Sports

Local athletes take shots at state

Matt Hanson had a modest goal entering the track season: simply stay healthy.

  • May 30, 2008

COCO plays CRISP

At a family reunion in Arizona more than a decade ago, a then 6-year-old Coco Bator noticed a bunch of family members just hitting the tennis ball around. She decided to pick up a racket and just try hitting a couple.

  • May 30, 2008

LW golf building on basics this season

With an inexperienced group of golfers, the Lake Washington girls golf team could use a seasoned coach to lead it to success.

  • May 30, 2008

Kangs flexing early KingCo muscle

After going 8-12 last year and returning just one senior, it would have been easy to dismiss Mike De Aguiar’s unjustified preseason optimism.

  • May 30, 2008

Prep Roundup

Lake Washington and Juanita

  • May 30, 2008

Rec Calendar

The Recreation Calendar lists recreational and participation sports submitted by nonprofit organizations. Mail to: Recreation Calendar, Reporter Newspapers, 18080 NE 68th St. #A150 Redmond, WA 98052, fax to 425-867-0784 or e-mail to sports@reporternewspapers.com.

  • May 30, 2008

Redmond, ineligibility, dull LW playoff hopes

The Lake Washington baseball team may still be able to reach many of its preseason goals, but the Kangs are not making it easy on themselves.

  • May 30, 2008

Prep Roundup

Lake Washington and Juanita results as of April 20

  • May 30, 2008

Rebels bullying 4A despite small size

In Juanita High School’s last season at the 4A level, the soccer team has more on its mind than just the typical league, districts and state championship goals: It’s shooting to solidify its legacy as a top team in the classification.

  • May 30, 2008

Prep Roundup

Lake Washington and Juanita results as of April 20

  • May 30, 2008

Area athletes aim for KingCo honors

Nearing the end of a long season of tears, blood -- and plenty of sweat -- things are just starting to get interesting for Kirkland’s two track and field squads.

  • May 30, 2008

LW soccer clinches playoff spot despite 1-4 start in league

The Lake Washington soccer team sealed a dramatic turnaround to its season April 30 with a 3-0 win over Bothell. The win secured a playoff spot and a winning record on the season for the Kangs, two team goals set before the season.

  • May 30, 2008

Rebels and Kangs must take long way to state

Both Juanita and Lake Washington lost a crucial coin flip, and then even more critical tiebreak games last week to give the Bothell Cougars a bye in the KingCo 4A baseball tournament, which started Monday after the Reporter’s deadline.

  • May 30, 2008

Bjork leads Rebels to title

All season long, the Juanita soccer team said it wanted to leave a mark on KingCo 4A before moving down to 3A next year. It accomplished just that with a 4-1 championship game win over Eastlake on May 6.

  • May 30, 2008

Kangs rally, but up and down season ends with loss

Of all the high school teams in all the different sports this year, perhaps no team went through more than the Lake Washington baseball team.

  • May 30, 2008

Rebels out after tangle with Bears

With Juanita’s state tournament hopes fading late in its first game last week, Rebels’ coach Kevin Lamb laid out one last gauntlet for star senior Tyler Bjork.

  • May 30, 2008

Spring season roundup

Results from the KingCo 4A/GSL bi-district track meet on May 16-17 at McKenzie Stadium in Vancouver. Athletes had to finish in the top four of an event to advance to the 4A state meet May 23-24 in Pasco.

  • May 30, 2008

Kangs, Rebels ousted from league tourney

After two narrow wins over Redmond in the regular season, Juanita couldn’t maintain the magic in the KingCo 4A tournament.

  • May 30, 2008

Local girls in-sync at championships; headed to NY

Over 170 girls from around the Pacific Northwest traveled to Kirkland last weekend with hopes of earning an invitation to a national synchronized swimming championship this summer in Binghamton, NY.

  • May 30, 2008