Kentlake secured the top seed from the division to the NPSL tournament – all with a game to spare – because of their 4-2 victory on Wednesday against Mount Rainier. They’ve run through the league behind aces Jordon Wright and Caleb Jaime.
James Mwaura set Lincoln’s school record in the 1,600 and set a meet record on Saturday at the Bellevue Invitational at Bellevue High School, and it felt like it was merely a formality. He also helped the Abes place second as a team behind Bothell.
Raphael Cox is in his first year as the boys soccer coach at Stadium High School, where he graduated from before being drafted in the fourth round by Real Salt Lake in the 2009 MLS SuperDraft. And the Tigers haven’t lost a match yet.
Hammond is his own breed of ace pitcher — one who doubles as a starting quarterback, defensive end, plays basketball and had his football coach recruiting him to join the track and field team as a thrower.
Federal Way's Malcolm Cola is hoping his productive senior season, in which he earned the 4A NPSL Olympic's MVP honor and averaged 19 points and 13 rebounds per game, was enough to get him college scholarship offers and compensate for his junior season when he was hampered most of the year by a knee injury, which cost him his summer AAU season, too.
Get to know Puyallup's Gavin Grant, a junior who recently committed to Oregon State University for baseball. He thinks that he and shortstop Michael Spellacy, a Gonzaga signee, make for the best middle infield in the state.
The South Sound is littered with quality catchers in 2017, including Gabe Togia of Federal Way (Gonzaga signee), Shane McGuire of Kentwood (San Diego signee) and Jake Gehri of Sumner (offers from WSU, Yale). They talk about their catching experiences.
Curtis' Izaiah Fields talks about setting the school and meet records in the 100 meter at the Curtis Relays, while Curtis' Alexis Ellis won the triple jump and long jump and Saudia Heard helped win the shuttle relay, 4x200 relay and 4x400 relay. South Kitsap's Nolan Van Amen talks about winning shot put and discus titles.