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Yulong Warrior and Evin Roman race to victory in the $100,000 Getaway Day Stakes for 3-year-olds on Sunday at Emerald Downs. COURTESY PHOTO

Yulong Warrior springs upset in $100,000 Getaway Day Stakes

Northwest Factor pulls the surprise in Gottstein Futurity as meet comes to a close

  • Sep 24, 2018

 

Thunderbirds skate past Winterhawks in season opener

Andrusiak, Hamaliuk each have goal, two assists in 5-3 win over Portland

  • Sep 23, 2018

 

Kentlake subdues Auburn in division opener

Falcons fly to 4-0 start; injuries, mistakes hamper Trojans

 

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Chargers pull out boys water polo win

Senior captain Milo Anderson, above, scored a goal with 34 seconds left on the clock to lift Kentridge past Gig Harbor 14-13 in a boys… Continue reading

  • Sep 21, 2018
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Sippin Fire and jockey Rocco Bowen. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Sippin Fire aims for record book in $100,000 Getaway Day

Stakes and $50,000 Gottstein Futurity highlight closing day card

  • Sep 21, 2018
Sippin Fire and jockey Rocco Bowen. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Zaiah Calvin

Kentridge High School’s Zaiah Calvin, volleyball, was selected as the Kent Reporter’s Female Athlete of the Week for Sept. 21. Q: What is your favorite… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2018

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Francis Viloria

Kentridge High School’s Francis Viloria, tennis, was selected as the Kent Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week for Sept. 21. Q: What is your favorite… Continue reading

  • Sep 20, 2018
Seattle’s Nolan Volcan battles Everett for the puck during WHL preseason play this season. COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds

Volcan named Thunderbirds team captain

The Seattle Thunderbirds have named left wing Nolan Volcan team captain for the 2018-19 Western Hockey League season. “Nolan exemplifies our identity as a team,”… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018
Seattle’s Nolan Volcan battles Everett for the puck during WHL preseason play this season. COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds

T-Birds renew broadcast partnership with iHeart Media Seattle

The Seattle Thunderbirds and iHeart Media Seattle have renewed their partnership agreement to broadcast games for two more years with a third-year option. All T-Birds… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

Trojans zap Royals, retain Taylor Trophy

Auburn storms back after lightning delay to deliver first victory

Stars welcome back Hanson, a veteran player and local product

For the Reporter The Tacoma Stars have announced the return of veteran Chase Hanson for the 2018-19 Major Arena Soccer League season. As per team… Continue reading

  • Sep 16, 2018
The Thunderbirds’ Nolan Volcan scored a pair of goals in a 3-2 preseason loss to Everett on Saturday night. COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds

Silvertips edge Thunderbirds in final tune-up

Club opens regular season against Portland at ShoWare this Saturday

  • Sep 16, 2018
The Thunderbirds’ Nolan Volcan scored a pair of goals in a 3-2 preseason loss to Everett on Saturday night. COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds
Parade to post for Race 1, June 20, 1996. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Emerald Downs reaches milestone in local racing

Track hits 2,000th day of live action on Saturday

  • Sep 13, 2018
Parade to post for Race 1, June 20, 1996. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Kentwood grad McGuire makes MLB debut with Toronto Blue Jays

Hits double, throws out Ramirez trying to steal

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Chalyse Fuimaono

Kentwood High School’s Chalyse Fuimaono, volleyball, was selected as the Covington Maple Valley Reporter’s Female Athlete of the Week for Sept. 14. Q: What is… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2018

Fully charged: Kentridge zaps Auburn Riverside in 3 games

Kentridge High’s Kate Wick spikes the ball over the reach of Auburn Riverside’s Lanae Wohlmacher (12) and Camden Heilborn (3) during a North Puget Sound… Continue reading

  • Sep 12, 2018

Kentridge prevails over Peninsula 13-3 | Boys water polo

Milo Andersen scored five goals, leading Kentridge past visiting Peninsula 13-3 in a boys water polo match Tuesday. Steven Rosengren, Mac Brennan and Koji Yoshiyama… Continue reading

  • Sep 12, 2018

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Carson Stewart

Kentwood High School’s Carson Stewart, tennis, was selected as the Covington Maple Valley Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week for Sept. 14. Q: What is… Continue reading

  • Sep 12, 2018
Thunderbirds goalie Eric Ward makes one of his 27 saves against the Silvertips in a Western Hockey League preseason game Tuesday night at the accesso ShoWare Center. COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds

Thunderbirds defeat Silvertips 4-3 in shootout

Ward makes 27 saves, stops seven of nine shooters in sudden death

  • Sep 12, 2018
Thunderbirds goalie Eric Ward makes one of his 27 saves against the Silvertips in a Western Hockey League preseason game Tuesday night at the accesso ShoWare Center. COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds

T-Birds acquire forward, draft pick from Cougars in WHL trade

The Seattle Thunderbirds have acquired forward Keegan Craik and a fifth-round selection in the 2019 Bantam Draft from the Prince George Cougars in exchange for… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2018