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.
Stanford University signee Lexie Hull had 23 points and 10 rebounds to lead No. 1 Central Valley over No. 3 Kentridge, the defending 4A state champions, on Monday at the King Showcase at the ShoWare Center in Kent. She and Kentridge's Jordyn Jenkins spoke about it afterward.
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.
South Kitsap's Mason Eaglin won the 170-pound title at the 41st annual Matman Classic wrestling tournament on Saturday over a defending 4A state champion, Moses Lake's Hunter Cruz. He, South Kitsap coach Chad Nass and Tahoma's Kione Gill, a defending state champion, talk about their success at Matman.