Sports

Mustangs rally past the Wolves

The Redmond softball team won three 4A Kingco games last week, highlighted by a come-from-behind, 3-2 win against Eastlake on Thursday.

  • May 30, 2008

Kangaroos seek spark in push for postseason

The Lake Washington baseball team may still be able to reach many of its preseason goals, but the Kangs are not making it easy on themselves.

  • May 30, 2008

Lord defends 3,200 title at Pasco Invitational

Redmond junior Sarah Lord successfully defended her 3,200-meter championship at Saturday’s Pasco Invitational track and field meet at Edgar Brown Stadium, confirming her standing as one of the favorites for a Class 4A state title.

  • May 30, 2008
Kimi Pohlman

Pohlman leading the way for the Eastlake softball team

Kimi Pohlman, who attends The Bear Creek School in Redmond but plays softball for Eastlake High because Bear Creek doesn’t field a softball team, went 2-for-3 with two stolen bases and a run scored in the Wolves’ 2-0 win against Redmond on Tuesday.

  • May 30, 2008
Kimi Pohlman
Redmond resident David Schach

Schach sets the pace for local runners at Boston Marathon

Ten Redmond residents, ranging from ages 31-62, completed the 112th running of the Boston Marathon on Monday.

  • May 30, 2008
Redmond resident David Schach

PREP CALENDAR

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  • May 30, 2008

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK

• Sport: Softball

  • May 30, 2008
Overlake senior Hillary Barker

PITCHING POWER

Hillary Barker has pitched in twelve games this season. She has struck out 144 hitters, nearly two strikeouts per inning compared to just four base on balls and 19 hits.

  • May 30, 2008
Overlake senior Hillary Barker

Redmond baseball pounds Franklin

Justin Kopak went 3-for-5 with three doubles as Redmond defeated Franklin 14-3 in a five-inning 4A Kingco baseball game on Friday at Rainier Playfield in Seattle.

  • May 30, 2008

PREP CALENDAR

Baseball

  • May 30, 2008

Redmond, LW enter playoffs on win streak

Despite tying for 4A Kingco’s best record with an 8-2 record and 24 points, the Redmond soccer team does not have a chance at winning the Kingco championship because it loses the tiebreaker with Juanita for the Mountain Division crown.

  • May 30, 2008
Redmond pitcher Mac Acker and the Mustangs earned a first-round bye in the 4A Kingco playoffs and play on Tuesday.

Prep Calendar

Redmond Mustangs

  • May 30, 2008
Redmond pitcher Mac Acker and the Mustangs earned a first-round bye in the 4A Kingco playoffs and play on Tuesday.

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK

Erik Richardson

  • May 30, 2008
Redmond’s Amy Sturdivant cleared a personal-best 10 feet in the pole vault at Thursday’s 4A Kingco track and field meet against Lake Washington and Eastlake.

Sturdivant soars, clears 10 feet in pole vault

Redmond High’s Amy Sturdivant posted a pair of personal-bests last Thursday in a 4A Kingco track and field meet against Lake Washington and Eastlake.

  • May 30, 2008
Redmond’s Amy Sturdivant cleared a personal-best 10 feet in the pole vault at Thursday’s 4A Kingco track and field meet against Lake Washington and Eastlake.

LW soccer gets offensive in turnaround

It’s been quite the turnaround for the Lake Washington soccer team this season. With a 3-0 shutout win over Bothell on April 30, the team secured a playoff spot and a winning record — two team goals set before the season.

  • May 30, 2008

Mustangs enter playoffs with top seed

By virtue of going 17-2 in the regular season, which vaulted the Mustangs to be ranked No. 2 team in the Class 4A state baseball poll, Redmond won the regular-season Kingco baseball title and grabbed a first-round bye in the district playoff.

  • May 30, 2008

Hendron leads Redmond softball past Bothell

Erika Hendron led the Redmond Mustangs at the plate and on the mound as Redmond defeated playoff-bound Bothell 8-0 in a 4A Kingco softball game on Friday.

  • May 30, 2008

Overlake prepares for state

REPORTER STAFF

  • May 30, 2008

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK

Devon Schmidt

  • May 30, 2008

Kangs fall short of state tourney

Of all the high school teams in all the different sports this year, perhaps no team went through more than the Lake Washington baseball team.

  • May 30, 2008