Sports

WIAA will use committees to seed prep football playoffs

Many coached weren’t satisfied with the traditional system that used district seeds and geography.

 

Western Washington signs Kentwood star to scholarship

Minnis averaged 15.3 points for the Conks last season

  • Jun 13, 2018

 

Swoopes hoops it up

Seahawk tight end visits Kent community for career fair

  • May 31, 2018

 

Gymnasts pose in their respected placements. Submitted photo

Local youth gymnasts reach the big time

Nine kids from Summit Gymnastics went to the USA Gymnastics Regional Championships.

Gymnasts pose in their respected placements. Submitted photo

Season ends after tough losses in regionals

Tahoma and Kentlake secured a spot in the 4A baseball state tournament. The season ended May 19 for both the Bears and Falcons when both… Continue reading

May Madness begins today for Tahoma, Kentwood

The top seven 4A softball teams from the West Central District/Southwest District competing for the title of best in state have been decided. Two of… Continue reading

Kentridges Solomon Hines dashes to victory in the 100 meters at 10.87 seconds. RACHEL CIAMPI, Kent Reporter

Tahoma boys, girls win league

Top qualifiers compete at districts May 17 and May 19 at French Field

Kentridges Solomon Hines dashes to victory in the 100 meters at 10.87 seconds. RACHEL CIAMPI, Kent Reporter
Photos by Kayse Angel

Season ends for Falcons, Conks and Bears|Photo Gallery

Following Tuesday’s loser out, first round West Central/Southwest matches — Kentlake, Kentwood and Tahoma boys soccer seasons came to an end. The Falcons lost 3-2… Continue reading

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Tahoma senior Nick Dazell pitches during Tuesday’s 5-4 win over Kentridge. Photo by Kayse Angel

Tahoma heads to district semifinals

The Bears advance. In a district tournament match up against the Kentridge Chargers, Tahoma’s baseball team punched its ticket to the next round winning Tuesday’s… Continue reading

Tahoma senior Nick Dazell pitches during Tuesday’s 5-4 win over Kentridge. Photo by Kayse Angel

Conks soccer leads NPSL

The Kentwood Conquerors boys soccer team currently holds the first place spot in the North Puget Sound League 4A Cascade division with a 6-2-4 league… Continue reading

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Indian Relay Racing set to return in early June

Emerald Downs offers some type of promotion for each of its 67 live racing days in 2018. It begins with a TV giveaway on opening… Continue reading

  • Apr 23, 2018
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File photo of Jordan Fong. Photo by Rachel Ciampi

Outstanding teen moves onto Stanford

The Kentlake student has placed first in all three of the track events that she competes in, is a straight-A student and does community service in her spare time.

File photo of Jordan Fong. Photo by Rachel Ciampi
Gold Rush Dancer won last year’s Longacre Mile by four and three-quarter lengths, beating out Mach One Rules. Photo Courtesy of Phil Ziegier

Familiar names among expected stars at Emerald Downs

Each year at every track there’s new faces among the horse population with the potential to make an impact in different divisions. This season at… Continue reading

  • Apr 21, 2018
Gold Rush Dancer won last year’s Longacre Mile by four and three-quarter lengths, beating out Mach One Rules. Photo Courtesy of Phil Ziegier

Falcons look to extend 10 game win streak

There’s a three-way tie for first place and all three teams are undefeated in league play. The Falcons, Bears and Chargers are currently tied for… Continue reading

Conks tie Royals 1-1 Tuesday

The Kentwood boys soccer team is 2-2-2 overall this season after tying Kent-Meridian Tuesday at home. The Royals came to Covington for the Conquerors fourth… Continue reading

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Bears off to early NPSL lead

The league undefeated Tahoma Bears softball team hosted Kentlake Tuesday. The Bears improved to 2-0 in league play after winning Tuesday’s game 10-4. Overall Tahoma… Continue reading

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Hazen beat Kentlake, fell to Tahoma | Girls Tennis

The Hazen Highlanders girls tennis team (1-2, 1-2) started the season with league games March 15 and 16. The girls lost the first 3-2 to… Continue reading

Falcons lose four in a row | Kentlake Softball

The Kentridge Chargers come to town today for a 4 p.m. game

Falcons start the season 2-0

The weather cooperated for a few days while the 2017-2018 baseball season got underway. The Kentlake Falcons started its season winning two in a row.… Continue reading

Previous World Cup playing field. Photo from Wikimedia Commons

Seattle’s World Cup bid gains county support

The council gave its unanimous support to the City of Seattle’s bid to be a host city of the 2026 Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup.

  • Mar 10, 2018
Previous World Cup playing field. Photo from Wikimedia Commons