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The Thunderbirds’ Andrej Kukuca. COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds

Prince George beats Thunderbirds in 2-1 shootout

Cougars take 2-game home series

  • Feb 6, 2020
The Thunderbirds’ Andrej Kukuca. COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds
Kentridge secures Cascade title, faces Todd Beamer for top seed to district playoffs

Kentridge secures Cascade title, faces Todd Beamer for top seed to district playoffs

Denckla leads balanced attack in 68-53 win against Tahoma

  • Feb 4, 2020
Kentridge secures Cascade title, faces Todd Beamer for top seed to district playoffs
Thunderbirds’ Hockey Challenge takes center ice on Feb. 15

Thunderbirds’ Hockey Challenge takes center ice on Feb. 15

Full day of games benefits the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Western Washington & Alaska

  • Feb 4, 2020
Thunderbirds’ Hockey Challenge takes center ice on Feb. 15
Horses are back: Thoroughbred training begins at Emerald Downs

Horses are back: Thoroughbred training begins at Emerald Downs

More than 150 horses were on the grounds Monday as Thoroughbreds began training for the 2020 live racing season at Emerald Downs in Auburn. A… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2020
Horses are back: Thoroughbred training begins at Emerald Downs
Kent’s Gomez scores unanimous decision

Kent’s Gomez scores unanimous decision

Young fighter improves to 4-0 in the pro ring

  • Feb 3, 2020
Kent’s Gomez scores unanimous decision
The $200,000 Longacres Mile (Grade 3) runs Sunday, Aug. 9. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Emerald Downs announces 2020 stakes schedule

Aggregate $1.5 million in purses up for grabs during live racing season

  • Feb 2, 2020
The $200,000 Longacres Mile (Grade 3) runs Sunday, Aug. 9. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO
Seattle goalie Roddy Ross. COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds

Ross leads Thunderbirds shootout win over Winterhawks

Goalie makes 43 saves in victory at Portland

  • Feb 2, 2020
Seattle goalie Roddy Ross. COURTESY PHOTO, Brian Liesse, T-Birds
Tacoma’s Douglas Lima sails his shot past Harrisburg keeper William Banahene in the Stars’ 11-10 loss on Friday. COURTESY PHOTO, Stars

Heat edge Stars, 11-10

The Harrisburg (Pa.) Heat held on for an 11-10 victory against the Tacoma Stars in MASL play in front 0f 2,414 fans at the accesso… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2020
Tacoma’s Douglas Lima sails his shot past Harrisburg keeper William Banahene in the Stars’ 11-10 loss on Friday. COURTESY PHOTO, Stars
T-Birds topple Tri-City 4-2 to extend wild-card lead

T-Birds topple Tri-City 4-2 to extend wild-card lead

Rempe, Rybinski, Patterson and Ciona score

  • Jan 29, 2020
T-Birds topple Tri-City 4-2 to extend wild-card lead
Two Kent high schools to compete at Class 4A level; two at 3A for 2020-2024

Two Kent high schools to compete at Class 4A level; two at 3A for 2020-2024

Kentridge, Kentwood will remain in larger classification; Kentlake, Kent-Meridian to drop

Two Kent high schools to compete at Class 4A level; two at 3A for 2020-2024
Seattle U to play Feb. 1 at ShoWare Center in Kent

Seattle U to play Feb. 1 at ShoWare Center in Kent

Against California Baptist in Western Athletic Conference game

  • Jan 27, 2020
Seattle U to play Feb. 1 at ShoWare Center in Kent
Kentridge splashes Mount Rainier for dual victory

Kentridge splashes Mount Rainier for dual victory

Kentridge defeated Mount Rainier 101-85 in a North Puget Sound League Cascade boys swimming and diving dual meet at the Lindbergh High School pool on… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2020
Kentridge splashes Mount Rainier for dual victory
Thunderbirds fall to Winterhawks in shootout

Thunderbirds fall to Winterhawks in shootout

Mount has two goals, assist in 6-5 loss to Portland

  • Jan 26, 2020
Thunderbirds fall to Winterhawks in shootout
Stars stop streaking Monterrey 7-6

Stars stop streaking Monterrey 7-6

Club knocks off unbeaten Flash on Latino Heritage Night

  • Jan 25, 2020
Stars stop streaking Monterrey 7-6
Thunderbirds fall to Silvertips but remain in wild-card playoff spot

Thunderbirds fall to Silvertips but remain in wild-card playoff spot

Next home game Saturday vs. Portland

  • Jan 20, 2020
Thunderbirds fall to Silvertips but remain in wild-card playoff spot
Kentridge girls throttle Kennedy Catholic

Kentridge girls throttle Kennedy Catholic

Naomi Hall-Schiffner scored 21 points to lead Kentridge past Kennedy Catholic 54-30 in a North Puget Sound League Cascade Division girls basketball win Saturday night.… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2020
Kentridge girls throttle Kennedy Catholic
Fury come from behind to stop Stars 7-4

Fury come from behind to stop Stars 7-4

The Ontario (Calif.) Fury rallied with four unanswered goals in the fourth quarter to down the Tacoma Stars 7-4 in a Major Arena Soccer League… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2020
Fury come from behind to stop Stars 7-4
‘Street Outlaws: No Prep Kings’ coming to Pacific Raceways in Kent

‘Street Outlaws: No Prep Kings’ coming to Pacific Raceways in Kent

Discovery Channel street racing reality show

  • Jan 16, 2020
‘Street Outlaws: No Prep Kings’ coming to Pacific Raceways in Kent
Bruggen-Cate chosen as T-Birds new team captain

Bruggen-Cate chosen as T-Birds new team captain

Replaces traded Wedman

  • Jan 15, 2020
Bruggen-Cate chosen as T-Birds new team captain
Three T-Birds make NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings

Three T-Birds make NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings

Kubicek, Bauer and Lyda

  • Jan 13, 2020
Three T-Birds make NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings