Smaller team still does well for BLHS

The Bonney Lake Panther gymnasts had a good start to the season Dec. 3 at Auburn Riverside.

Panthers thump Clover Park

If the Bonney Lake wrestling squad’s early season success is any indicator of things to come, the Panthers could be among the elite competitors in the South Puget Sound League 3A during the 2008-09 campaign.

White River tops Sumner in dual

White River High earned its first South Puget Sound League 3A victory of the season Thursday and Sumner suffered its first loss when the Hornets topped the host Spartans 52-21.

Cousins take run at half marathon

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Pounds fires in 64 points in Panthers’ two victories

The Bonney Lake High girls hit the basketball court running last week winning two nonleague games to start the season.

Rufener qualifies for state

The Enumclaw High boys swim team started the season off with nonleague wins over North Thurston, 111-68, and River Ridge, 128-48, meet and one state time and several district-qualifying times Thursday in a double-dual at North Thurston.

Enumclaw edges Orting and Yelm

White River High wrestling coach Joe Klein thinks Saturday’s White River Classic offered a preview to some of the matchups that may play out at the state tournament in February.

Enumclaw wrestlers shoot for another title; two champs return to squad

The buzz in high school wrestling circles involves whether perennial power Enumclaw High will repeat as Class 3A state champions.

  • Dec 2, 2008

With two returning champs, Hornets shoot for another title

The buzz in high school wrestling circles involves whether perennial power Enumclaw High will repeat as Class 3A state champions.

Sports Briefs

Plateau area runners qualify for Junior Olympics cross country championships

  • Dec 1, 2008

Veterans return to lead Hornets

The White River High girls wrestling team will look to program veterans – senior Ashley Orr and junior Sam Lovelace – for leadership as the 2008-09 season gets under way.

  • Dec 1, 2008

Four starters set Hornets up for a productive year

With six varsity players back for another year of action, including four starters, the White River Hornets will look to climb in the South Puget Sound League 3A boys basketball standings.

  • Dec 1, 2008

Classic will provide early test for White River squad

White River High wrestlers look forward to kicking off the season Thursday with South Puget Sound League 3A rival Sumner, but it’s Saturday’s White River Classic that will let the Hornets know where they stand or what they have to work on early in the season.

  • Dec 1, 2008

Veterans will lead Lady Hornets into season

Five veterans return to the Enumclaw High girls wrestling squad and, with a year under its belt, the team plans to make an impact on the South Puget Sound League 3A and the state.

  • Dec 1, 2008

Hornets look to defend league title

It won’t be easy for the Enumclaw High boys swim team to defend its South Puget Sound League 3A title and go undefeated again, but coach Ann Bettencourt believes she has the personnel to get the job done.

  • Dec 1, 2008

Graduation takes bite out of state tourney team

If a girl’s basketball team ever reached the Class 3A state tournament exclusively on aggressiveness, heart and true grit, it was last season’s Enumclaw High’s ladies, who battled their way through loser-out affairs to the hoop extravaganza and ended the season with an overall mark of 18-10.

  • Dec 1, 2008

Juniors provide Enumclaw spark

When fans last saw the Enumclaw High boys basketball squad, the Hornets were playing Renton on the final day of the Class 3A state basketball tournament.

  • Dec 1, 2008

Schedules

Dec. 2 North Thurston 7 PM

  • Dec 1, 2008

Former EHS coach takes over BLHS hoop helm

John Hofstrand took over the coaching reins of Bonney Lake High boys basketball program and is having the time of his life.

  • Dec 1, 2008