EHS WATER POLO: Seniors to lead Hornets into state
The Enumclaw High School girls water polo team tips off the state tournament today, Wednesday, at Rogers High in Puyallup. The Hornets, who finished seventh in state last season, will meet Wilson in a 4:30 p.m. contest. This will be the Hornets’ sixth consecutive appearance at the state tournament.
EHS closed out its 2011 regular season with a 14-11 win over Puyallup Thursday to finish the regular season with a 14-6 record, 8-2 in league.
Senior Ali Ballard led the Hornets with five goals. Senior teammate Erin Stucker added four more. Annie Birklid and Hannah Kinniburgh pumped in two each and Katie Larrea added one.
Ballard again led the Hornets in scoring with four in a 10-4 win over Lakes May 10.
Stucker provided the one-two punch for the Hornets slamming in three more goals. Larrea added two and Alina Van Ruff rounded out the scoring with one.
Bills show hundreds of residents doubled or tripled their water usage in the past two months, but many say they’ve not increased, or even decreased, their water consumption, and the city’s system must be wrong.
For the last decade, Ellen Boyd has been taking care the city of Buckley, most recently as its director of the youth center, senior center and parks department. So when Ellen was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian germ cell cancer, her friends decided it was time the community she dedicated her life to should come out to support her.
Mushroom pickers hiking just outside Greenwater recently stumbled upon a spooky scene — a human skull among the ‘shrooms.
Oakpointe is gearing up to start home construction in the Ten Trails project in Black Diamond — the developer is only waiting for is final authorization by the City Council. Final plat authorization was submitted by Oakpointe to city staff on Aug. 30, and after staff review, sent to the City Council for action on the Oct. 5 meeting. Council tabled the item to the Oct. 19 meeting. Additionally, a new roundabout opened in the city.
Some Black Diamond residents have been the target of a recent phone scam by an individual that identifies themselves as a police officer, at times using a legitimate officer’s name.