Left, Lake Washington’s Rosa Smith, Sophia Liesse and Elise Hani. Right, Juanita’s Chelsea Hill. Courtesy photos

Left, Lake Washington’s Rosa Smith, Sophia Liesse and Elise Hani. Right, Juanita’s Chelsea Hill. Courtesy photos

Lake Washington, Juanita players earn all-league hoops honors

  • Monday, March 2, 2020 4:48pm
  • Sports

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 Liesse and Elise Hani and Juanita’s Chelsea Hill made the first team; and LW’s Jen Estes and Ellie Pederson and Juanita’s Joy Haltom and Kayla Huff were honorable mentions. Hani was the defensive player of the year.

For the boys, LW’s Evan Liggett was a second-teamer, and honorable mentions were LW’s Ben Nyquist and D’Von Fisher and Juanita’s Cooper Mcleod and Jordan Tate.

In consideration of how we voice our opinions in the modern world, we’ve closed comments on our websites. We value the opinions of our readers and we encourage you to keep the conversation going.

Please feel free to share your story tips by emailing editor@kirklandreporter.com.

To share your opinion for publication, submit a letter through our website https://www.kirklandreporter.com/submit-letter/. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) We reserve the right to edit letters, but if you keep yours to 300 words or less, we won’t ask you to shorten it.

More in Sports

WIAA delays start dates for fall sports

Football practices to begin Sept. 5, all other sports planned for Sept. 7.

Northwest’s volleyball team stays connected during trying times

The squad has been using Zoom to hold weekly meetings during which they check in and pray for each other if needed.

No-show season: WIAA announces cancellation of spring sports, activities

Due to the school closure extension, the cancellation includes all practices, competitions, tournaments and championships, WIAA says.

There’s still hope for spring sports, WIAA announces

Washington Interscholastic Activities Association making contingency plans for high school sports competitions after extension of stay home order.

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… Continue reading

Games are being postponed in response to coronavirus outbreak

In response to the recent coronavirus outbreak, Eastside schools are taking precautions… Continue reading

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.

Hardwood Classic tips off after coronavirus outbreak

By Benjamin Olson and Andy Nystrom Basketball players took to the court… Continue reading