Sports

Witnessing a historic sports moment was a memorable experience

A quick weekend trip to California was unforgettable.

 

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                                Newport Knights baseball head coach Brad Files, who graduated from Newport High School in 1988, has coached the varsity baseball program since the 1997 season. The Knights have compiled a 12-4 overall record thus far during the 2018 season.

Knights are competing for the top spot in KingCo 4A division on the diamond

Seasoned pitching staff leads Knights.

 

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Bellevue’s Boettcher kicks grass and takes names

Two sisters tell the story of a Bellevue woman who helped pioneer women’s soccer in the region.

 

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                                Bellevue Christian ace pitcher Eric Kats, left, and infielder Daniel Teramato, right, are looking to lead their team to the Class 1A state baseball tournament this May.

Vikings are dominating on the diamond in 2018

Bellevue Christian is having a breakthrough season on the diamond.

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                                Bellevue Christian ace pitcher Eric Kats, left, and infielder Daniel Teramato, right, are looking to lead their team to the Class 1A state baseball tournament this May.
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                                Mercer Island player Alex Platou, left, and Interlake defender Charlie Myhran, right, battle for possession of the ball in the first half of play on April 11 at Interlake High School in Bellevue. Mercer Island defeated Interlake 2-1 in the contest.

Islanders defeat Saints in rivalry showdown on the soccer field

Interlake nearly ties the game in the closing seconds.

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                                Mercer Island player Alex Platou, left, and Interlake defender Charlie Myhran, right, battle for possession of the ball in the first half of play on April 11 at Interlake High School in Bellevue. Mercer Island defeated Interlake 2-1 in the contest.
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                                Bellevue Wolverines junior badminton player Melinda Guo is one of the team captains in 2018. Guo captured second place at the 2017 KingCo singles badminton tournament.

Guo hopes to lead Wolverines to back-to-back KingCo tournament titles

Bellevue junior earned second place in KingCo singles tournament in 2017.

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                                Bellevue Wolverines junior badminton player Melinda Guo is one of the team captains in 2018. Guo captured second place at the 2017 KingCo singles badminton tournament.
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                                Interlake Saints senior forward Owen Gortner will continue his soccer career at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles in 2019.

Gortner leads Saints soccer squad

Interlake senior forward will play collegiate soccer in Los Angeles.

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                                Interlake Saints senior forward Owen Gortner will continue his soccer career at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles in 2019.

Speed skaters perform admirably at Nationals

Three Bellevue School District students dominate national competition.

  • Apr 4, 2018
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                                Bellevue Bulldogs sophomore Griffin McCormick currently is batting .308 at the plate through 23 games thus far during the 2018 season. The Bulldogs have an overall record 7-16.

McCormick is the epitome of a team player

Injury in 2017 didn’t derail McCormick on the diamond.

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                                Bellevue Bulldogs sophomore Griffin McCormick currently is batting .308 at the plate through 23 games thus far during the 2018 season. The Bulldogs have an overall record 7-16.

It’s a rugby time of year

Rugby season is rolling in the Northwest. The Eastside’s Panthers Youth Rugby Club is sporting teams in the U10, U12 and U14 divisions. For information,… Continue reading

  • Apr 2, 2018

Bothell defeats Newport, 5-1

Bothell beat Newport, 5-1, in 4A KingCo baseball action on March 28 in Bothell. Newport — which fell to 2-2 in league and 4-2 overall… Continue reading

  • Mar 29, 2018

Playing multiple sports creates better, healthier kids, says physical therapist

Special to the Reporter In an era of specialization in sports involving athletes of all ages, physical therapist and DPT, Anna Friedman, joins most medical… Continue reading

  • Mar 28, 2018

Seattle deserves to host World Cup 2026 matches, according to local soccer aficionados

FIFA will decide where the 48-team event lands in June.

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                                Bellevue Bulldogs freshman infielder Megan Marino is dominating at the plate thus far during the 2018 season. Marino is batting .540 and has 21 RBI in 12 games played during the season. The Bulldogs currently have an overall record of 16-1.

Marino is making a sizable impact in first season with Bulldogs

Bellevue Bulldogs softball team is dominating its opponents in early season action.

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                                Bellevue Bulldogs freshman infielder Megan Marino is dominating at the plate thus far during the 2018 season. Marino is batting .540 and has 21 RBI in 12 games played during the season. The Bulldogs currently have an overall record of 16-1.
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                                Bellevue sophomore Jed Michael, right, and Mercer Island midfielder Luca Mtskhetadze, left, battle for possession of the ball. Bellevue and Mercer Island battled to a 0-0 tie on March 23 in Bellevue.

Wolverines, Islanders battle to a stalemate on the soccer field

Rivalry showdown ends in a draw.

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                                Bellevue sophomore Jed Michael, right, and Mercer Island midfielder Luca Mtskhetadze, left, battle for possession of the ball. Bellevue and Mercer Island battled to a 0-0 tie on March 23 in Bellevue.

Jemal, Campana dive onto USA Junior National ultimate teams

Three Cedars Waldorf coach is blessed to have guided the duo along their journey.

Goucher to host baseball camp in April

Former professional baseball player and Atlanta Braves scout Steve Goucher will conduct a spring break baseball camp from April 9 through April 13 at Hidden… Continue reading

  • Mar 25, 2018
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                                The Bellevue Wolverines girls lacrosse team lost 16-3 to the Mercer Island Islanders on March 21. Bellevue players Kimberly Nickerson, Abby Parrish and Lily Weingaertner each recorded a goal apiece in the loss. The Wolverines dropped to 2-1 overall with the loss while Mercer Island improved their overall record to 4-0.

Islanders defeat Wolverines in rivalry lacrosse showdown

Wolverines suffer first loss of 2018 season.

  • Mar 23, 2018
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                                The Bellevue Wolverines girls lacrosse team lost 16-3 to the Mercer Island Islanders on March 21. Bellevue players Kimberly Nickerson, Abby Parrish and Lily Weingaertner each recorded a goal apiece in the loss. The Wolverines dropped to 2-1 overall with the loss while Mercer Island improved their overall record to 4-0.
Interlake Saints senior pitcher Nick Bentsen will anchor his team’s pitching staff during the 2018 season. Shaun Scott/staff photo

Senior leadership exuded by the Saints baseball squad

Interlake softball team focused on taking the next step

Interlake Saints senior pitcher Nick Bentsen will anchor his team’s pitching staff during the 2018 season. Shaun Scott/staff photo
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                                Mary Catherine Tolbert, Kama Boswell and Montana Jones are the team captains for the Bellevue Wolverines softball team.

Martin is the new Wolverines softball head coach

Bellevue baseball team is focused on making a postseason run

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                                Mary Catherine Tolbert, Kama Boswell and Montana Jones are the team captains for the Bellevue Wolverines softball team.