Enumclaw baseball sews up league crown
Enumclaw High salted away the South Puget Sound League 3A baseball crown with 10-0 and 2-1 victories over White River and Franklin Pierce, improving to 13-2.
Enumclaw will be the No. 1 seed out of the SPSL 3A and will lock horns with unbeaten Mount Rainier out of the Seamount League at 7 p.m. Saturday at Auburn Mountainview.
Friday, Enumclaw overwhelmed White River as junior hurler Marcus Madden had his mound mojo working and Kyle Baumgartner and Eric Koenig each belted home runs, leading to a 10-0, five-inning victory.
Saturday, the Hornets hosted an ambitious Franklin Pierce club that took the Hornets into a bonus panel before EHS collected its 13th victory of the season, winning 2-1.
The Cardinals knotted the score at one in the top of the fifth inning, but could not score another run against stingy Enumclaw reliever Levi Goodin, who went three-plus innings to be the winning pitcher of record.
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.