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Scott Wiley

Lacrosse sweeps Issaquah, Sammamish

T he idea was simply to start out small — and hope that popularity would gain over time.

  • Dec 19, 2011
Scott Wiley

Browne leads Skyline boys to win over Kennewick | Weekend roundup

A week ago, Max Browne quarterbacked Skyline to a state football championship. On Saturday, the Spartan junior helped Skyline to a victory on the basketball court.

  • Dec 12, 2011

Issaquah boys start season 4-0 | Saturday prep roundup

Issaquah continued its hot start Friday night, beating Newport 62-47.

  • Dec 10, 2011

Issaquah wins third straight swim meet | Friday prep roundup

The Issaquah swim team won five individual events and all three relays Thursday afternoon, beating Inglemoor 103-82.

  • Dec 9, 2011
Issaquah's Nick Price hoists a shot up over Skyline's Kasen Williams last season. Price is poised to be one of the league's top scorers in 2012.

Issaquah employs up-tempo style | Boys basketball preview

With no player taller than 6-foot-4, height isn't an asset for the Issaquah boys basketball team.

Issaquah's Nick Price hoists a shot up over Skyline's Kasen Williams last season. Price is poised to be one of the league's top scorers in 2012.
Will Parker drives to the hoop last year during the KingCo 4A playoffs.

Skyline presents tall challenge | Boys basketball preview

Nothing presents a more difficult matchup in high school basketball than height — and the Skyline boys basketball team has plenty of it in 2011-2012.

Will Parker drives to the hoop last year during the KingCo 4A playoffs.

Issaquah boys off to 2-0 start | Weekend basketball roundup

Issaquah won its second straight game to start the season Saturday, beating Kent Meridian 59-55 in the Les Schwab Tipoff Classic.

  • Dec 5, 2011
Max Browne was the fifth consecutive Skyline football player to win the Gatorade Player of the Year award in Washington.

Max Browne named Washington Gatorade Player of the Year

For the fifth year in a row, Skyline has produced Washington's Gatorade Football Player of the Year.

Max Browne was the fifth consecutive Skyline football player to win the Gatorade Player of the Year award in Washington.

Issaquah boys basketball starts season with rout of Mount Si | Wednesday prep roundup

Issaquah opened the 2011-12 season with a bang Tuesday night, thumping Mount Si, 76-36 on the road.

Skyline head coach Mat Taylor

Skyline set to take on Skyview for state football title | Preview

This Saturday marks the seventh time in the last eight seasons the Skyline football team has reached a state championship game in the Tacoma Dome.

Skyline head coach Mat Taylor
Spartans QB Max Browne (4) drops back to pass against Central Valley on Saturday. Next up for Skyline is Woodinville at the Tacoma Dome on 1 p.m. on November 26.

Playoff picture | Skyline set to face Woodinville on Saturday

What started as four Issaquah and Sammamish area football teams in the state playoffs is down to one. Here's a quick glance at Skyline's state semifinal matchup with Woodinville this Saturday.

  • Nov 21, 2011
Spartans QB Max Browne (4) drops back to pass against Central Valley on Saturday. Next up for Skyline is Woodinville at the Tacoma Dome on 1 p.m. on November 26.

Skyline earns third state title in four years | Soccer

Lianna Simms hadn't netted a varsity goal all season.

Spartan RB Damian Greene (7) runs past Central Valley defenders for a touchdown during a 4A quarter final playoff game at Skyline on Saturday. Skyline won 52-17.

Skyline clicks on all cylinders in 52-17 win over Central Valley | Football

Sometimes its tough to be a running back on one of the best passing teams in the state — but not days like Saturday.

Spartan RB Damian Greene (7) runs past Central Valley defenders for a touchdown during a 4A quarter final playoff game at Skyline on Saturday. Skyline won 52-17.
Skyline sophomore Brooke Bofto pushes the ball upfield against Tahoma defender Kaysha Darie.

Skyline earns redemption over Tahoma, moves on to 4A championship | Soccer

The ball approached Brooke Bofto almost as if it was in slow motion.

Skyline sophomore Brooke Bofto pushes the ball upfield against Tahoma defender Kaysha Darie.
Skyline graduate Adrian Sampson will join the University of Oregon baseball team next year.

Former Skyline pitcher, Adrian Sampson, signs with Oregon

It was announced Wednesday that Adrian Sampson, a 2010 graduate of Skyline High School, has signed a National Letter of Intent to play baseball at the University of Oregon during the 2012-2013 school year.

Skyline graduate Adrian Sampson will join the University of Oregon baseball team next year.

Skyline downs Mead in snowy Spokane | Football

Skyline survived frigid temperatures, snow flurries and a long road trip to defeat Greater Spokane League Champion Mead, 27-17 Saturday afternoon.

Skyline's Katie Kinnear reaches for the wall in the 100 backstroke. She claimed her first state title in the event and seventh overall individual title in an automatic all-American time of 54.60.

Skyline swimmers three-peat as 4A champions

Katie Kinnear wasn't with the Skyline swim team when the program won its first state title 2009, but she was proud to say she's been a part of the last two.

Skyline's Katie Kinnear reaches for the wall in the 100 backstroke. She claimed her first state title in the event and seventh overall individual title in an automatic all-American time of 54.60.
Issaquah defender Julia Knitter dribbles the ball up field in the KingCo 4A championship game.

Issaquah soccer season ends in opening round of state

Hopes of a state championship run came to an abrupt end for the Issaquah girls soccer team Wednesday in the opening round of the 4A tournament.

Issaquah defender Julia Knitter dribbles the ball up field in the KingCo 4A championship game.
Skyline junior Rachel Shim celebrates with teammates after scoring the winning goal during the 75th minute of Tuesday's state tournament opener against Kentridge.

Big shot, big save lift Skyline to state tournament victory | Soccer

Skyline junior forward Rachel Shim scored in the 75th minute of Tuesday's 4A state tournament opener, helping the Spartans to a 1-0 victory over Kentridge.

Skyline junior Rachel Shim celebrates with teammates after scoring the winning goal during the 75th minute of Tuesday's state tournament opener against Kentridge.
The Eastside Lion Rugby Club is holding sign-ups next month.

Youth rugby registration right around corner

The Eastside Lions Youth Rugby Club will have open registration for the 2012 season at the Sports Reaction Center in Bellevue from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 17.

  • Nov 8, 2011
The Eastside Lion Rugby Club is holding sign-ups next month.