Two-and-a-half-year-old Ellie Walton, her older sister Ava, their mom, Sarah Walton, horse around at home, August 3, 2015. Ellie has undergone chemotherapy and had 14 surgeries for her multiple ailments. Peter Haley, staff photographer
Jishai Miller scored 17 points off the bench and Jaden McDaniels scored 17 points, too, to lead No. 3 Federal Way to a 52-45 win on Wednesday over Enumclaw to take a commanding lead in the 4A NPSL Olympic standings.
Pierce County Sheriff Paul Pastor eulogized fallen Deputy Daniel McCartney as “serious about an ethic of service. He stepped forward to answer not a job offer but a calling.” Thousands attended the memorial inside Olson Auditorium at pacific Lutheran University Wednesday.
Demetrius Crosby scored a game-high 20 points and Micah Pollard added 16 as Foss cruised late to beat Fife for the second time this season (after the first meeting went to double overtime). Crosby and Pollard made their case after about how they might be the best backcourt duo in the state.
Lincoln High School girls basketball coach Jamila Jones and guard Nashontae Frazier, who scored a team-high 15 points on five 3-pointers for the Abes, cruised to a win over No. 8 Beamer on Monday in the Willie Stewart MLK Girls Basketball Showcase at Lincoln.