in Bellingham June 27-29
Lucas Thrun rejoices after claiming the state title Saturday afternoon.

Eastlake baseball 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.

Lucas Thrun rejoices after claiming the state title Saturday afternoon.