Shaun Scott

Time flies on the baseball diamond

Sportswriter Shaun Scott discusses his affinity for the Seattle Mariners.

 

Seattle Mariners legend Edgar Martinez, left, and Seattle Times columnist Larry Stone, right, collaborated on a book titled, “Edgar: An Autobiography.” Martinez and Stone attended a book signing on June 12 at Barnes Noble in Bellevue. Shaun Scott/staff photo

Legendary Mariner meets a plethora of fans

Edgar Martinez visits Bellevue Barnes & Noble to promote his book.

 

A view from the bleachers at the Mat Classic state wrestling tournament on Feb. 15, 2019. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Mat Classic is an amazing spectacle

A simply special experience at the Tacoma Dome.

 

Redmond Mustangs senior Jeremy Hernandez, left, earned sixth place in the Class 4A 145-pound weight class at the Mat Classic on Feb. 16 at the Tacoma Dome. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Hernandez displays toughness at the Mat Classic

Redmond senior Jeremy Hernandez finishes in sixth place in his weight class.

Redmond Mustangs senior Jeremy Hernandez, left, earned sixth place in the Class 4A 145-pound weight class at the Mat Classic on Feb. 16 at the Tacoma Dome. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Redmond Mustangs junior wrestler Leah Hiatt, left, pins Tenino’s Jamiah Christin in just 43 seconds in the girls 115-pound state tournament on Feb. 16 at the Mat Classic at the Tacoma Dome. Hiatt finished in seventh place in the 115-pound weight division. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Hiatt captures seventh place at the Mat Classic

Mustangs junior Leah Hiatt puts together a 4-2 record at the state tourney.

Redmond Mustangs junior wrestler Leah Hiatt, left, pins Tenino’s Jamiah Christin in just 43 seconds in the girls 115-pound state tournament on Feb. 16 at the Mat Classic at the Tacoma Dome. Hiatt finished in seventh place in the 115-pound weight division. Shaun Scott, staff photo
Redmond Mustangs junior Molly Williams, left, competes against Yelm senior Phoenix Dubose, right, in the girls 115-pound tournament semifinal matchup on Feb. 16 at the Mat Classic. Williams earned third place in the 115-pound weight class. Shaun Scott, staff photo

Williams earns third place at Mat Classic

Redmond junior Molly Williams captures four victories at state tournament.

Redmond Mustangs junior Molly Williams, left, competes against Yelm senior Phoenix Dubose, right, in the girls 115-pound tournament semifinal matchup on Feb. 16 at the Mat Classic. Williams earned third place in the 115-pound weight class. Shaun Scott, staff photo
Redmond Mustangs star wrestler Jeremy Hernandez won his third consecutive KingCo championship, earning a 12-1 win against Eastlake’s Adam Henderson in the 4A KingCo 145-pound title match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Hernandez earns third consecutive individual KingCo title

For the third consecutive February Redmond Mustangs wrestler Jeremy Hernandez earned a first place finish in his weight division at the KingCo wrestling tournament. Hernandez,… Continue reading

Redmond Mustangs star wrestler Jeremy Hernandez won his third consecutive KingCo championship, earning a 12-1 win against Eastlake’s Adam Henderson in the 4A KingCo 145-pound title match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Redmond Mustangs 220-pound wrestler Alex Folta pinned Bothell’s Walker Hardan with just 32 seconds remaining in the third round of the 4A KingCo 220-pound title match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Folta is a formidable force on the wrestling mat

Redmond 220-pound wrestler Alex Folta captures an individual title.

Redmond Mustangs 220-pound wrestler Alex Folta pinned Bothell’s Walker Hardan with just 32 seconds remaining in the third round of the 4A KingCo 220-pound title match on Feb. 2 at North Creek High School. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
Sportswriter Shaun Scott and his friends Brian Walker and Tony Walker met NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal at Big Chicken restaurant in Las Vegas, Nevada on Nov. 24. Courtesy photo

A memorable Vegas trip

Sportswriter Shaun Scott meets one of the best NBA players to ever lace up sneakers.

Sportswriter Shaun Scott and his friends Brian Walker and Tony Walker met NBA legend Shaquille O’Neal at Big Chicken restaurant in Las Vegas, Nevada on Nov. 24. Courtesy photo
Redmond defender Taylor Pisan (No. 17) battles for possession of the ball against Issaquah in the Wes-King 4A girls district soccer tournament championship game. Issaquah outscored Redmond 4-2 in penalty kicks in an overtime shootout, earning a 1-0 victory on Nov. 1 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Mustangs girls soccer team loses to Eagles in overtime shootout

Issaquah defeats Redmond in Wes-King 4A district title game.

Redmond defender Taylor Pisan (No. 17) battles for possession of the ball against Issaquah in the Wes-King 4A girls district soccer tournament championship game. Issaquah outscored Redmond 4-2 in penalty kicks in an overtime shootout, earning a 1-0 victory on Nov. 1 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography
The Eastside Lions varsity rugby squad (pictured) earned third place at Nationals in Kansas City this past May. Photo courtesy of Hugh Gladner

Eastside Lions rugby club is thriving on the Eastside

Lions varsity squad earns third place at nationals.

The Eastside Lions varsity rugby squad (pictured) earned third place at Nationals in Kansas City this past May. Photo courtesy of Hugh Gladner

Going outside of the comfort zone

Sound Publishing sportswriter Shaun Scott discusses his affinity for hot yoga.

The Redmond Mustangs girls softball team captured fourth place at the Class 3A state tournament on May 26 at the Regional Athletic Complex in Lacey. Photo courtesy of the Redmond Mustangs softball program

Mustangs softball squad earns fourth place at Class 3A state tournament

Redmond wins four of their six contests at the state tourney.

The Redmond Mustangs girls softball team captured fourth place at the Class 3A state tournament on May 26 at the Regional Athletic Complex in Lacey. Photo courtesy of the Redmond Mustangs softball program

Roughriders cruise past Mustangs in state soccer semifinals

Redmond bounces back from loss, defeats Lakeside to finish third.

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                                The Overlake Owls boys soccer team hoists the state championship trophy following their convincing 3-0 victory against the Wahluke Warriors in the Class 1A state soccer championship game on May 26 at Sunset Chev Stadium in Sumner.

Owls reach the mountaintop on the soccer pitch

Overlake wins back-to-back Class 1A state soccer titles.

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                                The Overlake Owls boys soccer team hoists the state championship trophy following their convincing 3-0 victory against the Wahluke Warriors in the Class 1A state soccer championship game on May 26 at Sunset Chev Stadium in Sumner.
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                                Redmond Mustangs freshman Colin Curry (pictured below) stole second base in the top of the second inning against the Mercer Island Islanders in a KingCo 3A baseball playoff game on May 3 at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue. Mercer Island defeated Redmond 7-6.

Mustangs display determination in loss to Islanders

Redmond baseball team nearly pulls off upset against Mercer Island.

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                                Redmond Mustangs freshman Colin Curry (pictured below) stole second base in the top of the second inning against the Mercer Island Islanders in a KingCo 3A baseball playoff game on May 3 at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue. Mercer Island defeated Redmond 7-6.

Mustangs conquer Wolverines in loser-out KingCo playoff game on the diamond

Thompson dominates on the hill for Redmond.

Sports Roundup: Redmond plays hard for rankings

It was a busy week in Redmond sports as students from across the city represented their schools on the court. In girls basketball, the Redmond… Continue reading

Wolverines conquer Mustangs in KingCo tournament championship game

Wolverines conquer Mustangs in KingCo tournament championship game

Inclement weather is the norm during the month of March | Sports Column

Over two weeks ago, sportswriters across Washington wrapped up their high school winter sports coverage with the completion of the state basketball tournament. This past… Continue reading