Sports

Kirkland youth tennis duo notches third at national tournament

Kirkland residents Soham Purohit and Vincent Yang won the third-place bronze ball for doubles (12-and-under category) at the Winter National Tennis tournament in Tucson, Arizona.… Continue reading

  • Jan 15, 2018

 

NU clenches first place at chess championships

Heads turned when the Northwest University Intercollegiate Chess Team, led by the “Queen of Katwe” Phiona Mutesi, arrived at this year’s Pan-American Intercollegiate Chess Championships.… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2018

 

LW boys defeat Mercer Island, 59-57

Lake Washington defeated Mercer Island, 59-57, in boys basketball action on Jan. 5. Courtesy of Willy Paine… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2018

 

Juanita, LW wrestlers are taking down their opponents

Three-sport athletes aren’t as plentiful these days as they were in the past. How about a four-sport stud? That’s where Juanita High’s John Nascimento comes… Continue reading

Van Dyke steps down as Eagle coach

Van Dyke coached the Northwest University men’s basketball team for 18 years.

  • Jan 4, 2018
John Robinson, founder and owner of Resolution Photomatching, posing as he first establishes his business and website. Courtesy of John Robinson

A picture can be worth thousands

Kirkland native uses photo-matching to authenticate sports memorabilia.

John Robinson, founder and owner of Resolution Photomatching, posing as he first establishes his business and website. Courtesy of John Robinson

McKee named finalist for US Sailing’s 2017 Rolex Yachtswoman of the Year award

McKee won the Taser World Championship again this year as a crew member with Jonathan McKee.

  • Dec 26, 2017

Juanita Bees sting opponents, snag state crown

The Juanita Bees, a girls U16 team in the Lake Washington Youth Soccer Association, brought home a state championship on Dec. 10 after a cold… Continue reading

  • Dec 22, 2017

Juanita girls are thriving on playing for each other

When the adrenaline kicks in and the Juanita High players are rolling, that’s when Hannah Huff feels at her best on the basketball court. “It’s… Continue reading

Lake Washington girls are playing with tenacity, passion and heart

First-year coach Jeff Wilson wants the Lake Washington High girls basketball players to be pumped up every time they step into the gym. He’s pushing… Continue reading

Juanita dedicates basketball season to coach who passed away

Emotions flowed during a pregame remembrance for former Juanita High coach Sloan Strohl last Friday night at the Rebels’ fieldhouse. Players shed tears while speaking… Continue reading

Lake Washington boys are ready to put their hoops puzzle together

Beau Heimdahl views the Lake Washington High boys basketball team as a puzzle. The Kangs have all the pieces in their hands and they just… Continue reading

Juanita Bees buzz past competition for third straight district championship

The Juanita Bees, a girls U16 team in the Lake Washington Youth Soccer Association, captured the LWYSA District Two championship with a 4-1 victory over… Continue reading

  • Nov 21, 2017

Maggard sets PR with sixth-place finish at nationals

Utah State University senior Dillon Maggard earned his second career cross country All-American honor in the last week as he placed sixth at the NCAA… Continue reading

  • Nov 20, 2017

Lake Washington High grad Maggard running strong in college

Dillon Maggard said the outfit he was sporting in the cross-country team’s van on the way to an awards banquet was a nice change-up to… Continue reading

Sammamish Rowing Association sets course records at The Head of the Charles Regatta

Special to the Reporter Sammamish Rowing Association (SRA) recently took the east coast by storm at the 53rd annual Head of the Charles Regatta (HOCR)… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

Locals spike onto 3A KingCo all-league teams

Juanita won the sportsmanship award and five local volleyball players bounced their way onto the 3A KingCo all-league teams this fall. Juanita’s Victoria Anderer was… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2017

Juanita, LW swimmers compete at 3A state meet

Kirkland schools notched five top-10 finishes at Saturday’s 3A state swim and dive meet at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way. For Juanita,… Continue reading

Football players earn 3A KingCo all-league honors

Juanita and Lake Washington garnered 10 first-teamers to this season’s 3A KingCo all-league football squads. They are: Juanita — Offense, Sebastian Garcia-Lutz (guard); Defense, Tyr… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2017

Lake Washington’s Cocales runs to 18th at state

Claire Cocales saved her best race for the end of her prep cross country career.