Sports

Snap to Whistle: Juanita ready to roll in 2018

Rebels kick off season versus Ballard.

‘Always Rising’: Lake Washington football ready for action

Arena begins his second year as head coach.

The Eastside Lions varsity rugby squad (pictured) earned third place at Nationals in Kansas City this past May. Photo courtesy of Hugh Gladner

Eastside Lions rugby club is thriving on the Eastside

Lions varsity squad earns third place at nationals.

The Eastside Lions varsity rugby squad (pictured) earned third place at Nationals in Kansas City this past May. Photo courtesy of Hugh Gladner

Kirkland takes fifth at World Series

Kirkland’s all-star majors defeated Canada, 14-4, in five innings in a consolation game on Aug. 15 to place fifth at the Little League Softball World… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2018

Thunder Sports Network takes the sports world by storm

Rich Hallstrom and Chris Brown co-authored Thunder Sports Network, but it’s friendship that counts.

Local lacrosse lads shine for West squad

Kirkland lacrosse players (left to right) Bode Maurer, Vin Maxwell and Gage Adams were named to the Under Armour Underclass Command Division All-American team representing… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2018
Christina Minor makes a play at second as Bella Ely stands by. Courtesy of workmac-LLSWS

Kirkland knocks past Canada in World Series

Locals to play in quarterfinals on Monday

Christina Minor makes a play at second as Bella Ely stands by. Courtesy of workmac-LLSWS
Kirkland’s Bella Ely waits for a pitch. Courtesy of workmac-LLSWS

East downs Kirkland in locals’ third World Series game

Locals play Canada on Sunday

Kirkland’s Bella Ely waits for a pitch. Courtesy of workmac-LLSWS
Kirkland slugged away for 15 hits against Prague. Courtesy of workmac-LLSWS

Kirkland knocks off Prague, 15-0, in World Series

Kirkland keeps rolling in the Little League Softball World Series. Ashlyn Cook hammered four hits and Hailey Story notched three hits, including two doubles, and… Continue reading

Kirkland slugged away for 15 hits against Prague. Courtesy of workmac-LLSWS

Kirkland wins opener at Little League Softball World Series

Kirkland unloaded with six runs in the top of the third inning and put a stamp on a 9-5 victory over the Southeast on Wednesday… Continue reading

Softballers headed to the Little League World Series

The city of Kirkland held a Little League Softball World Series send-off rally for the combined Kirkland American Little League and Kirkland National Little League… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2018

West wins softball title

The West (pictured) defeated the Southwest, 9-3, to win the Junior Softball World Series on Saturday at Everest Park in Kirkland. Jenna Thorkelson was the… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2018

Players hit the diamond in Challenger Division game

Players took part in the Challenger Division game at the Junior Softball World Series on Aug. 2 at Everest Park. This is Little League’s adaptive… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2018

Softball players score with Girls Night Out

A throng of players attend the Junior Softball World Series Girls Night Out on July 30 in Kirkland. This is an evening for players only… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2018

From near and far, teams are enjoying Junior Softball World Series

Event runs through Aug. 4 at Everest Park

Empowering young girls through basketball

Former star player Whiting teaches players to believe in themselves

  • Jul 28, 2018

Kirkland to play in regional championship game

Locals are 4-0 in tournament

Junior Softball World Series teams up to bat at Everest Park

Redmond is host team for event, which begins July 29