Sports

The Juanita bowling club: back row

Juanita bowling club makes its mark

With the crash of a few thousand pins, Juanita bowling recently went from a fun club to a fun club with a little more seriousness.

  • Mar 11, 2009
The Juanita bowling club: back row
Front Row left to right: Maddie Starnes

Lake Washington girls win state soccer championship

The Girls U-16 Lake Washington Youth Soccer Club Select Crossfire Team won the state soccer championship on Feb. 22 at Starfire in Tukwila.

  • Mar 4, 2009
Front Row left to right: Maddie Starnes
Eyes on the prize: Issaquah’s Maddey Pflaumer scored a game-high 10 points

Juanita hosts KingCo title games

It was occasionally bumpy. It wasn’t always pretty. But the Issaquah girls could care less, and they got the job done on Friday.

Eyes on the prize: Issaquah’s Maddey Pflaumer scored a game-high 10 points
Christian “CJ” Milborn of Kirkland.

Milborn had stellar football season

Christian “CJ” Milborn of Kirkland, who attends Archbishop Murphy High School, had an outstanding football season.

  • Feb 26, 2009
Christian “CJ” Milborn of Kirkland.
Kirkland resident Katie Meyer will compete in the 2009 Special Olympics World Winter Games Feb. 7-13.

Kirkland skier brings home three medals from World Special Olympics

Kirkland resident Katie Meyer, 27, recently won two Gold medals and a Bronze medal at the 2009 Special Olympics World Winter Games.

  • Feb 26, 2009
Kirkland resident Katie Meyer will compete in the 2009 Special Olympics World Winter Games Feb. 7-13.
Juanita’s Cole Graves puts up a shot past Liberty’s Turner Chatterton last Tuesday at Liberty.

Juanita boys finish fourth at KingCo 3A tournament

The Juanita boys basketball team picked up a big win against Liberty Feb. 17 that helped the team to a fourth place finish at the KingCo 3A tournament and a trip to the Sea-King 3A district basketball tournament.

  • Feb 25, 2009
Juanita’s Cole Graves puts up a shot past Liberty’s Turner Chatterton last Tuesday at Liberty.

Gymnastics roundup

Juanita’s duo of Theresa Hoey and Natalie Dean earned top-40 finishes in all-around at the state gymnastics meet last weekend.

  • Feb 24, 2009

Juanita girls season ends with 45-35 loss to Bellevue

The season ended with a 45-35 loss to Bellevue in the KingCo tournament for the Juanita girls basketball team.

  • Feb 24, 2009
Stevie Stefanovic

Eastside rugby blooms amid booming scene

Entering its second season, the Eastside Lions high school rugby club is part of the burgeoning rugby scene.

  • Feb 19, 2009
Stevie Stefanovic

Olympic skier Scott Macartney on schedule after suffering knee injury

Two-time Olympic skier Scott Macartney’s recovery from a serious knee injury is going well and he is on schedule to make a run for a third Olympic berth.

  • Feb 17, 2009
Juanita’s Jake Ichikawa (No. 5) pushes his way through the Interlake defense on his way to the basket during a game at Juanita High School Feb. 10. Juanita built a big lead early
Juanita’s Jake Ichikawa (No. 5) pushes his way through the Interlake defense on his way to the basket during a game at Juanita High School Feb. 10. Juanita built a big lead early

Wrestling roundup

Lake Washington scored 137 points and finished in sixth at the KingCo 4A wrestling match Feb. 6-7 at Juanita.

  • Feb 17, 2009

Rebels dominate Interlake in 65-63 key win

On senior night, Juanita’s Olivia Marshall stepped up for 16 points to help the Rebels pick up a key, 65-63 win against Interlake.

  • Feb 17, 2009
Vanessa White and husband Jeff display a photo of Chantel Still

Juanita grad Chantel’s spirit is alive on court

Vanessa and Jeff White’s eyes lit up like the numbers on a basketball scoreboard when they perused a scrapbook filled with photos of Chantel Still.

  • Feb 16, 2009
Vanessa White and husband Jeff display a photo of Chantel Still

VOTE FOR GOAL OF THE YEAR by Feb. 27

Amy “A.J.” Johnson scored three goals to help her team, Crossfire Lombard ‘94, make it to the semi-finals of the USL Super-Y North American Finals in Tampa in November. One of her goals, the game-winner against the Cleveland Internationals, is a finalist for “Goal of the Year” by US Youth Soccer.

  • Feb 10, 2009
Bothell's Robby Storm (No. 22) is guarded by the Woodinville defense during third quarter action of a game at Bothell High School on Jan. 16.

Altercation between parent, player and referee halts Lake Washington basketball game

A Jan. 31 Lake Washington boys basketball game against Bothell was suspended after an altercation involving a player, a referee and the player's father.

  • Feb 9, 2009
Bothell's Robby Storm (No. 22) is guarded by the Woodinville defense during third quarter action of a game at Bothell High School on Jan. 16.
Lake Washington's Grant Haschak (right) wrestles Juanita's Stefan Kiehn during a match at Redmond High School on Jan. 29.

Rebels beat tough KingCo season

The young Juanita wrestling team has navigated through a tough KingCo schedule to post a strong season.

  • Feb 4, 2009
Lake Washington's Grant Haschak (right) wrestles Juanita's Stefan Kiehn during a match at Redmond High School on Jan. 29.
Juanita's Matt Skurnik (in red) wrestles Lake Washington's Collin Story during a match at Redmond High School on Jan. 29.

Grapplers tune up for KingCo 4A tournament

Haschak, Ullery lead Kangs as state's top wrestlers clash at Juanita this weekend

  • Feb 4, 2009
Juanita's Matt Skurnik (in red) wrestles Lake Washington's Collin Story during a match at Redmond High School on Jan. 29.

Kirkland Reporter Recreation Calendar | Feb. 2

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.

  • Feb 3, 2009
Lake Washington High School Dance Team dominated pom

LWHS Dance Team takes three top spots

Three competitive divisions, three first place trophies. The day could not have gone better for the Lake Washington High School Dance Team at the Edmonds Woodway Competition on Jan. 17.

  • Feb 3, 2009
Lake Washington High School Dance Team dominated pom