Sports

Work ethic drives LW’s Reisman to a KingCo title

Reisman defeated Juanita’s Angel Kotalas 8-2 in the KingCo 3A tournament 106-pound championship match

LW’s Heenan defeats familiar foe in KingCo finals

Logan Heenan defeated his LW teammate Elijah Lux 13-1 in the title matchup in 126-pound category.

Wolverines get back on track with victory against Juanita

A surprising loss to Mercer Island last week woke up the Bellevue Wolverines girls basketball team.

NU signs four for fall 2018 men’s soccer

Transfers Titus Nickson, Simon Said and Lucas Mota Silveira, and freshman Dennis Kozorezov, will join the Eagles next year.

  • Feb 1, 2018

Islanders unveil clutch performance down the stretch against Kangaroos

Lake Washington boys basketball falls to Mercer Island 63-51

Maggard notches school record, leads NCAA in 3,000 meters

Utah State University senior Dillon Maggard, a Lake Washington High alumnus, won the 3,000 meters last weekend at the Washington Invitational with a school-record time… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2018

Kangaroos defeat Mercer Island in regular season finale on the mat

Lake Washington Kangaroos head wrestling coach Steve Becher was jovial following the final regular season dual match of the 2017-18 season against the Mercer Island… Continue reading

Eight Northwest University athletes earn major academic honors

A total of 122 Cascade Collegiate Conference student-athletes in the winter sports of men’s and women’s basketball and men’s wrestling have earned U.S. Bank Academic… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2018

Swimmers slicing up the water with solid times

Before sophomore Alex Karulin splashed into the pool to compete in the 100-yard backstroke, a Lake Washington High timer turned and jokingly noted, “He’s pretty… Continue reading

Kirkland’s Wiersholm wins singles and doubles titles at international tennis tournament

She is playing in a 14-and-under tournament in France this week.

  • Jan 22, 2018

Drinkwine named head coach for NU’s men’s basketball

He has served as an assistant coach for the past three seasons and brings more than 26 years of coaching experience to the job.

  • Jan 17, 2018

High-school gymnasts get their flips family style

Lake Washington and Juanita’s prep gymnastics squads may compete against each other in the 3A KingCo conference, but that’s where the dividing line ends. Aside… Continue reading

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