Sports

Historic horsepower returns to Pacific Raceways

Many makes, models take on 10-turn road course | PHOTOS

  • Jul 11, 2019

Stars Youth Summer Camps available

The Tacoma Stars – a Kent-based indoor soccer team – are hosting Youth Summer Camps. The Stars have partnered with Washington Premier FC to bring… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2019

Welcome to Kent’s Wiffco Field

City, partners embrace new Wiffle Ball park, renovated playground

Ready to step into the pro boxing ring

After a 50-fight amateur run, Kent’s Gomez shaping his skills for the next step

Stars to partner with Washington Premier FC

Clubs team up to grow, develop programs, opportunities for outdoor, arena soccer in the area

  • Jul 3, 2019
The outdoor courts at the accesso ShoWare Center come to life with 3-on-3 boys and girls basketball action in several divisions July 13 and 14. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter

Registration is open for ShoWare Shootout

3-on-3 basketball tournament returns July 13-14

  • Jul 3, 2019
The outdoor courts at the accesso ShoWare Center come to life with 3-on-3 boys and girls basketball action in several divisions July 13 and 14. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter

Kent Cornucopia Days 5K run/walk set for July 13

Along Green River Trail

  • Jul 2, 2019
Anyportinastorm, with Juan Hernandez up, runs away with the $50,000 Budweiser Stakes at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Anyportinastorm awesome in $50,000 Budweiser Stakes

Stamping himself as the top local contender for the Longacres Mile in six weeks, Anyportinastorm blitzed a solid field of older horses in Sunday’s $50,000… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2019
Anyportinastorm, with Juan Hernandez up, runs away with the $50,000 Budweiser Stakes at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Roar of yesteryear: vintage car racing returns to Pacific Raceways

Pacific Northwest Historics fields three-day program at Kent’s storied road course

T-Birds release 2019-2020 regular season schedule

Opener Sept. 21 against Kamloops Blazers

  • Jun 27, 2019

Stars sign MASL veteran Alex Caceres

The Tacoma Stars bolstered their offense with the signing of free-agent MASL veteran Alex Caceres to a deal. Per team and league policies, terms of… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2019

Three Thunderbirds selected in NHL Draft

Panthers pick Rybinski, Wedman; Flyers grab Ross

  • Jun 24, 2019

Best of Me prevails in State Legislators showdown

Wright picks up another stakes victory

  • Jun 24, 2019
Ima Happy Cat and Rocco Bowen clear in the stretch en route to capturing the $50,000 Seattle Stakes last year. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

$50,000 Washington State Legislators draws big field

There appears to be no shortage of older fillies and mares this season at Emerald Downs. Last month’s Hastings Stakes drew a field of nine… Continue reading

  • Jun 20, 2019
Ima Happy Cat and Rocco Bowen clear in the stretch en route to capturing the $50,000 Seattle Stakes last year. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO
Kids will learn power skating, speed and agility through drills at the T-Birds Skills Camp. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter

Sanders to be instructor at Thunderbirds Skills Camp

School on ice returns in August at accesso ShoWare Center

  • Jun 17, 2019
Kids will learn power skating, speed and agility through drills at the T-Birds Skills Camp. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter

Smith hired as Kent School District athletic director

Will leave WIAAA to replace Lutes

  • Jun 17, 2019
Franklin Ceballos rides Baja Sur to a 1¾-length victory in the $50,000 Coca-Cola Stakes for 3-year-olds at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Baja Sur sharp in $50,000 Coca-Cola Stakes

3-year-olds delivers third stakes win and fourth victory at Auburn track

  • Jun 17, 2019
Franklin Ceballos rides Baja Sur to a 1¾-length victory in the $50,000 Coca-Cola Stakes for 3-year-olds at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO
Undefeated Baja Sur, with Franklin Ceballos up, returns to action in Sunday’s $50,000 Coca-Cola Stakes for 3-year-olds at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Baja Sur tops Sunday’s $50,000 Coca-Cola Stakes

One of the track’s most exciting prospects in several years headlines the $50,000 Coca-Cola Stakes for 3-year-olds at Emerald Downs. Baja Sur – unbeaten and… Continue reading

  • Jun 13, 2019
Undefeated Baja Sur, with Franklin Ceballos up, returns to action in Sunday’s $50,000 Coca-Cola Stakes for 3-year-olds at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

T-birds announce 6-game preseason schedule | WHL

The Seattle Thunderbirds have announced their 2019 exhibition schedule, beginning Aug. 30 at the Delta Hotels Preseason Classic in Everett. The T-Birds play one preseason… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2019
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Bronze Stars: Club takes third in North American Sand Soccer Championships

The Kent-based Tacoma Stars defeated the Maryzillians 5-2 on Sunday to secure the bronze medal at the North American Sand Soccer Championships at Virginia Beach,… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2019
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