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Jimmy Shane and the U-1 Miss HomeStreet team tamed the Lake Washington waters this weekend. COURTESY FILE PHOTO

Shane, HomeStreet capture Albert Lee Appliance Cup | Hydros

Renton’s Jimmy Shane in the U-1 Miss HomeStreet and Andrew Tate in the U-9 Les Schwab Tires battled side-by-side through the final lap of a… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2017
Jimmy Shane and the U-1 Miss HomeStreet team tamed the Lake Washington waters this weekend. COURTESY FILE PHOTO
Mack One Rules wins the Mount Rainier Stakes by two lengths.                                Photo courtesy Emerald Downs

Mach One Rules in top form for Longacres Mile | Emerald Downs

Trainer Frank Lucarelli and owners Roy and Ellie Schaefer hope to be smiling in the winner’s circle.

Mack One Rules wins the Mount Rainier Stakes by two lengths.                                Photo courtesy Emerald Downs
Pacific Northwest Governor’s Cup polo tournament|Gallery

Pacific Northwest Governor’s Cup polo tournament|Gallery

On July 8 and 9 polo players from all over Washington, Oregon, Idaho and British Columbia competed in the Pacific Northwest Governor’s Cup. The event… Continue reading

Pacific Northwest Governor’s Cup polo tournament|Gallery
An overview of one of the scenic views that Scott Funston and his team members saw while on their trip to Europe. Photo sent in by Funston.

Local dirt biker racer returns from competition in Europe

Riding dirt bikes takes a lot of practice and skill. It involves great balance, speed and agility. To make it far in the sport, it… Continue reading

An overview of one of the scenic views that Scott Funston and his team members saw while on their trip to Europe. Photo sent in by Funston.
Kentwood boys soccer players named to All-State team

Kentwood boys soccer players named to All-State team

Three Kentwood High School boys soccer players have been named to the Washington State Soccer Coaches Association All-State teams. Midfielders junior Manav Gill and senior… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2017
Kentwood boys soccer players named to All-State team
Kent Storm Special Olympics honors athletes, retiring coach

Kent Storm Special Olympics honors athletes, retiring coach

The Kent Storm Special Olympics team recently wrapped up its 10th year with a banquet at Azteca Mexican Restaurant in Kent. The team has 34… Continue reading

  • Jun 20, 2017
Kent Storm Special Olympics honors athletes, retiring coach
Mach One Rules in the Budweiser Stakes | Emerald Downs

Mach One Rules in the Budweiser Stakes | Emerald Downs

Mach One Rules collared a loose on the lead Prime Engine late and scored a three-quarter-length victory Sunday in the $50,000 Budweiser Stakes for 3-year-olds… Continue reading

Mach One Rules in the Budweiser Stakes | Emerald Downs
Takako Tourangeau returns a shot Saturday at the Pickleball Station grand opening in Kent.

Time for some pickleball | Video

Getting into a pickle is now much easier and more fun in Kent.

Takako Tourangeau returns a shot Saturday at the Pickleball Station grand opening in Kent.
All League

All League

As the school year come to a close, the spring sports 4A North Puget Sound League announced the All League selections for baseball, fastpitch and… Continue reading

All League
Kent and Tahoma middle schools compete in track meet

Kent and Tahoma middle schools compete in track meet

Seventh- and eighth-graders from the Kent and Tahoma school districts competed in track and field events at the conference championship meet June 6-7 at French… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2017
Kent and Tahoma middle schools compete in track meet
Disc golf course opens in Maple Valley

Disc golf course opens in Maple Valley

There is a new disc golf course for youths, adults and families to enjoy in Maple Valley.

Disc golf course opens in Maple Valley
Tahoma senior graduate with honors

Tahoma senior graduate with honors

It all started in elementary school when she realized she was much faster than all the other kids in her class. Tierra Wilson, 18, is… Continue reading

Tahoma senior graduate with honors
Ginny Mehl won the shot put hitting 44-04 feet, Aliya Wilson won the 100 meters in the 11:55 seconds. The 4x100 relay team of twins Aliya Wilson and Alisha Wilson, older sister Tierra Wilson and Olivia Ribera won in 46.62. In the photo Olivia Ribera hands the baton to anchor Aliya Wilson.                                Photos by Dennnis Box

Tahoma girls win track and field 4A state crown

The girls took home three gold medals, four silvers and three bronze.

Ginny Mehl won the shot put hitting 44-04 feet, Aliya Wilson won the 100 meters in the 11:55 seconds. The 4x100 relay team of twins Aliya Wilson and Alisha Wilson, older sister Tierra Wilson and Olivia Ribera won in 46.62. In the photo Olivia Ribera hands the baton to anchor Aliya Wilson.                                Photos by Dennnis Box
Kentridge’s Tyler Cronk climbed 6 feet, 9 inches to capture the 4A state high jump title Friday at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma. HEIDI SANDERS, Kent Reporter

Kentridge’s Cronk wins state high jump title

After narrowly missing a state berth last season, Kentridge junior Tyler Cronk is the 4A boys state high jump champion. His jump of 6 feet,… Continue reading

Kentridge’s Tyler Cronk climbed 6 feet, 9 inches to capture the 4A state high jump title Friday at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma. HEIDI SANDERS, Kent Reporter
The Kentlake Falcons baseball team take second in the 4A state championship.

The Kentlake Falcons baseball team take second in the 4A state championship.

The Falcons lost 3-2 to Puyallup in the championship game.

The Kentlake Falcons baseball team take second in the 4A state championship.
State championship weekend | Sports Roundup

State championship weekend | Sports Roundup

Saturday will be a state championship affair for track and field, baseball and fastpitch

State championship weekend | Sports Roundup
Bears snag NPSL with shutout over Auburn Mountainview

Bears snag NPSL with shutout over Auburn Mountainview

A riser, curveball and some gold gloves

Bears snag NPSL with shutout over Auburn Mountainview
Tahoma track and field shows the best stuff | Sports Roundup

Tahoma track and field shows the best stuff | Sports Roundup

The Tahoma boys and girls track and field teams once again proved to be on the top step

Tahoma track and field shows the best stuff | Sports Roundup
Thunderbirds capture WHL title, seize Ed Chynoweth Cup

Thunderbirds capture WHL title, seize Ed Chynoweth Cup

Seattle rallies for dramatic OT win at Regina

  • May 20, 2017
Thunderbirds capture WHL title, seize Ed Chynoweth Cup
Kevin Murray selected ESPN Fantasy Football Commissioner of the Year

Kevin Murray selected ESPN Fantasy Football Commissioner of the Year

Kevin Murray hit the big time in fantasy football Jan. 25

Kevin Murray selected ESPN Fantasy Football Commissioner of the Year