Sports

Sports roundup Sept. 4 – 9

Check out how the Panthers, Spartans and both Hornets sports teams did last week.

  • Sep 13th, 2017

 

Sumner looking to again be a force in state’s 4A ranks

As the Spartan boys hit the links this fall and prepared for the season, returning varsity players, Alec LaBarge and Drew Engstrom, both juniors, have been battling for the No. 1 and No. 2 spots on the roster.

 

Enumclaw fall Hornets gearing up for success | 2017 Fall Sports Previews

The Hornet cross-country roster features both talent and experience, much to the relief of the coaching staff.

 

Panthers aiming to keep on track, make waves in 3A league | 2017 Fall Sports Previews

The 2017 Panther soccer squad is stocked with talent, sparked by the dynamic Kaylee Coatney.

White River athletes prepare for fall success | 2017 Fall Sports Previews

If experience leads to success, tennis coach Brandon Walker could see some good things from this year’s boys tennis team.

Panthers stalking another playoff run

Bonney Lake High’s football team might have some big holes to fill, but there are plenty of athletes – both returnees and varsity newcomers – just looking for an opportunity to shine.

White River looks to build upon last season’s momentum

As the White River Hornets kick off the 2017 football campaign, they’ll look to continue the momentum built during the final four weeks of last season.

Sports stars heading to Enumclaw for golf tournament

The scramble format tournament – sponsored by Fugate Ford – will take place on Sept. 22, with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. The cost of the tournament is $100 and includes breakfast, box lunch, on-course vendors and games, and a post-round awards ceremony at 3:30 p.m.

Proven veterans will lead Spartans this year

This year’s Sumner High football roster is dotted with familiar names, talented players who took the Spartans to great heights a season ago.

Handful of Hornets set for action on both sides of the ball

Coming off a break-even season that included an appearance in the Class 4A state playoffs, the Enumclaw High Hornets are looking for even more during the upcoming season.

Enumclaw cross country team does trail work at Nolte State Park

The Enumclaw High School cross country team joined state park employees on Aug. 17 to spread about 18 yards of crushed rock around the trail in order to prevent erosion and improve the surface.

WR players, alums line up flag football

The Throwback Classic, a flag-football tussle matching current White River High players against a dads and grads squad, is set for the evening of Aug. 25,

  • Aug 18th, 2017

Former Panther headed to U of Hawaii

Kash Koltermann was a standout for the Bonney Lake High baseball team, became an ace of the Bellevue College staff and will continue his collegiate baseball career in paradise.

Gold Rush Dancer wins the Longacres Mile

The 4-year-old California-bred colt by Private Gold out of Dances on Water took the lead out of the third post position before settling in second off the leader, Dedicated to You, in the first quarter mile, which ran at 22.4 seconds.

Enumclaw archer shatters record at national meet

Jenelle Delfino has taken the world of archery by storm.

2017 Washington Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Association summer yearling and mixed sale Aug. 22

51st summer auction of the most promising yearlings from the region.

White River girls capture tournament title in Hawaii

A group of White River High basketball players have logged plenty of miles and enjoyed abundant success this summer, capturing tournament titles in Hawaii and California.

Top teams battle for 3-on-3 tourney title

The second Street Fair 3-on-3 basketball tournament concluded Friday afternoon with a handful of teams walking away with championship honors.

  • Aug 2nd, 2017

Bonney Lake teen breaks weightlifting record

Last month, Noelle Toro-Strickling competed in her second USA Weightlifting Youth Nationals championship. She not only secured gold in three events but broke a US record as well.

WR stadium project is springing to life

There’s a construction zone behind White River High School – complete with materials and heavy equipment – and the area will continue to be a beehive of activity until the dawn of the fall sports season.

Third annual Polo Party is coming to Enumclaw

The event presents polo as a sport, fashion and lifestyle, combined into an all-day affair. Highlights include two polo games, a halftime show and divot stomp, a wooden horse demo, an awards ceremony, fashion shows and a women’s hat parade and contest.

  • Jul 26th, 2017

Kasey Kahne races to Brickyard victory

Enumclaw’s Kasey Kahne charged his way to Victory Lane, taking the checkered flag Sunday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Soccer standouts off to national tourney in Texas

Teagan Eldridge and Nick Phillips, area soccer standouts, are heading to Lone Star country to compete on the national stage.

Duo headed to play football at George Fox

A pair of prep athletes with ties to the local area will pack up their football talents and head to Newberg, Ore., where they will take the field for George Fox University.

WR squad takes title at San Diego tournament

San Diego has been kind to the girls of the White River High basketball program, but this summer was special.

Mach One Rules wins Mount Rainier Stakes at Emerald Downs

Mach One Rules made it two straight stakes wins

  • Jul 17th, 2017

Pacific Northwest Governor’s Cup polo tournament|Gallery

On July 8 and 9 polo players from all over Washington, Oregon,…

BL’s Townsend named All-American

Grant Townsend took his arsenal of pitches from the Bonney Lake High…

Clinkingbeard wins fourth All-Around Logger | Log Show Results

For the fourth year in a row, Billy Clinkingbeard walked off with All-Around Logger honors. The Buckley native won five events to grab this year’s trophy.

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Familiar names among Log Show winners

Each year, the Junior Log Show kicks off Log Show festivities, drawing competitors, family and friends to the Log Show Grounds in Buckley.

  • Jun 20th, 2017

EHS equestrians rise into another season of success

The Enumclaw High equestrian team capped an outstanding season by sending 18 athletes to an annual competition against the best the state of Oregon had to offer.

Area athletes receive 2017 all-league honors

Check out what honors your local Spartans, Panthers and Hornets earned this year.

State Track Meet 2017 | Photo Gallery

Bonney Lake, Sumner, Enumclaw and White River high schools are competed in last weekend’s state track and field meet. For two days, athletes ran, jumped, pole-vaulted and sweated to the top.

  • Jun 1st, 2017

Area golfers at trio of state tourneys

Out of the fifteen athletes from four area high schools traveled east last week to compete in state golf tournaments, five survived the first-round cut and, in the end, Enumclaw’s Matt Hodgman emerged with a Top 10 finish.

Athletes shine at state championships

Sumner’s Lancaster earns second state tennis championship; track titles go to Panther’s Cody Miller and Dreakeanna Adair, Sumner’s Rhaven Dean.

Another state trip for EHS water polo

The Enumclaw High water polo team qualified for the upcoming state tournament with a fourth-place finish at last weekend’s Region I tourney.

  • May 26th, 2017

Spartans heading off to state tennis tourney today

Sumner High will be well represented this weekend when the state’s best prep tennis players take the courts.

  • May 26th, 2017

Sumner High treks to Spokane, blanked in 4A state soccer

The Sumner High boys soccer team traveled 300 miles only to find the end of the road.

Area’s prep golfers head east for trio of state tournaments

Golfers from all four local high schools teed off this week against the best the Evergreen State has to offer.

Sumner, Bonney Lake win state baseball games, then fall

The Bonney Lake and Sumner High baseball teams advanced to the state’s Sweet 16 but each found the competition too tough during the regional round of state play.

Area track and field athletes headed to state competition

Track and field athletes from all four local high schools will join the springtime extravaganza this Thursday, Friday and Saturday, competing in the state championships.

Panthers, WR Hornets heading to state fastpitch tourneys

A trio of Plateau fastpitch teams participated in weekend district tournaments and two kept their postseason dreams alive.

District play begins for fastpitch teams

With just a single blemish on an otherwise perfect season, the Panthers open West Central/Southwest District tournament play today.

Area track and field athletes heading to district meets

Track and field athletes from throughout the regional, both boys and girls, will be competing this week in West Central District meets.

Enumclaw High water polo wins third straight title

The Enumclaw High School water polo team is putting the playoff touches on another impressive season.

  • May 18th, 2017

Sumner earns berth in 4A state soccer

The Sumner Spartans were the only local school still standing as Washington prep soccer headed into state tournament play.

Panthers, Spartans earn trips to state baseball tourneys

The Panthers had known for some time they would compete in the 3A Sweet 16, having won a pair of West Central/Southwest District games on May 6.

WR lifters impress at state championships

The White River High powerlifting team continued to perform well of the state’s biggest stage.

EHS squads are academic champs

The Enumclaw High School track and field teams – both boys and girls – have been named state academic champions for the spring sports season.

  • May 12th, 2017

Spring qualifier is next for golfers, then state tourney

Golfers from all four local high schools will cross the Cascades later this month to play their state tournament rounds. And while some have already punched their state tickets, others have a last chance at playing their way into the state field.