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White River soccer: Root registers record-setting ninth shutout

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:46AM

White River put a two-game skid on hold, battled rival Enumclaw to a scoreless tie Friday and kicked off postseason play Tuesday night.

Sumner golf: Bethards fights for state golf berth

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:46AM

Sumner High’s Taylor Bethards will fight for one of the final spots into the Class 3A state girls golf tournament Monday morning during the West Central/Southwest District tournament at Eagles Pride Golf Course (formerly Fort Lewis).

Sumner fastpitch: Spartans face perfect BLHS

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:45AM

The Sumner Spartans lost the only game they played last week when they traveled to White River Friday for a make-up South Puget Sound League 3A game that had originally been slated for May 5, but was postponed due to weather.

Sumner baseball: Season ends with loss

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:42AM

Sumner High’s baseball season came to an abrupt close when it lost 7-6 to the Lindbergh Eagles in the battle of the Seamount and South Puget Sound League 3A’s No. 5 seeds held at the Russell Road Complex in Kent early Saturday in the subdistrict tournament.

Sumner tennis: SHS tops Panthers in finale

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:39AM

The Sumner High girls closed out the season with 4-0 shutout win over rival Bonney Lake Thursday.

Sumner soccer: Sumner heads into playoffs

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:38AM

Sumner is assured of a spot in the Class 3A West Central/Southwest District soccer tournament after tying Bonney Lake Friday in their regular season finale.

Enumclaw fastpitch: EHS earns No. 2 seed

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:33AM

Not much changed for the Enumclaw High fastpitch squad from last week, as it played only one game at Franklin Pierce and edged the Cardinals 6-4 to push its South Puget Sound League 3A record to 11-2.

Enumclaw soccer: Hornets playoff pursuit begins

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:30AM

The Enumclaw High Hornets finished the regular season strong and enter postseason play today, Wednesday, as the No. 3 seed from the South Puget Sound League 3A.

Enumclaw baseball: Hornets balk against Pirates

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:28AM

When Enumclaw High’s baseball squad faced Highline at the Russell Road Complex in Kent on Saturday – in South Puget Sound League/Seamount League 3A subdistrict – they were facing a mirror image of themselves as far as style of play.

Enumclaw tennis: Nelson, Redman lead Enumclaw

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:26AM

It was hurried and hectic, but the Enumclaw High girls tennis team produced a show for their fans Friday at Clover Park as the league tournament was moved up on the schedule.

Bonney Lake soccer: Panthers sidelined for postseason

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:25AM

The Bonney Lake Panthers finished the soccer season with a loss and a tie, posted a South Puget Sound League 3A record of 2-3-3 and find themselves on the sidelines as postseason play gets under way.

Bonney Lake baseball: Panthers swing into postseason

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:25AM

Bonney Lake High watched as the Hazen Highlanders scored four runs in the top of the sixth inning to claim a 6-5 win Friday in subdistrict baseball action at Auburn Mountainview High School.

Bonney Lake golf: Ellis leads BLHS golfers off to state

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:23AM

For the second-straight year, Bonney Lake High senior Alex Ellis will tee off at the Class 3A state golf tournament. She’s hoping teammates Tracy Hare and Courtney Bartlett will be joining her May 27 and 28 at the Horn Rapids Golf Course in Richland, Wash.

Bonney Lake Track and Field: Stinnett and Norris battle for top spot

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:22AM

Bonney Lake and Sumner hit the track and field one final time Thursday, along with Franklin Pierce, in preparation for next week’s subdistrict meet with teams from the Western Cascade Conference.

Bonney Lake fastpitch: Panthers remain perfect on season

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:20AM

The Bonney Lake High fastpitch team will play at 4 and 6 p.m. Friday at the Sprinker Recreation Center in Spanaway for seeding into the district tournament.

Enumclaw golf: EHS takes step toward repeat state title

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:08AM

It’s time for the Enumclaw High girls golf team to finish what it started in September – the quest for a second-straight state Class 3A title.

Enumclaw water polo: Hornets heading to state

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 11:06AM

Enumclaw High ran into the 2008 state champion Curtis High and runner-up Gig Harbor during regular-season action to finish the season at 15-5 overall and 8-2 in the East Division of the South Sound Girls Water Polo League. Now, the Hornets face Gig Harbor again in the quest for the 2009 state title, which begins at 3:30 p.m. against the Tides at Rogers High in Puyallup. Competition continues Friday and Saturday.

Health care reform should stay high on list

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:12AM

Comprehensive health care reform is high on President Obama’s agenda as it rightly should be. Health care is a growing expense for government, employers and families.

Letters to the Editor Swim program deserves to be saved, too

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:11AM

Most would agree that Enumclaw is a great place to grow up and is a wonderful place to raise a family. The school district’s elementary swim program offered to all second- and third-graders and special needs students shows a commitment to this quality of life, while undoubtedly saving lives.

Less government is the best advice

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:11AM

Gen. Colin Powell is the walking embodiment of the American Dream. Raised in the Bronx, the decorated Vietnam veteran served as President Reagan’s national security adviser, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff under the first President Bush and Secretary of State for the second President Bush. Many people think he would have been the country’s first African American President had he run in 1996 against Bill Clinton.

College doesn’t always equate to better pay

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:11AM

Based upon reliable news reports and every other speech made by our new president, most American families are having a difficult time scraping together enough money to send their children to college. And even after the kids have saved all they can from part-time work, the parents have contributed the last of their retirement funds and every possible financial aid and scholarship has been exhausted, many college grads stumble away from their alma mater so far in debt it’ll take the next 20 years to pay it off, especially in today’s tanked economy. Indeed, a surprising number of modern grads won’t be able to find jobs in their chosen field and will, consequently, decide to continue their education into graduate school, as if this will necessarily increase their marketability – when, in fact, it may simply be throwing more money down the drain.

Whoa, Lindsay call me, please

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:11AM

Oh, Lindsay Lohan. After watching your recent mock-personal e-harmony advertisement, I have just two words for you: Call me!

Organic gardening is a growing hobby

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:11AM

One of the hottest trends in gardening today is organic gardening, which relies on natural processes to grow plants. There is now a growing consensus among scientists that organically grown fruits and vegetables may contain higher levels of nutrients than conventionally grown produce.

A Clean ‘Claw

  • May 11, 2009 at 10:00PM updated May 12, 2009 at 1:11AM

Scouts launch eco-friendly car wash

  • May 12, 2009 at 1:10AM

Cub Scout Pack 500, Boy Scout Troop 422, the city of Enumclaw, King County and the State Department of Ecology will team up May 23 to host an environmentally friendly “green” car wash to educate the public about things we all can do to protect water quality.

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