Sports

Kirkland majors softball all-stars notch state title

Squad headed to Western Regionals

Ronan earns four medals at Special Olympics USA Games

Kirkland’s Frannie Ronan earned silver medals on the bars and beam in the Level 1 gymnastics competition at last week’s Special Olympics USA Games at… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2018

Thurston takes over as Juanita High’s new athletic director

Luckey retires after two years as Rebel AD and 37 years with LWSD

Frannie Ronan is set for gymnastics action at the Special Olympics

Kirkland resident attends school at St. Madeleine Sophie Catholic School in Bellevue

Enjoying the World Cup and being a life-long soccer fan | Column

I’ve always been fascinated with soccer and writing. In my early years playing on the soccer field, I even combined two of the key facets… Continue reading

Three-peat: Kirkland softball squad snags another district title

Kirkland’s majors softball all-star team won its third consecutive District 9 title last Saturday, defeating Redmond, 10-0. Kya Aldrich pitched five shutout innings and gave… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2018

Majors Mariners win Kirkland city baseball championship

The Kirkland American Little League Mariners beat the Kirkland National Little League Diamondbacks, 3-2, on June 8 in the majors division city championship game. The… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2018

‘It all comes down to accountability’

Juanita head coach Te’o and crew are hungry for football success

Juanita grad earns academic honors as UW rower

Kenzie Waltar, a Juanita High alumnus and senior University of Washington rower, was named to the first team of the 2018 Academic All-Pac-12 Women’s Rowing… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2018

United Bid prevails: World Cup may be coming to Seattle in 2026

2018 Cup begins Thursday in Russia

Kang players, coaches fired up at spring football practices

Lake Washington finished 7-4 overall last season

Lil’ Kangs Soccer Camp on tap July 9-12

The Lake Washington High School Girls Soccer Booster Club will host the Lil’ Kangs Soccer Camp from 8 a.m. to noon July 9-12 at the… Continue reading

  • Jun 8, 2018

Juanita, Lake Washington players make 3A KingCo all-league teams

Here’s a list of Kirkland-area athletes who were honored.

  • Jun 8, 2018

Astros select Juanita’s Schroeder in MLB Draft

The Houston Astros nabbed Juanita fireballer Jayson Schroeder as the 66th overall pick in the 2018 Major League Baseball first-year player draft on Monday night.… Continue reading

Lake Washington boys net state title

Lake Washington’s boys doubles tennis team of Shubhu Purohit/Nedim Suko (pictured) beat Michael Campbell/Thomas Sui of North Thurston, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2, to win the 3A… Continue reading

  • Jun 4, 2018
The Lake Washington Select 10U baseball team earned first place at the Art Wright Memorial Day tournament. Lake Washington Select defeated the SBC Spartans 1-0 in the 10U Silver Division title game on May 28 at Marymoor Park in Redmond. Lake Washington Select finished the tourney with an overall record of 5-1.
                                Photo courtesy of Darin Carlson

10U baseball squad earns a coveted championship

Lake Washington Select baseball team goes 5-1 at tournament.

  • May 31, 2018
The Lake Washington Select 10U baseball team earned first place at the Art Wright Memorial Day tournament. Lake Washington Select defeated the SBC Spartans 1-0 in the 10U Silver Division title game on May 28 at Marymoor Park in Redmond. Lake Washington Select finished the tourney with an overall record of 5-1.
                                Photo courtesy of Darin Carlson
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                                Lake Washington Kangaroos junior Brady Gockel captured second place in javelin with a toss of 177 feet, 2 inches at the Class 3A state track and field meet on May 26 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma.

Gockel earns second place in javelin at the Class 3A state track meet

Lake Washington junior is one of the best javelin throwers in Washington.

  • May 29, 2018
Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
                                Lake Washington Kangaroos junior Brady Gockel captured second place in javelin with a toss of 177 feet, 2 inches at the Class 3A state track and field meet on May 26 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma.
Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
                                Lake Washington Kangaroos senior Xavier Betancourt, center, earned sixth place with a time of 40.43 in the 300 hurdles at the Class 3A state track meet on May 26 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma.

Betancourt captures sixth place in the 300 hurdles

Lake Washington senior clocks a time of 40.43 in the 300 hurdles finals.

  • May 29, 2018
Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
                                Lake Washington Kangaroos senior Xavier Betancourt, center, earned sixth place with a time of 40.43 in the 300 hurdles at the Class 3A state track meet on May 26 at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma.

Juanita competes at the Class 3A state softball tournament

Rebels finish the 2018 season with 16 victories.

  • May 27, 2018

Lake Washington golfers participate at 3A state tournaments

Lake Washington’s Eric Jessen tied for seventh with a total of 76-70-146 at the 3A state golf tournament on May 22-23 in Spokane. Also at… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018