Sports

I’ll miss Doug Baldwin the player, but I’ll miss the man more

I witnessed ‘Contemplative Doug,’ not ‘Angry Doug,’ in my time covering the Seahawks.

  • May 13, 2019
Mucho Amor, with Juan Hernandez up, romps to a six-length victory in the $50,000 Seattle Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Mucho Amor captures $50,000 Seattle Stakes

Northwest newcomer Mucho Amor delivered a sensational Emerald Downs’ debut Sunday, romping to a six-length victory over Alittlelesstalk in the $50,000 Seattle Stakes for 3-year-old… Continue reading

  • May 13, 2019
Mucho Amor, with Juan Hernandez up, romps to a six-length victory in the $50,000 Seattle Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO
Twilight racing returns Friday, with first post at 6:30 p.m. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Seattle sprint launches stakes season on Sunday

Also, Longacres Mile champion Barkley faces defending Horse of the Meeting Sippin Fire in the undercard

  • May 10, 2019
Twilight racing returns Friday, with first post at 6:30 p.m. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Reporter honors the Conquerors’ Cowan and Ito

Kentwood High School’s Tyler Cowan, baseball, is the Kent Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week. Q: What is your favorite subject in school? A: Math.… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2019

Sprinters, relay teams sizzle at All-City showcase

Kentridge girls, Kent-Meridian boys capture crowns; league meet next

Kentlake’s Potts earns National Football Foundation Scholar Athlete of the Year honors

Senior shines on the field, in the classroom and in his community

  • May 7, 2019

Reporter honors the Royals’ Tulloch, Levy

Kent-Meridian’s Aaron Tulloch, senior, track and field, is the Kent Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week. Q: What is your favorite subject in school? A:… Continue reading

  • May 6, 2019

Boys are back at play

Kent Little League opens new season with a festival

  • May 6, 2019

Thunderbirds make two first-round picks in Bantam Draft

Seattle selects 13 players overall

  • May 6, 2019
Franklin Ceballos guides Best of Me to victory in the $21,500 Muckleshoot Casino Purse for older fillies and mares Sunday at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Best of Me looks sharp in Northwest debut

Ceballos posts three wins, including $21,500 Muckleshoot Casino Purse

  • May 6, 2019
Franklin Ceballos guides Best of Me to victory in the $21,500 Muckleshoot Casino Purse for older fillies and mares Sunday at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Awhitesportscoat wins a Sunday thriller

Blaine Wright-trained gelding rallies to take the $18,500 Budweiser Purse

  • Apr 29, 2019

Kent Reporter honors the Falcons’ Salisbury, Valerio

Kentlake High School’s Kadin Salisbury, baseball, is the Kent Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week for April 26. Q: What is your favorite subject in… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2019
Hit the Beach charges to victory in the Pete Pedersen last year. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Hit the Beach returns Sunday for feature race | Emerald Downs

A strong field of older runners vie at 5½ furlongs in Sunday’s $18,500 feature race. The eight-horse field includes only two runners, Capital Expense and… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2019
Hit the Beach charges to victory in the Pete Pedersen last year. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Jefferson delivers unanimous decision against Gee in welterweight main event

Fight Night Brawl VII returns to Green River College

  • Apr 21, 2019
The Sockers’ Landon Donovan, left, and the Stars’ Vince McCluskey vie for the ball during Game 2 Saturday night at San Diego. COURTESY, Stars

Stars season ends in OT loss to San Diego, 7-6

Sockers sweep first-round, two-game series

  • Apr 21, 2019
The Sockers’ Landon Donovan, left, and the Stars’ Vince McCluskey vie for the ball during Game 2 Saturday night at San Diego. COURTESY, Stars
He’s Not Grey and Gary Wales score the feature victory on opening day at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

He’s Not Grey sparkles on opening day

67-day meeting continues through Sept. 22 and includes 27 stakes

  • Apr 21, 2019
He’s Not Grey and Gary Wales score the feature victory on opening day at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Stars drop Game 1 to Sockers 6-3

The Tacoma Stars kept pace with the San Diego Sockers through two quarters in the first game of the Major Arena Soccer League Pacific Division… Continue reading

  • Apr 20, 2019

Reporter honors Kentridge’s Erickson, Schabbing

Kentridge High School’s Hans Erickson, senior, soccer, is the Kent Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week. Q: What is your favorite subject in school? A:… Continue reading

  • Apr 18, 2019
Sippin Fire wears down Canadian invader Weekend Wizard in a heated stretch battle to scored a three-quarter-length victory in the $50,000 Muckleshoot Derby for 3-year-olds at Emerald Downs last July. Sippin Fire, the Horse of the Meeting, returns to the Auburn track this season. COURTESY PHOTO

Off and running at Emerald Downs; track opens for 24th season on Saturday

Talented, deep jockey colony and top trainers return

  • Apr 18, 2019
Sippin Fire wears down Canadian invader Weekend Wizard in a heated stretch battle to scored a three-quarter-length victory in the $50,000 Muckleshoot Derby for 3-year-olds at Emerald Downs last July. Sippin Fire, the Horse of the Meeting, returns to the Auburn track this season. COURTESY PHOTO

Kentwood stops Kentlake 5-4 in showdown

Conquerors move within a game of division-leading Falcons