Sports

Lake Washington gymnasts win district team title

Lake Washington’s gymnasts snagged the 3A District 2 team title with 183 points on Saturday at Ballard High. Sammamish took second with 179.525 and Juanita… Continue reading

  • Feb 16, 2020

Lake Washington nets 3A KingCo Tournament title

Kangs defeat Juanita, 63-31.

Juanita, LW wrestlers advance to state

Four Kirkland-area wrestlers advanced to the Mat Classic XXXII state tournament this weekend at the Tacoma Dome. They are: Lake Washington’s Faris Khilfeh (220), first… Continue reading

  • Feb 16, 2020

Juanita, LW advance to districts

Juanita girls basketball head coach Azuma Bearden with 2A/3A all-KingCo first-team selection Chelsea Hill, who scored 25 points in the Rebels’ 57-38 victory over Bellevue… Continue reading

  • Feb 14, 2020

Lake Washington boys fall to Bellevue in KingCo tournament

The Kangs seasons ends with 48-40 loss to Bellevue in loser-out game on Feb. 11.

Juanita, LW wrestlers advance to regionals

Thirteen Kirkland wrestlers delivered strong showings at the 3A KingCo-Wesco sub-regional at Juanita High and advanced to the regional tournament this weekend at Kelso High.… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2020

Kangs sign on to compete at the college level

Lake Washington High seniors Belle Brandenfels (Seattle Pacific University), Tessa Watkins (Washington State University) and Anna Fridell (Edmonds College) signed their letters of commitment to… Continue reading

  • Feb 10, 2020

Lake Washington, Juanita girls playing solid basketball

Kangs and Rebels to meet in 3A KingCo Tournament title game.

Kangs down Rebels in rivalry game

Juanita’s Beckham Lie (right) reaches toward the hoop as Lake Washington’s Jackson Pribic defends during the Kangs’ 52-43 boys basketball victory on Feb. 7. LW… Continue reading

  • Feb 10, 2020

Lake Washington notches league gymnastics title

Juanita takes third at meet.

  • Feb 7, 2020
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Lake Washington, Juanita hoops action on tap

Lake Washington and Juanita’s boys and girls basketball teams will close out their 2A/3A KingCo regular seasons with some Kirkland rivalry matchups on Friday night.… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2020
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Enjoying the grit and grind of the wrestling scene

Juanita Rebels thrive on hard work.

Lake Washington edges Bellevue on the court

The Lake Washington boys basketball team picked up a 73-68 win on the road over the Bellevue Wolverines on Jan. 28. Lake Washington will be… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2020

Eastside basketball coaches react to Bryant’s death

Kobe Bryant possessed an incredible work ethic and competitive drive, said Overlake School’s boys basketball coach David Bigelow. “He transcended basketball and was just getting… Continue reading

Eastside Prep’s Kumar swings his way to state tournament

Bellevue resident trains at Eastside Tennis Center in Kirkland.

New 1A Emerald Sound Conference set for 2020-21 season

Eastside Prep athletic teams that now compete in the 1A Emerald City League will join 13 other teams in the new 1A Emerald Sound Conference… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2020

Nailing dives and making friends at Lake Washington

Junior Richter thrives in the air and on the ground.

Lake Washington Junior Kang football program needs donations

The Lake Washington Junior Kang football program has begun restructuring its youth sports organization and donations are needed to provide players with football equipment. A… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2020

Former Juanita High star Ahmed headed for the NFL draft

Running back completes solid UW career.

Free fastpitch softball event on tap Jan. 12

Kirkland National and Kirkland American are hosting, on behalf of District 9 Little League, a free introduction to fastpitch softball from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Jan. 12… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2020