Hornets (EHS)

It's been a while since local schools have been able to practice sports. Pictured is Coach Mark Gunderson working on technique with one of his players during an Aug. 28, 2019 practice. Photo by Kevin Hanson

At EHS and White River, football to begin Feb. 10, other sports to follow

Golf looks to be the only fall sport not starting next month.

 

Margaret Petellin

Enumclaw’s Petellin takes swim talents to Luther College

As a Hornet, Petellin was a four-year letter winner in swimming and track and field.

 

At Enumclaw and White River High, sports are on hold until late December

At Enumclaw and White River High, sports are on hold until late December

December, March, and April will be busy months for student athletes.

 

Former Enumclaw golf standout returns to lead the team

Former Enumclaw golf standout returns to lead the team

Mara (Koplitz) Rogan placed sixth individually in the Class 4A field while she was a Hornet.

Former Enumclaw golf standout returns to lead the team
Future of fall prep sports to be announced July 22

Future of fall prep sports to be announced July 22

If sports start up again, White River and Enumclaw will be in the same league.

Future of fall prep sports to be announced July 22
Enumclaw High’s graduating class of 2020 was honored with a parade and concert Monday afternoon at the Expo Center. The event was put together in a week, following a phone call from country artist Drew Baldridge. More than 200 vehicles gathered on the midway, filled with grads, family and friends. After Baldridge performed three songs, the crowd was led from the Expo Center by grad Cooper Hanson in a John Deere tractor. Photo by Kevin Hanson

Special events highlight EHS Class of 2020

Hornets had an afternoon graduation parade and concert at the Enumclaw Expo Center, followed by an evening program aired on ECTV.

Enumclaw High’s graduating class of 2020 was honored with a parade and concert Monday afternoon at the Expo Center. The event was put together in a week, following a phone call from country artist Drew Baldridge. More than 200 vehicles gathered on the midway, filled with grads, family and friends. After Baldridge performed three songs, the crowd was led from the Expo Center by grad Cooper Hanson in a John Deere tractor. Photo by Kevin Hanson
Athletes, coaches, parents and fans throughout the state are waiting for news about the start of the fall athletic season. Once gatherings are permitted, coaches will be able to work with players (like in this photo with Enumclaw football coach Mark Gunderson teaching technique) and players can hit the field. File photo by Kevin Hanson

Calendar for start of high school sports uncertain

The fall sports season could start in August, or it could be pushed to September.

Athletes, coaches, parents and fans throughout the state are waiting for news about the start of the fall athletic season. Once gatherings are permitted, coaches will be able to work with players (like in this photo with Enumclaw football coach Mark Gunderson teaching technique) and players can hit the field. File photo by Kevin Hanson
New superintendent chosen to lead Enumclaw School District

New superintendent chosen to lead Enumclaw School District

Dr. Shaun Carey hails from the Franklin Pierce school system.

New superintendent chosen to lead Enumclaw School District
Districts changing summer nutrition programs, making food available to more kids

Districts changing summer nutrition programs, making food available to more kids

Enumclaw is expanding to four new locations for food pickups, and White River is adding a second.

Districts changing summer nutrition programs, making food available to more kids
Enumclaw High students earn state FFA honors

Enumclaw High students earn state FFA honors

Together, these eight students have completed a combined 2,880 hours of classroom instruction and 2,400 hours of work on their Supervised Agricultural Experience projects.

Enumclaw High students earn state FFA honors
Graham tabbed to lead Enumclaw High girls hoop program

Graham tabbed to lead Enumclaw High girls hoop program

Danny Graham has built an impressive record as a coach, leading teams to wining records, state tournaments and, eventually, to the medal stand. Now, he’s… Continue reading

Graham tabbed to lead Enumclaw High girls hoop program
White River seventh in state Scholastic Cup standings

White River seventh in state Scholastic Cup standings

Several Enumclaw teams also placed well in the state-wide contest.

White River seventh in state Scholastic Cup standings
How is graduation going to look for the class of 2020?

How is graduation going to look for the class of 2020?

School administrators are working on several different options, but nothing is set in stone yet.

How is graduation going to look for the class of 2020?
Superintendent Nelson to lead statewide professional learning program for school administration

Superintendent Nelson to lead statewide professional learning program for school administration

He has been an administrator in the Enumclaw School District for more than two decades.

Superintendent Nelson to lead statewide professional learning program for school administration
Enumclaw, White River headed to same league in the fall

Enumclaw, White River headed to same league in the fall

Sports may be cancelled for the rest of this school year, but the fall looks to be bringing some exciting changes.

Enumclaw, White River headed to same league in the fall
White River tracksters, soccer players waiting for spring athletic season

White River tracksters, soccer players waiting for spring athletic season

With a bunch of veteran players returning, the boys Hornet soccer team is starting this season in a good position.

White River tracksters, soccer players waiting for spring athletic season
Spring should be busy for EHS sports, but it’s all taking a break

Spring should be busy for EHS sports, but it’s all taking a break

Let’s hope the coronavirus won’t affect this season’s sports too badly.

Spring should be busy for EHS sports, but it’s all taking a break
Enumclaw High baseball, softball teams seeking diamond wins

Enumclaw High baseball, softball teams seeking diamond wins

The boys team is seeing many veterans return, while the girls lost some players to graduation.

Enumclaw High baseball, softball teams seeking diamond wins
Enumclaw swimmers, diver take part in state Class 4A competition

Enumclaw swimmers, diver take part in state Class 4A competition

Ricky Bonthuis placed eighth in the diving competition.

Enumclaw swimmers, diver take part in state Class 4A competition
Both White River teams headed to 2A state hoops

Both White River teams headed to 2A state hoops

But the Enumclaw girl’s shot at state came up short.

Both White River teams headed to 2A state hoops
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