Sports

TAHOMA BEARS

FOOTBALL: AT A GLANCE

  • Aug 29, 2008
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Kentwood’s Darrius Coleman is just one of many players expected to carry the load in the backfield for the team this fall. Since 2000

Conquerors set to reload

Who’s next?

Kentwood’s Darrius Coleman is just one of many players expected to carry the load in the backfield for the team this fall. Since 2000

KENTWOOD CONQUERORS

FOOTBALL: AT A GLANCE

  • Aug 25, 2008
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The three horses barrel down the stretch toward the wire during Sunday’s Longacres Mile at Emerald Downs. Jockey Jennifer Whitaker and Wasserman (4) come up on the outside

A Mile-stone – and then some

In saving his best strides for last, Wasserman came home with another first.

  • Aug 23, 2008
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The three horses barrel down the stretch toward the wire during Sunday’s Longacres Mile at Emerald Downs. Jockey Jennifer Whitaker and Wasserman (4) come up on the outside

KENTLAKE FALCONS

FOOTBALL: AT A GLANCE

  • Aug 22, 2008
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Kentlake quarterback Lewi Larson missed most of last season with a shoulder injury

Larson ready for big return

Lewi Larson runs through the play over and over again in his head.

Kentlake quarterback Lewi Larson missed most of last season with a shoulder injury
Former Tahoma High School star Omare Lowe has endured a lifetime of bouncing around

Seahawk Omare Lowe is back home with new team

Omare Lowe has been down this nomadic path before. You could say the former Tahoma High star has spent a lifetime bouncing from home to home – whether in the National Football League or during a tumultuous childhood – and it would be no exaggeration. But with each stop, the ever-resilient Lowe always has managed to put adversity aside and land on his feet.

Former Tahoma High School star Omare Lowe has endured a lifetime of bouncing around

Prep sports on local horizon

They’re not playing games, running races or jumping into the pool just yet. But high school sports are back.

  • Aug 18, 2008
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With help from business, Tahoma gymnasts offering fund-raiser

Their numbers are low and they don’t have a home to call their own.

  • Aug 18, 2008
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On Deck | Covington Reporter’s guide to Northwest sports broadcasts

Rainiers baseball: at Sacramento RiverCats, 7:05 p.m. (KHHO 850 AM). Seahawks preseason football: vs. Chicago Bears, Qwest Field, 6 p.m. (KONG, KIRO 710 AM).

  • Aug 15, 2008
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Washington State defensive end Kevin Kooyman (93) brings down a UCLA ballcarrier during a game last season. Kooyman

WSU’s Kevin Kooyman looks to rebound from injury | College Football

Frustration has melted into determination for Kevin Kooyman. Walking the Washington State University football sidelines wondering what could have been – or what likely should have been – can do that to a guy who possesses an inner drive nearly as big as he is.

Washington State defensive end Kevin Kooyman (93) brings down a UCLA ballcarrier during a game last season. Kooyman
Robleh Ahmed won the 8-9 year-old division of Maple Valley’s Punt

He does it all

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  • Aug 12, 2008
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Robleh Ahmed won the 8-9 year-old division of Maple Valley’s Punt

KW golfer repeats as PNGA junior champion Li continues torrid pace

Another week, another golf title.

  • Aug 12, 2008
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Grimaces turn to grins as Amy Weimar of Renton

Exercise through competition

In the workaday world, Ruta Biteman has done some heavy lifting as a caterer. Amy Weimar is all about precision with her various instruments as a dental hygienist. And Jaclynn Moergeli does double-duty, dealing the cards at an area casino while working toward her masters degree in counseling.

  • Aug 8, 2008
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Grimaces turn to grins as Amy Weimar of Renton
The Maple Valley Bulldogs

Nice season

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  • Aug 8, 2008
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The Maple Valley Bulldogs

Controversial waves in Chevy Cup

For Auburn’s Dave Villwock, it was the right place, the right time – and the right speed.

  • Aug 5, 2008
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The Maple Valley-based U-50 Miss Albert Lee/Spirit of the Navy (left)

CHEVROLET CUP AT SEAFAIR

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  • Aug 5, 2008
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The Maple Valley-based U-50 Miss Albert Lee/Spirit of the Navy (left)

KYSA teams savor the experience from Virginia

Malia Arrant and Jimmy Dunn agreed that the results weren’t exactly what they wanted.

  • Aug 5, 2008
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This time, it all goes right for Li

There were no scorecard glitches this time.

Black Diamond’s Toby Mollett takes off-road route to success

Name a city in the U.S. or abroad and, chances are, Toby Mollett probably has been there at some point.

  • Aug 1, 2008
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