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Kangs down Rebels in rivalry 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
Kangs down Rebels in rivalry game
Lake Washington notches league gymnastics title

Lake Washington notches league gymnastics title

Juanita takes third at meet.

  • Feb 7, 2020
Lake Washington notches league gymnastics title
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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

Enjoying the grit and grind of the wrestling scene

Juanita Rebels thrive on hard work.

Enjoying the grit and grind of the wrestling scene
Lake Washington edges Bellevue on the court

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
Lake Washington edges Bellevue on the court
Eastside basketball coaches react to Bryant’s death

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 basketball coaches react to Bryant’s death
Eastside Prep’s Kumar swings his way to state tournament

Eastside Prep’s Kumar swings his way to state tournament

Bellevue resident trains at Eastside Tennis Center in Kirkland.

Eastside Prep’s Kumar swings his way to state tournament

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

Nailing dives and making friends at Lake Washington

Junior Richter thrives in the air and on the ground.

Nailing dives and making friends at Lake Washington
Lake Washington Junior Kang football program needs donations

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
Lake Washington Junior Kang football program needs donations
Former Juanita High star Ahmed headed for the NFL draft

Former Juanita High star Ahmed headed for the NFL draft

Running back completes solid UW career.

Former Juanita High star Ahmed headed for the NFL draft
Free fastpitch softball event on tap Jan. 12

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
Free fastpitch softball event on tap Jan. 12
Excitement and energy abounds for Juanita gymnastics

Excitement and energy abounds for Juanita gymnastics

Rebels nail historic school program score of 168.

Excitement and energy abounds for Juanita gymnastics
The Classics 2020/2021 and 2022/2023 teams both won first-place medals in the Elite A and Elite B divisions at the Strucktown Showdown tournament on Dec. 15 in Oregon. Courtesy photo

Kirkland’s Chinn shines for Classics lacrosse squad

Kirkland’s Bryson Chinn recently delivered a key goal on the lacrosse scene. Two boys high school lacrosse teams organized by Bellevue High School students won… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2020
The Classics 2020/2021 and 2022/2023 teams both won first-place medals in the Elite A and Elite B divisions at the Strucktown Showdown tournament on Dec. 15 in Oregon. Courtesy photo
‘Seeing it all come to fruition is really cool’

‘Seeing it all come to fruition is really cool’

Lake Washington gymnasts are sticking their routines.

‘Seeing it all come to fruition is really cool’
Lake Washington girls hoops squad shines at Arizona tourney

Lake Washington girls hoops squad shines at Arizona tourney

Lake Washington’s girls basketball team won the upper division of the recent Cactus Jam in Tempe, Arizona. LW defeated Riverside, British Columbia, 61-52, in the… Continue reading

  • Jan 2, 2020
Lake Washington girls hoops squad shines at Arizona tourney

Last year kept us busy, looking forward to more action in 2020

After filing my final story of the year at noon on Dec. 31, I rolled my chair back, let out a strong breath and clenched… Continue reading

Kangs are set for action

Kangs are set for action

Lake Washington’s Ben Nyquist fights for a rebound during a recent matchup with Bothell. On Jan. 4 in boys action, the Kangs will host Cedar… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2019
Kangs are set for action
Northwest University’s Travis scores first-team Academic All-America honor

Northwest University’s Travis scores first-team Academic All-America honor

Striker netted 12 goals and had five assists this season.

Northwest University’s Travis scores first-team Academic All-America honor
Adams II signs on to play football at the University of Washington

Adams II signs on to play football at the University of Washington

Sam Adams II of Kirkland signed his letter of intent on Dec. 18 to play football next season at the University of Washington. The running… Continue reading

  • Dec 19, 2019
Adams II signs on to play football at the University of Washington