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  • Dec 19, 2011

Prep roundup

Issaquah defeated Newport 2-0 on May 1 to complete a perfect 16-0 regular season.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah’s Brittany Tallman will shoot for her third state golf title in May.

Tallman earns individual KingCo 3A golf title

Issaquah senior Brittany Tallman continued her dominant season Tuesday afternoon, winning the KingCo 3A crown at Snohomish Golf Course. The defending 3A state champion shot a 72 on the par 73 course. Mount Si’s Katie Somers came in second with a 75.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah’s Brittany Tallman will shoot for her third state golf title in May.
Issaquah’s Miles Perkins

Issaquah makes return trip to Safeco Field

It was a matter of experience vs. inexperience Saturday as Issaquah cruised past Hazen, 20-2, in the regional-round state baseball tournament at Bellevue’s Bannerwood Park.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah’s Miles Perkins
Skyline’s Shealee O’Donnell won the 100 and 200 at last Friday’s Sea-King track and field finals at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle.

Skyline girls win fifth straight district track and field title

The Skyline girls track and field team claimed its fifth consecutive Sea-King crown last Friday, edging rival Issaquah 114-103.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Skyline’s Shealee O’Donnell won the 100 and 200 at last Friday’s Sea-King track and field finals at the Southwest Athletic Complex in Seattle.

Eastlake soccer rolls past Mead

After narrowly making it in to the 4A state tournament, the Eastlake soccer team continues to make noise.

  • Dec 19, 2011

IHS fastpitch wins Sea-King title

Issaquah kept its record flawless and clinched a state tournament bid, beating Newport, 4-2, in the Sea-King District fastpitch softball championship last Friday.

  • Dec 19, 2011

Sports in brief

Jeff Altchech, an assistant for recently-resigned Issaquah boys basketball coach Jeff Patrick, was hired as the new head coach earlier this week.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah Little League Tiger pitcher Michelle Fowler pitches in a game against the Eastlake Huskies last Saturday.

Tigers stay atop Coast League standings

The Issaquah Little League 9-10-year-old Coast Softball Tigers beat the Eastlake Huskies 9-3 last Saturday in an extremely competitive contest.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah Little League Tiger pitcher Michelle Fowler pitches in a game against the Eastlake Huskies last Saturday.
Eastlake senior Easton Fix goes up for a header Tuesday night at Juanita High School.

Eastlake soccer misses chance to clinch state berth

Opportunity knocked time after time, but Eastlake was unable to answer during its winner-to-state game Tuesday night at Juanita.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Eastlake senior Easton Fix goes up for a header Tuesday night at Juanita High School.
Issaquah senior Tyler Vanderboegh is congratulated by assistant coach Steve Sanelli after striking out the final batter of the second inning against Mercer Island.

Vanderboegh dominates Mercer Island

Tyler Vanderboegh was forced to change his mindset in a matter of minutes Tuesday afternoon.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah senior Tyler Vanderboegh is congratulated by assistant coach Steve Sanelli after striking out the final batter of the second inning against Mercer Island.
Eastlake shortstop Michael Russo attempts to lay a tag on a Juanita runner Monday afternoon.

Eastlake downs second place Juanita for key victory

An impressive push to the playoffs continued for the Eastlake baseball team Monday afternoon.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Eastlake shortstop Michael Russo attempts to lay a tag on a Juanita runner Monday afternoon.
Issaquah sophomore Mikenzie Voves hurls a pitch to home plate Tuesday afternoon against Bellevue.

Issaquah clinches KingCo 3A fastpitch crown

Pitching, pitching, pitching.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah sophomore Mikenzie Voves hurls a pitch to home plate Tuesday afternoon against Bellevue.

Prep roundup

The Skyline girls finished in second place out of 74 teams Saturday at the Lake Washington Invitational earning 45 points. Gig Harbor won the meet with 70, while West Valley of Yakima was third with 44.5.

  • Dec 19, 2011

Sports in brief

The Issaquah Softball 9-10 Tigers blanked the Eastlake Wildcats 17-0 on April 24. Ellie Hendrickson and Sydney Schultz had key kits and

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah Little League Tiger’s Sarah Jordan takes a swing Saturday afternoon.

Sports in brief

Issaquah’s 9-10-year-old Coast Softball Tigers opened their season Saturday with a 13-3 win over the Eastlake Huskies. Both teams fought the rain and cold weather, with occasional hail. Emily Winterstein doubled, while Michelle Fowler, Sarah Jordan and Brooke Davis combined for two singles and two sacrifices. Fowler pitched three innings with an impressive nine strikeouts. Michelle Gersuk finished the game with a save, by striking out the side. The Tigers earned their second win Tuesday, outscoring the Sammamish Bandits 14-11 in five innings. Fowler and Gersuk, each pitched two innings, striking out four batters apiece. Jordan, Emma Moran, Madalyn Lyles, Brooke Davis and Michelle Fowler all earned hits to help to clinch the victory.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah Little League Tiger’s Sarah Jordan takes a swing Saturday afternoon.
Issaquah’s Sarah Sekijima tracks down a fly ball Monday afternoon against Interlake.

Prep roundup

Issaquah wrapped up a busy week of baseball, winning three straight league games to move into a tie for second place in the KingCo 3A.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah’s Sarah Sekijima tracks down a fly ball Monday afternoon against Interlake.
Skyline junior Brian Schwartz is leading the KingCo 3A in shutouts in his first season of playing varsity soccer. He spent the last two years playing baseball.

Trading sports: Former slugger leads league in shutouts

What a difference a year made for Skyline’s Brian Schwartz.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Skyline junior Brian Schwartz is leading the KingCo 3A in shutouts in his first season of playing varsity soccer. He spent the last two years playing baseball.
Eastlake shortstop Stephanie Fox flips the ball to second baseman Heather Hammack for an out in the sixth inning of Tuesday’s game. The play saved a Redmond run from scoring.

Eastlake fastpitch earns redemption over rival Redmond

Stephanie Fox carried a bitter taste in her mouth for six days.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Eastlake shortstop Stephanie Fox flips the ball to second baseman Heather Hammack for an out in the sixth inning of Tuesday’s game. The play saved a Redmond run from scoring.
Issaquah’s Brittany Tallman will shoot for her third state golf title in May.

Tallman battles pain, targets third state title

Brittany Tallman’s decision was a difficult one.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Issaquah’s Brittany Tallman will shoot for her third state golf title in May.