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Chiefs skate past Thunderbirds in preseason game | WHL

The Spokane Chiefs defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds 5-2 Sunday afternoon in both teams’ third preseason game at the Delta Hotels Preseason Classic at Xfinity Arena… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2017

Silvertips down Thunderbirds in preseason play | WHL

The Everett Silvertips defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds 7-4 Saturday night in both teams’ second preseason game at the Delta Hotels Preseason Classic at Xfinity Arena… Continue reading

  • Sep 3, 2017

Wright soaring as top trainer at Emerald Downs

Blaine Wright without question is enjoying one of the finest seasons in Emerald Downs’ history. With 47 wins in 130 starts, Wright is clicking at… Continue reading

  • Sep 2, 2017

Thunderbirds fall to Giants in preseason opener | WHL

The Vancouver Giants defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds 3-1 Friday morning in the first game for both teams at the Delta Hotels Preseason Classic at Xfinity… Continue reading

  • Sep 1, 2017

Ogata brings new look to Kentridge | Prep football preview

After 16 years at his alma mater Brett Ogata was looking for a change. When the position for head football coach at Kentridge High opened… Continue reading

Thunderbirds name Romas director of scouting

The Seattle Thunderbirds have promoted Mark Romas to director of scouting. Romas replaces Dan McLean, who joined the Pittsburgh Penguins as an amateur scout on… Continue reading

  • Aug 31, 2017

Thunderbirds sign four players to contracts | WHL

The Seattle Thunderbirds have signed four players – center Graeme Bryks, goalie Cole Schwebius, defenseman Cade McNelly and center Samuel Huo – to Western Hockey… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2017

Shane in Miss Homestreet wins Gold Cup in Detroit | Hydros

By Bruce Madej/H1 Unlimited Series Jimmy Shane knew he had the team and boat to make some noise at the Detroit Hydrofest. And when he… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2017

Mach One Rules captures Tribal Classic | Emerald Downs

Mach One Rules and Blaine Wright played starring roles Sunday as Emerald Downs presented the $300,000 Washington Cup – a series of six stakes races… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2017

Kent teen takes Junior Golden Gloves national championship

Fighting bigger, older opponents did little for his record but it had much to do with the shaping of young Nathan Kim into a champion… Continue reading

Mike Man’s Gold set for Washington Cup | Emerald Downs

Mike Man’s Gold could put the exclamation point on a dream season Sunday with a victory in the $50,000 Muckleshoot Tribal Classic on Washington Cup… Continue reading

  • Aug 25, 2017

Dream job

Scott takes charge of Kent-Meridian football | Kickoff ‘17

Swoop to the hoop

Sun comes out for Jim Marsh Classic | PHOTOS

Secretly Fast scores Bank of America stunner | Emerald Downs

Secretly Fast – the longest shot in the 11-horse field – rolled to a stunning gate-to-wire victory Sunday in the $59,670 Bank of America Emerald… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2017

Sorelli defends title in Sunday’s $55,000 Bank of America Emerald Championship

Quarter Horses take center stage Sunday with the seventh running of the $55,000 Bank of America Emerald Championship Challenge at 440 yards for 3-year-olds and… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2017

Thunderbirds announce training camp schedule; single-game tickets go on sale Aug. 23

The WHL champion Seattle Thunderbirds open training camp on Wednesday, Aug. 23, with six scrimmages at the ShoWare Center. The scrimmages, which include three teams… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2017

Johnson, Meadway snag Lake Meridian Triathlon wins | PHOTOS

The warm waters of Lake Meridian and the out-and-back bike and running courses never felt more forgiving to Nick Johnson and Ginny Meadway than they… Continue reading

Kent’s Roberts shines on world track stage with 3 medals

After earning three medals at the World Para Athletic Championships last month, Jaleen Roberts has her eyes set on the 2020 Paralympics. The 2017 Kent-Meridian… Continue reading

Gold Rush Dancer wins the Longacres Mile

Gold Rush Dancer took a four-length lead to the finish line to win the Longacres Mile.

Passing the game on to kids | PHOTOS

Barry Bonnell roamed the outfield for 10 major-league seasons, including three years with the Seattle Mariners in the 1980s. Following his big-league days, Bonnell has… Continue reading