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White River senior setter Marissa Dahl begins one of the 54 assists she registered during a Thursday night match against Plateau rival Enumclaw High. Guarding the net for host EHS are Rosie Penke (8) and Macy Furtwangler. Photo by Kevin Hanson

Enumclaw takes volleyball, White River nabs soccer win in Thursday games

Check out how EHS and WRHS athletes fared in this last week.

 

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White River, Enumclaw football score another pair of off-night wins

Referees are still in short supply, so football games are being held on odd days.

 

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White River High’s Payne Plaster evades Orting defenders, picking up a nice gain during Friday night’s road game. The outcome didn’t go the Hornets’ way as the Buckley squad fell to 1-2 on the season.

Enumclaw blasts Patriots, White River falls in Orting

Here’s how our local high school football teams fared last week.

 

Kara Marecle became the seventh player in the history of White River girls' basketball to score more than 1,000 points. Here, she drives for two more during Friday night's home victory. Photo by Kevin Hanson

White River’s Kara Marecle joins elite 1,000 Point Club

She’s only the seventh player in WRHS girls’ basketball history to score more than 1,000 points

Kara Marecle became the seventh player in the history of White River girls' basketball to score more than 1,000 points. Here, she drives for two more during Friday night's home victory. Photo by Kevin Hanson
Payton Stroud and Claire DiCugno
Payton Stroud and Claire DiCugno
With Hornets and Trojans battling for position in front of the net, White River goalkeeper Nick Panin prepares to make a save during Thursday night's contest on the White River High campus. In an exciting contest that went into a shootout, the visitors from Fife High escaped with a win to take the postseason title. Photo by Kevin Hanson

Plateau athletes put finishing touches on Season 2

Enumclaw HS placed first in the SPSL 2A baseball tournament.

With Hornets and Trojans battling for position in front of the net, White River goalkeeper Nick Panin prepares to make a save during Thursday night's contest on the White River High campus. In an exciting contest that went into a shootout, the visitors from Fife High escaped with a win to take the postseason title. Photo by Kevin Hanson
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Season 3: health officials will play biggest role in sports

Basketball and wrestling are the featured sports this season, so long as King and Pierce County maintain steady COVID case levels.

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Enumclaw’s Thomas provides five innings of perfect pitching

The Hornets nabbed a big 10-0 win against Eatonville.

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Sunny skies greet track and field athletes at Arrow Lumber Stadium Thursday afternoon. Enumclaw High made the trek across the river to take on their Buckley hosts, but headed home on the short end of the scoring. Here, Enumclaw's Ellie DeGroot clears a hurdle on the way to victory; also, a trio of White River runners complete a first lap on the track. Photo by Kevin Hanson

White River prevails on home track, both girls and boys earn victories

WRHS boys emerged victorious with an 87.5-41.5 victory against EHS, while the girls came out on top 74-62.

Sunny skies greet track and field athletes at Arrow Lumber Stadium Thursday afternoon. Enumclaw High made the trek across the river to take on their Buckley hosts, but headed home on the short end of the scoring. Here, Enumclaw's Ellie DeGroot clears a hurdle on the way to victory; also, a trio of White River runners complete a first lap on the track. Photo by Kevin Hanson
Shelby Moore shows off some of the impressive hardware she earned during a championship effort at wrestling nationals. Submitted photo

Shelby Moore captures trio of national wrestling championships

Moore is a 15-year-old sophomore at White River High School.

Shelby Moore shows off some of the impressive hardware she earned during a championship effort at wrestling nationals. Submitted photo
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White River's Friday night victory over the visiting Washington Patriots was sparked by a ground attack. Photo by Kevin Hanson

Season 1 sports: all finished except golf, football

The annual Battle of the Bridge is this Friday, April 2.

White River's Friday night victory over the visiting Washington Patriots was sparked by a ground attack. Photo by Kevin Hanson
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Buckley's Payton Stroud, left, competes during the national collegiate championships. Photo courtesy McKendree University Athletics

Buckley’s Payton Stroud fifth at national wrestling championships

The former Hornet helped her team retain their championship title.

Buckley's Payton Stroud, left, competes during the national collegiate championships. Photo courtesy McKendree University Athletics
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White River slips past Enumclaw on golf course

The White River boys barely topped the EHS Hornets 71-69.

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With strict limitations on attendance, there have been few fans at SPSL 2A sporting events. This photo, with most-empty seats, was from White River's season-opening football game. Photo by Kevin Hanson
With strict limitations on attendance, there have been few fans at SPSL 2A sporting events. This photo, with most-empty seats, was from White River's season-opening football game. Photo by Kevin Hanson
Enumclaw High's Royal Snyder outruns Mount Tahoma defenders during the early stages of Friday night's lopsided Hornet victory. Photo by Kevin Hanson
Enumclaw High's Royal Snyder outruns Mount Tahoma defenders during the early stages of Friday night's lopsided Hornet victory. Photo by Kevin Hanson
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Soccer teams undefeated; offenses explode

Both the White River and Enumclaw teams are scoring like they’ve never before.

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White River's Cheyenne Fessler. Photo by Kevin Hanson

First meet for local swim and dive squads

Enumclaw and White River faced off Clover Park virtually on March 4.

White River's Cheyenne Fessler. Photo by Kevin Hanson
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