Sports roundup: Tahoma girls win Pasco Invitational

The Tahoma girls and boys track teams competed in the Pasco Invitational at Edgar Brown Stadium

By Dennis Box

Editor

The Tahoma girls and boys track teams competed in the Pasco Invitational at Edgar Brown Stadium on Saturday.

The girls team won the invitational with 68 points. The boys came in 11th scoring 21 points.

Twins Aliya and Alisha Wilson won at Pasco in both running and field events.

In the 100 meters Aliya Wilson won the sprint in 11.91 seconds. Olivia Ribera took third in 12.28.

Aliya Wilson won the 200 meters in 25.14.

Tahoma took the top medal in the 400 relay with Ribera, Aliya Wilson, Tierra Wilson, the third Wilson sister, and Alisha Wilson running in 46.64.

In the field events Alisha Wilson took second in the triple jump in 39 feet, 4.25, a personal record, and third in the long jump reaching 17-09.

Ginny Mehl brought home a silver in the shot put pegging 42-00.

Breanna Glover won the 1-mile in 5:18.28.

On the boys side for the Bears, junior Bobby Say took second reaching 45-05.50 in the triple jump.

KENTWOOD

The Conquerors made the trip to the Oregon relays competing at Hayward Field in Eugene.

The combined girls and boys team score was nine with the Conks taking 40th.

For the boys senior Harsimran Singh ran eighth in 1:58.39, a personal record.

Keetaan DeWitz, a senior, ran seventh in the 300 meter hurdles in 40.79.

Alexia “Bebe” Thomas, Jessica Robinson,Kyara Stribling and Hailey Suit took ninth for the girls team in the 800 meters relay stopping the clock in 1:47.81.

BASEBALL

Kentlake leads the North Puget Sound League, Cascade Division with an 8-2 division record and 8-4 overall.

Tahoma is second with a 7-3, 10-4 record.

Kentwood is third with 6-3, 8-4.

FASTPITCH

The Tahoma girls are tearing up the league with a perfect 6-0 division record and 8-3 overall.

The Conks are second with 3-2, 3-5.

The Falcons are fourth with 3-3, 3-5.

SOCCER

Kentwood is in first place with a 7-1-2 division record and 6-3-2 overall.

Tahoma is in third in the soccer standings with 5-2-2, 5-3-2.

Kentlake is in seventh with 2-6-1, 3-1-1.

More in 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.

Swoopes hoops it up

Seahawk tight end visits Kent community for career fair

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.

Season ends after tough losses in regionals

Tahoma and Kentlake secured a spot in the 4A baseball state tournament.… Continue reading

May Madness begins today for Tahoma, Kentwood

The top seven 4A softball teams from the West Central District/Southwest District… 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

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… Continue reading

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… Continue reading

Conks soccer leads NPSL

The Kentwood Conquerors boys soccer team currently holds the first place spot… Continue reading

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.

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… Continue reading

Courtesy photo
Indian Relay Racing set to return in early June

Emerald Downs offers some type of promotion for each of its 67… Continue reading