The WIAA announced Wednesday that if schools reopen at the conclusion of the six-week statewide shutdown ordered last week by Gov. Jay Inslee, then the state championships will go on as planned. (WIAA photo)

WIAA still hoping to hold state championships in May

But if the school shutdown extends past April 24, those championships could be in jeopardy.


Athletic practices and competitions cancelled through April 24 due to coronavirus outbreak

By Andy Nystrom and Benjamin Olson Gov. Jay Inslee announced on March 12 that all public and private schools in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 2020


Games are being postponed in response to coronavirus outbreak

In response to the recent coronavirus outbreak, Eastside schools are taking precautions when it comes to sporting events. The Lake Washington, Bellevue, Issaquah, Mercer Island… Continue reading

  • Mar 10, 2020


Kangs fall to Bulldogs in championship game

Lake Washington finished in second place at the 3A state basketball tournament.

Kangs reach 3A state tournament final on Saturday

LW defeats Eastside Catholic in semifinals.

Kangs advance to the semifinals at the Dome

LW beats Mt. Spokane and faces top-seeded Eastside Catholic next.

Lake Washington defeats Hudson’s Bay to tip off Tacoma Dome journey

Mount Spokane is next for Kangs tomorrow.

Hardwood Classic tips off after coronavirus outbreak

By Benjamin Olson and Andy Nystrom Basketball players took to the court in Tacoma, Yakima and Spokane for the state Hardwood Classic tournaments on Wednesday.… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2020

Most school events, including sports practices, on schedule after coronavirus outbreak

All the school districts in the Reporter’s coverage areas — Northshore, Lake Washington, Bellevue, Issaquah, Mercer Island and Snoqualmie — have noted that most school-related… Continue reading

  • Mar 3, 2020
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No changes to state basketball tournament schedules after coronavirus outbreak

State boys and girls basketball Hardwood Classic tournaments in Tacoma, Yakima and Spokane will remain on schedule this week after the coronavirus outbreak, according to… Continue reading

  • Mar 3, 2020
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Lake Washington, Juanita players earn all-league hoops honors

Thirteen players from Lake Washington and Juanita earned all-2A/3A KingCo boys and girls basketball honors this season. On the girls’ side, LW’s Rosa Smith, Sophia… Continue reading

  • Mar 2, 2020

‘We just kept pushing ourselves harder and harder’

Juanita girls finish season at state regionals.

Kangs dribble into the Tacoma Dome

Lake Washington girls compete at 3A Hardwood Classic.

Watson and Khilfeh each take sixth at Mat Classic XXXII

Kangs win three matches apiece at state tournament.

Kangs shine at state swim and dive meet

Lake Washington’s Alex Karulin stepped onto the medal podium four times at the 3A state swim and dive meet on Feb. 22 at the King… Continue reading

  • Feb 28, 2020

Scoring soccer honors

Lake Washington’s Jen Estes, CC Maloof, Savannah Walenczak, Alex Mueller and Kylie Jones were selected to the 3A All-State Girls Soccer first team by the… Continue reading

  • Feb 26, 2020

Juanita gymnasts show off their skills at state meet

Four Juanita gymnasts qualify for event finals at state meet on Feb. 20-21.

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LW and Juanita girls set for state regionals

Lake Washington and Juanita’s girls basketball teams faced off again in the third/fourth-place game of the 3A Sea-King District Tournament on Feb. 22 at Bellevue… Continue reading

  • Feb 24, 2020
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Kangs tumble to state gymnastics title

Lake Washington’s score of 185.725 is the second-highest all-time mark at the state meet.

Mitchell signs on with Central Washington University

Rebel softball player is stoked for next step.