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Overlake athletes bound for the college sports scene

Overlake athletes bound for the college sports scene

Six Overlake School seniors recently participated in the school’s national letter of intent signing day celebration. They are, left to right, Grace Fujinaga, University of… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2019
Overlake athletes bound for the college sports scene
Fields of dreams

Fields of dreams

Redmond High’s baseball and fastpitch softball varsity squads will officially unveil their new facilities on March 18 as they host Eastlake High at 4 p.m.… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2019
Fields of dreams
Redmond sisters are set for ‘MLB Grit’ baseball event

Redmond sisters are set for ‘MLB Grit’ baseball event

Redmond’s Emily and Lindsay Tsujikawa will participate in the inaugural “MLB Grit,” a high school baseball invitational designed specifically for girls who play baseball, March… Continue reading

  • Mar 7, 2019
Redmond sisters are set for ‘MLB Grit’ baseball event
Overlake ends season with loss at state

Overlake ends season with loss at state

Overlake’s girls basketball team finished its season at the 1A state tournament with a loss to Elma on Feb. 27 at the Yakima Sun Dome.… Continue reading

  • Mar 5, 2019
Overlake ends season with loss at state
Medeiros signs national letter of intent

Medeiros signs national letter of intent

Eastside Catholic senior Jason Medeiros of Redmond (third from right) signs his commitment letter to play football at the United States Air Force Academy on… Continue reading

  • Mar 4, 2019
Medeiros signs national letter of intent
Overlake girls advance in 1A state basketball tournament

Overlake girls advance in 1A state basketball tournament

League champs continue journey in Yakima.

Overlake girls advance in 1A state basketball tournament
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.

A view from the bleachers at the Mat Classic state wrestling tournament on Feb. 15, 2019. Shaun Scott, staff photo
Redmond Relays set for March 9

Redmond Relays set for March 9

The Redmond High School Track and Field Booster Club will host the 2nd Annual Redmond Relays from 10 a.m. to noon March 9 on the… Continue reading

  • Feb 25, 2019
Redmond Relays set for March 9
Auburn Riverside defenders bring down Kennedy Catholic’s Junior Alexander during North Puget Sound League Mountain Division action in Oct. 2018 at Auburn Memorial Stadium. Photo by Rachel Ciampi/Auburn Reporter

Lawmakers push concussion awareness and best practices in sports

SB 5238 requires University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center to compile research data

  • Feb 22, 2019
Auburn Riverside defenders bring down Kennedy Catholic’s Junior Alexander during North Puget Sound League Mountain Division action in Oct. 2018 at Auburn Memorial Stadium. Photo by Rachel Ciampi/Auburn Reporter

Redmond boys basketball ends season at districts

Redmond High’s boys basketball squad ended its season on Feb. 16 at the 4A WesKing District tournament. Mariner defeated the Mustangs, 47-42. Redmond (13-12 overall)… Continue reading

  • Feb 18, 2019
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’s Blackmon shines at 4A state swim meet

Redmond’s Blackmon shines at 4A state swim meet

Mustang medals in the 100 fly and 50 freestyle.

Redmond’s Blackmon shines at 4A state swim meet
Flying through the pool

Flying through the pool

Mount Si junior Nathan Harris competes in the 100 butterfly B final at the 4A state meet on Saturday at the King County Aquatics Center… Continue reading

  • Feb 17, 2019
Flying through the pool
Eastside Swim School is located at the Willows Preparatory School at 12280 Redmond-Woodinville Rd NE. Photo Courtesy of Lisa Worthington.

Eastside Swim School opens location in Redmond

Swim school offers programs for all ages.

Eastside Swim School is located at the Willows Preparatory School at 12280 Redmond-Woodinville Rd NE. Photo Courtesy of Lisa Worthington.
Soccer and hockey take center stage on vacation / Sports Scene

Soccer and hockey take center stage on vacation / Sports Scene

When you’re on vacation, you might as well pack as many vital activities into your schedule as you can, right? Sometimes, the docket lengthens as… Continue reading

Soccer and hockey take center stage on vacation / Sports Scene

Redmond boys take on Woodinville in district hoops action on Thursday

Redmond High’s boys basketball squad continues its postseason journey with a 4A Wes-King District matchup against Woodinville at 5 p.m. Thursday at Redmond. The winner… Continue reading

  • Feb 13, 2019
Amberly Melendez: Walking the long road

Amberly Melendez: Walking the long road

Northwest University graduate shines on the world racewalking scene

  • Feb 13, 2019
  • By Maggie Bright and Riley Sine Special to the Reporter
Amberly Melendez: Walking the long road
‘It’s a good thing to do to go out and get your blood pumping’

‘It’s a good thing to do to go out and get your blood pumping’

Bicyclists discuss the activity’s mental and physical health benefits.

‘It’s a good thing to do to go out and get your blood pumping’