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 12, 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.

Kitchen to lead WRHS wrestling

White River High has a new wrestling coach on the boys side of the program, as Tim Kitchen has been elevated from an assistant’s role to the head job.

Hornets move on as No. 1

The Enumclaw High girls water polo team, having already clinched a third straight East Division title, went 3-1 during the weekend’s Auburn School mDistrict Tournament.

Postseason play calling local fastpitch, baseball teams

With state tournaments looming, area baseball and fastpitch teams are diving headlong into the world of postseason competition. Here’s a look at where things stand following games of last weekend.

  • May 9, 2017

Bonney Lake’s Nelson is WIAA Athlete of the Week

Bonney Lake High fastpitch player Brooke Nelson was honored as an Athlete of the Week by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association.

  • May 4, 2017

Panther athletes sign for college

Five Bonney Lake High School athletes were highlighted during an April 12 ceremony on campus, each committing to continue their athletic pursuits at the collegiate level.

  • May 3, 2017

Two remain perfect in league fastpitch

The Plateau’s top fastpitch teams – the Bonney Lake Panthers and White River Hornets – are proving unbeatable in league play.

White River leads SPSL 2A

White River leads in the 2A SPSL standings with a perfect 8-0 league record and a 9-1 overall record.

  • Apr 25, 2017

Another run for the Panthers

Bonney Lake has been dominant all season: through games of last week, the Panthers were 4-0 in league play and a perfect 7-0 overall.

  • Apr 20, 2017

Spartans make college sports official

Three Spartan athletes recently signed letters-of-intent to compete at the collegiate level.

  • Apr 19, 2017

Hornets, Panthers track teams notch wins

When Enumclaw High’s track and field athletes took to their home turf Thursday afternoon, the Hornet girls rang up a close 78-72 decision over the visiting Titans from Thomas Beamer.

  • Apr 18, 2017

Battle for possession

Bonney Lake High School senior defender Ryker Penner, above, battles for possession during the Panthers’ April 4 game against Spanaway Lake.

  • Apr 14, 2017

White River currently undefeated

White River fastpitch has experienced great success in recent years and jumped to a 4-0 record this season.

  • Apr 13, 2017

Where basketball and horses meet

Many of us have our past adventures pop up in a variety of ways. Joe LaDuca’s days of old came back in the best of circumstances.

Former Hornet Peterson suiting up at Central Florida

Peterson took his diamond talents from the halls of Enumclaw High first to Everett Community College and now to the UCF campus in Orlando, Fla.

Panthers bounce Rogers High in OT

The Division 2 Bonney Lake lacrosse team has started its third season with a 5-1 record after an upset win in overtime against Division 1 Rogers High School.

  • Apr 11, 2017

A trainer’s life remembered

There will be an empty spot at Emerald Downs this season.

Let the racing begin

Horses, pounding hoofs, happy or mopey bettors — the smell of thoroughbreds running — opening night at Emerald Downs is Saturday.