Sports

Lord leads Mustangs at Kingco meet

Sarah Lord’s continued to shine at the 4A Kingco track and field championship last week as the Redmond junior distance runner won the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter races and ran the third leg of the Mustangs gold-medal-winning 1,600 relay team.

  • May 30, 2008

Juarez to play at Linfield College

Lake Washington Amanda Juarez committed to play basketball at Division III Linfield College in McMinnville, Ore.

  • May 30, 2008
Northshore’s Chris Lee

Sweet season ends in semis

When Overlake lacrosse coach Henry Valentine looked at his roster at the beginning of the season, he thought it might be a challenge to make the playoffs.

  • May 30, 2008
Northshore’s Chris Lee
Junior forward Will Burgett has been a key member of the Owls resurgence this year.

Overlake overcomes rusty play, wins state opener

Overlake junior John Piela was disappointed with his first soccer game in six months. And head coach Bob Bristol called the team rusty.

  • May 30, 2008
Junior forward Will Burgett has been a key member of the Owls resurgence this year.

Mustangs clinch fifth consecutive Kingco title

One thing that avid golfers in the Pacific Northwest know is to be ready to play in any kind of weather.

  • May 30, 2008

Second-ranked Redmond baseball opens state tournament against No. 3 University

The second-ranked Redmond Mustang baseball team begins its quest to for a Class 4A state championship Saturday in Spokane at Gonzaga Prep High School against third-ranked University at 1 p.m.

  • May 30, 2008

ATHLETES OF THE WEEK

Aiden Irish

  • May 30, 2008

Several Mustangs earn all-Kingco soccer honors

Seniors Ian Scheibe, Danny Gallagher, Davis Smith and Nick Funaro all were rewarded for their strong seasons for the Redmond High soccer team by being named first-team, all-4A Kingco performers this week.

  • May 30, 2008

Redmond wins playoff opener

Erika Hendron threw a three-hit shutout and Paige Mullins had two runs-batted-in as fifth-seeded Redmond defeated No. 4 Juanita , 3-0, in the eight-team 4A Kingco softball tournament on Wednesday.

  • May 30, 2008

Barker leads Cedarcrest softball to state tourney

Overlake senior Hillary Barker powered the Cedarcrest softball team to the Class 2A state tournament after winning three of four games in the Northwest 2A District softball tournament last week.

  • May 30, 2008

Lord claims two district golds, eyes state title

Before the year started, Redmond junior Sarah Lord sat down with distance coach Denis Villenueve and mapped out a series of goals for the season.

  • May 30, 2008

RECREATION CALENDAR

The Recreation Calendar lists recreational and participation sports submitted by nonprofit organizations. Mail to: Recreation Calendar, Reporter Newspapers, 18080 NE 68th St. #A150 Redmond, WA 98052, fax to 425-867-0784 or e-mail to sports@reporternewspapers.com.

  • May 30, 2008

Goodbye Redmond, it was a fun ride

It’s ironic. I never did learn the term. Redmond-ite? Redmond-er? Redmon-tonian? Redmon-gander?

  • May 30, 2008
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MIGHTY MUSTANGS

After finishing runnerup to perennial 4A powerhouse Kamiak last spring, Redmond girls’ golf head coach Jake Crowley and his team came to Sudden Valley Golf Club in Bellingham determined to trade in their bridesmaid status for a state title.

  • May 30, 2008
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Peters powers Overlake to 1A golf crown

Led by a stellar performance from Overlake senior Alyson Peters, the Owls captured the 1A state golf title at North Bellingham Golf Course at the two-day tournament Tuesday and Wednesday.

  • May 30, 2008

Overlake’s Goncharenko, Wilkes each finish second

Overlake had a pair of talented singles players finished second at last weekend’s Class 1A state tennis tournament at the Yakima Tennis Center.

  • May 28, 2008

Overlake’s strong postseason run comes to end in state quarterfinals

The Overlake School’s miraculous boys soccer season came to an end in the Class 1A state quarterfinals in a 2-1 loss to King’s High at Woosely Stadium on Friday.

  • May 21, 2008
Redmond’s Will Luce pitches during the first inning of the 4A Kingco championship game against Bothell at Woodinville last Thursday. Bothell won the game 7-5. The second-ranked Mustangs play either No. 1 Richland or No. 3 University of Spokane in their state opener on Saturday in Spokane.

Redmond’s tough road

Redmond’s road to Safeco Field just got a whole lot tougher.

  • May 14, 2008
Redmond’s Will Luce pitches during the first inning of the 4A Kingco championship game against Bothell at Woodinville last Thursday. Bothell won the game 7-5. The second-ranked Mustangs play either No. 1 Richland or No. 3 University of Spokane in their state opener on Saturday in Spokane.
Redmond’s Matt Kimmel celebrates with Landon Morris (No. 21) and Justin Kopak (No. 8) after scoring a run during the Mustangs’ 8-3 playoff win against Lake Washington last Tuesday at Woodinville High. Second-ranked Redmond earned a second straight state berth with the win.

‘Stangs snag state berth

Last year, Redmond teetered on the brink of elimination throughout the playoffs, winning three consecutive loser-out games to reach the Class 4A state baseball playoffs for the first time since 2000.

  • May 10, 2008
Redmond’s Matt Kimmel celebrates with Landon Morris (No. 21) and Justin Kopak (No. 8) after scoring a run during the Mustangs’ 8-3 playoff win against Lake Washington last Tuesday at Woodinville High. Second-ranked Redmond earned a second straight state berth with the win.

‘Stangs take No. 5 seed into 4A Kingco tourney

The Redmond softball team will play Tuesday at 4 p.m. as the fifth seed in the eight-team 4A Kingco softball tournament at fourth-seeded Juanita.

  • May 10, 2008