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Published May 17th, 2014 - 10:32PM
Mason Rudolph's overtime goal gives Kentwood a 1-0 victory over top-ranked Skyview in the Class 4A West Central/Southwest bidistrict championship game.
Published May 16th, 2014 - 12:05AM
After both spent a season away because of injuries, Sue Bird and Lauren Jackson were supposed to reunite in Seattle and begin the next chapter of their careers playing for the Storm.
Published May 13th, 2014 - 12:05AM
There are no sure things in baseball until the final out. That’s part of its charm, that there are no absolutes. But give Felix Hernandez an early nine-run lead at Safeco Field against Tampa Bay?
Published May 13th, 2014 - 12:05AM
In the span of 18 months, C.J. Blowers, a junior, has gone from raw pitching talent to emerging force not only in the 4A South Puget Sound League, but also the entire South Sound.
Published May 12th, 2014 - 7:28AM
Joan Benoit Samuelson captured South Sound hearts after she won the inaugural United States Olympic Women’s Marathon Trials in Olympia on May 12, 1984, and the gold medal at the Los Angeles Games that August.
Published May 11th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Midway through our last day together, my mom was propped up on a hospital bed by nurses who’d told her she needed to swallow a pill the size of a travel-kit soap bar.
Published May 11th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Thirty years ago, history was made on the streets of Olympia, Lacey and Tumwater.
Published May 10th, 2014 - 10:07PM
Seattle Mariners veteran Chris Young continued his remarkable career renaissance Saturday night by outpitching Kansas City phenom Yordano Ventura in a 3-1 victory at Safeco Field. Young improved to 3-0 and lowered his ERA to 2.63 by limiting the Royals to one tainted run in eight innings before Fernando Rodney closed out the victory with a scoreless ninth inning. Young underwent a series of shoulder operations in recent years that threatened to end his career before agreeing last year, as a last resort, to a procedure that addressed a nerve issue. And now look.
Published May 8th, 2014 - 12:05AM
No one would have blamed Jessilyn Enlow had she called it a game.
Published May 8th, 2014 - 12:05AM

Published May 8th, 2014 - 12:05AM
The Auburn Mountainview Lions had little trouble with the Peninsula Seahawks on their home turf on Wednesday evening, cruising to a 2-0 3A South Puget Sound League victory. Lions junior midfielder Farris Idrees got behind the Peninsula defense midway through the first half and sent in the first goal, and with eight minutes to go in the game, sophomore forward Christian Rotter delivered the second goal to put the game away.
Published May 8th, 2014 - 12:05AM
RENTON — Because Richard Sherman already has ridden his weapons-grade confidence far beyond any reasonable expectations, it might be unwise to dismiss his next audacious goal.
Published May 7th, 2014 - 12:05AM
RENO — Wins in Reno have been tough enough for the Tacoma Rainiers to get.
Published May 7th, 2014 - 12:05AM
OAKLAND — Big start. Big finish. And the Mariners win again.
Published May 6th, 2014 - 12:05AM
The Seattle Sounders go into each match with a plan for which player will take a penalty kick if one is awarded.
Published May 6th, 2014 - 12:05AM

Published May 6th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Considering the Tacoma Rainiers had 10 of their 19 scheduled home games postponed or suspended because of rain, it seemed ominous Monday night when the Las Vegas 51s sent to the mound a pitcher named Noah.
Published May 6th, 2014 - 12:05AM
OAKLAND — Outfielder James Jones rejoined the Mariners before Monday’s game against the A’s at O.co Coliseum and, unlike his brief previous stay, this time he’ll get a chance to prove he belongs.
Published May 6th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Head down, Johnny Manziel walked toward the podium in Indianapolis at the NFL Scouting Combine.
Published May 6th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Peyton Manning or Ryan Leaf? During the 79 years of the NFL draft, no debate has been livelier than which quarterback ranked as the better long-term investment in 1998: Manning, a senior from Tennessee, or Leaf, a junior from Washington State?
Published May 6th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Let’s start with the homer. Lots of stuff went right Monday night for the Seattle Mariners as they continued their recent surge with a 4-2 victory against the Oakland A’s at O.co Coliseum.
Published May 5th, 2014 - 12:05AM
HOUSTON — Center fielder Abraham Almonte’s ongoing struggles finally convinced the Seattle Mariners that he requires a remedial tour at Triple-A Tacoma to get turned around.
Published May 5th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Central defender Chad Marshall scored goals in eight of his first 10 Major League Soccer seasons, so it seemed only a matter of time before he got on the board in his debut season with Seattle Sounders FC.
Published May 5th, 2014 - 12:05AM
When something is difficult to quantify, it tends to create more experts.
Published May 5th, 2014 - 12:05AM
As the Seattle Seahawks head into the NFL draft this week, they are spared the anxiety of having to shop for that rarest of commodities — the elusive franchise quarterback.
Published May 5th, 2014 - 12:05AM
The NFL Scouting Combine was supposed to be a time to prove things for Austin Seferian-Jenkins.
Published May 4th, 2014 - 12:05AM
A week’s worth of sunshine and multiple days of summer-like temperatures didn’t last long enough to stretch into the weekend for the 54th annual Shelton Invitational.
Published May 4th, 2014 - 12:05AM
After finishing 7-9 last season, the St. Louis Rams are the bottom-feeders of the NFC West.
Published May 4th, 2014 - 12:05AM
For the seventh time in 18 scheduled home games this season, a Tacoma Rainiers game was postponed due to weather.
Published May 4th, 2014 - 12:05AM
HOUSTON — Struggling outfielder Abraham Almonte dodged a possible demotion Saturday when the Mariners had to clear roster space to accommodate starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma’s return from the disabled list.
Published May 3rd, 2014 - 10:09PM
Obafemi Martins and Chad Marshall score in the second half as Seattle Sounders FC rally to beat the Philadelphia Union.
Published May 3rd, 2014 - 12:05AM
Student-athletes from the University of Puget Sound will be hosting Special Olympics athletes of all ages for sporting skills clinics Monday.
Published April 30th, 2014 - 12:05AM
It is purely conjecture, but imagine this dialogue between Shane and Michelle Nixon when they arrive home. “Honey, I threw together something nice and quick for dinner.” The other: “Great. I raked both high school infields and swept the dugouts.” Who’s who? In the Nixon household, the comments are interchangeable.
Published April 29th, 2014 - 12:05AM
WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Tacoma Rainiers’ best pitching performance of the 2014 season turned into a downer, as Sacramento topped Tacoma in the 10th inning, 2-1.
Published April 29th, 2014 - 12:05AM

Published April 29th, 2014 - 12:05AM
NEW YORK — Third baseman Kyle Seager, after breaking out of an early-season slump, was picked Monday as a co-recipient of the American League Player of the Week award for April 21-27.
Published April 29th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Will the Big Apple take a bite out of Robinson Cano?
Published April 29th, 2014 - 12:05AM
With the Class 4A South Puget Sound League North Division baseball title hanging in the balance entering the final two weeks of the regular season, the team from Kentridge High School couldn’t have picked a much better time to start hitting the cover off the ball.
Published April 29th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Dressed early for a January practice and shouting taunts at quarterback Russell Wilson from his locker, Earl Thomas explained he was not concerned.
Published April 28th, 2014 - 12:05AM
LAS VEGAS — There was bad and good for Seattle Mariners pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma in his first rehab start of the season for the Tacoma Rainiers.
Published April 28th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Finally, on Sunday, he rested.
Published April 28th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Happy as the Seattle Sounders were with their 4-1 win over the Colorado Rapids on Saturday, they didn’t get one thing they wanted: a shutout.
Published April 28th, 2014 - 12:05AM
A few minutes after his team won its first series since its season-opening sweep of the Los Angeles Angels, Lloyd McClendon was asked to evaluate the effort of starting pitcher Brandon Maurer.
Published April 28th, 2014 - 12:05AM
Last Monday night, Kyle Seager was not happy.
Published April 27th, 2014 - 10:36PM
M's outfielder Abraham Almonte had gone 23 games without a break before Sunday's contest.
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