As the director of coaching for the most recognizable triathlon training team in the region, VO2 MultiSport of Redmond, Ben Bigglestone’s clients fall across a broad spectrum of athletic ability and come from varying histories in the sport’s three disciplines — running, swimming and biking.
Redmond West Little League’s Juniors Red Sox won the District 9 regular season championship with a two-out, come-from-behind 9-8 win against league-leading Issaquah in the bottom half of the seventh inning on June 9 at Hartman Park.
Redmond’s Isabel Runge and Sasha Tilles, Overlake School graduates, were in the Brown University II varsity eight boat that took bronze at the Division I NCAA Women’s Rowing Championships in Indianapolis, Ind., on June 2. They are freshmen at Brown and former crew members of the Sammamish Rowing Association in Redmond.
Pacific Lutheran University men's basketball head coach Steve Dickerson has announced the addition of Redmond High's Kyle Sawtell and six other players to the Lutes' program for the start of the 2013-14 season.
The Redmond High School Summer Girls Basketball Camp for third through eighth graders will be from 12:30-4 p.m. from June 24-27 at Redmond High School at 17272 N.E. 104th St.
Bear Creek's Jesse Leuenberger notched a pair of second-place finishes in the 100-meter and 200-meter races to lead the Grizzly boys to seventh place in the team standings at last weekend's 2B state track and field meet at Eastern Washington University in Cheney.
Redmond High's Johnathan Stevens, Alex Binkerd and Aliyah Steiner all placed in their events at last weekend's 4A state track and field meet at Mount Tahoma High in Tacoma.
It was guaranteed that one Overlake boys doubles team would make the 1A state tennis final. In a semifinals matchup of Owls teams Mac Hewitt/Pranav Harikrishnan and Ethan Hayden/Keshav Ummat last weekend at the Yakima Tennis Center, Hewitt/Harikrishnan triumphed two sets to none, but lost by the same count in the final to a Charles Wright duo.