Sports

Marquardt moves from hardwood to gridiron

College football scholarships are nothing new at Skyline High School. Since 2000, the successful program has sent 29 players to the next level.

  • Jul 18, 2008
Issaquah’s Sean Stuby splits a pair of Evergreen defenders Tuesday night at Franklin High School.

Issaquah hoopsters sharpen skills against area’s top teams

The next high school basketball season might be six months away, but the Issaquah boys team already has pick and rolls, screens and zone defense on the mind.

  • Jun 13, 2008
Issaquah’s Sean Stuby splits a pair of Evergreen defenders Tuesday night at Franklin High School.
The Miss Red Dot shows off its power in an exhibition on Sunday. This was the first time unlimited hydroplanes have run on Lake Sammamish.

Tastin’ n Racin’ results

1 litre hydro, Pro stock runabout flatbottom, unlimited hydroplane exhibition

  • Jun 13, 2008
The Miss Red Dot shows off its power in an exhibition on Sunday. This was the first time unlimited hydroplanes have run on Lake Sammamish.
Issaquah senior Andy Salmeri drills a home run over the left field fence Friday morning against Kennewick.

Eagles end season on winning note, take third at Safeco

They may have wanted more, but when it was said and done the Issaquah baseball team was all smiles Saturday after defeating Meadowdale 7-2 for third place in the class 3A state tournament at Safeco Field.

  • May 29, 2008
Issaquah senior Andy Salmeri drills a home run over the left field fence Friday morning against Kennewick.
Eastlake senior shortstop Katie Bunger snags a line drive Saturday afternoon against Shadle Park.

Eastlake fastpitch snags first state championship

The challenge might have seemed insurmountable to some, but not the Eastlake fastpitch team.

  • May 29, 2008
Eastlake senior shortstop Katie Bunger snags a line drive Saturday afternoon against Shadle Park.
Eastlake’s Kimi Pohlman connects with a pitch last Friday against Redmond. Pohlman was 3-for-4 with two RBI.

Eastlake battles back from adversity, finds its ‘Ubuntu’

If there was ever a time the Eastlake fastpitch team needed to live by its motto “Ubuntu” — a South African word representing unity — it was last Friday.

  • May 23, 2008
Eastlake’s Kimi Pohlman connects with a pitch last Friday against Redmond. Pohlman was 3-for-4 with two RBI.
Skyline’s Edgar Esquivel attempts to maneuver the ball around a group of Bainbridge defenders Saturday night.

Bainbridge spoils Skyline’s impressive run at state tournament

More often than not, victory goes to the aggressor.

  • May 16, 2008
Skyline’s Edgar Esquivel attempts to maneuver the ball around a group of Bainbridge defenders Saturday night.