Sports

Auburn Riverside grad part of Oregon state baseball champion coaching staff

Joey Galeno, a 2014 Auburn Riverside High School graduate, recently won an Oregon Class 6A state baseball championship as an assistant coach with Jesuit High… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2019

Back on the ice: Thunderbirds open training camp Aug. 20

Preseason run includes scrimmages, full-length games

  • Aug 8, 2019

Stars to kick off 2019-2020 home opener on Nov. 30

The Tacoma Stars kick off their 2019-2020 home schedule at 7:05 p.m. Nov. 30 at the accesso ShoWare Center. The Major Arena Soccer League (MASL)… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2019
Anyportinastorm. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Field of 11 set to blast off in $200,000 Longacres Mile

Anyportinastorm is the 8-to-5 morning line favorite for Sunday’s Grade 3 race

  • Aug 7, 2019
Anyportinastorm. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Meridian Valley renews 5-year deal with Muckleshoot Casino as title sponsor for PGA Washington Open Pro-Am

The Meridian Valley Country Club has renewed its five-year contract with the Muckleshoot Casino as title sponsor for the PGA Washington Open Pro-Am Invitational. The… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2019
Anyportinastorm. COURTESY PHOTO

Anyportinastorm high weighted in Longacres Mile

Anyportinastorm has been assigned high weight of 124 pounds for the $200,000 Longacres Mile (Grade 3) on Sunday, Aug. 11 at Emerald Downs. Virtually untested… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2019
Anyportinastorm. COURTESY PHOTO
Hit the Beach, with Jose Zunino up, captured Sunday’s $21,200 feature race for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Hit the Beach surges to victory in Sunday feature

Hit the Beach rediscovered his winning ways Sunday with a last to first surge for a one-length victory in Sunday’s $21,200 feature race for 3-year-olds… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2019
Hit the Beach, with Jose Zunino up, captured Sunday’s $21,200 feature race for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

State, county agencies to gather for softball tournament Aug. 10 at Game Farm Park

The plotting’s been going on for months. But now, with Aug. 10 approaching, the Ballbusters, the Renegades, the Misfits and other fiercely-named squads are keen… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2019
Anyportinastorm, with Juan Hernandez up, runs away with the $50,000 Budweiser Stakes at Emerald Downs in June. The horse has been nominated for the Longacres Mile. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

84th Longacres Mile heads four-stakes lineup for Championship Sunday Aug. 11

Local standout Anyportinastorm heads nominations

  • Jul 31, 2019
Anyportinastorm, with Juan Hernandez up, runs away with the $50,000 Budweiser Stakes at Emerald Downs in June. The horse has been nominated for the Longacres Mile. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Memorable trip to China

Auburn-led basketball team captures Shanghai tournament during 10-day trip

  • Jul 25, 2019

Kato back in the saddle at Emerald Downs

The amazing Akifumi Kato returns to Emerald Downs for a special riding assignment Saturday evening. The only active jockey to have won a race at… Continue reading

  • Jul 24, 2019

Taste of international softball

Acers welcome touring Chinese Taipei Olympic women’s team to Kent

Kevin Orozco guides More Power to Him to victory in the $50,000 Mt. Rainier Stakes for 3-year-olds and up Sunday at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Championship Sunday: Preview Day recap

More Power to Him surges to win in $50,000 Mt. Rainier Stakes; No Talking Back pulls upset in Boeing Stakes

  • Jul 22, 2019
Kevin Orozco guides More Power to Him to victory in the $50,000 Mt. Rainier Stakes for 3-year-olds and up Sunday at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO
Oh Marvelous Me, left, scoring an allowance victory on Aug. 26, 2017, is the likely favorite in the $50,000 Mt. Rainier Stakes for older horses. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Stakes quadruple-header set for Sunday

Mt. Rainier and Boeing stakes head 10-race card

  • Jul 19, 2019
Oh Marvelous Me, left, scoring an allowance victory on Aug. 26, 2017, is the likely favorite in the $50,000 Mt. Rainier Stakes for older horses. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Kent’s Bernard to drive Oberto Specialty Meats H1 Unlimited hydro

Test run set for Thursday on Lake Washington

  • Jul 17, 2019

Bracket racket

Division champions crowned at 10th annual ShoWare Shootout basketball tournament

  • Jul 16, 2019
Perfect Dude (blue blinkers) edges Rally Cat in Seattle Slew Stakes at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Stakes doubleheader showdown

Perfect Dude collars Rally Cat in Seattle Slew; Twirling Devon prevails in Irish Day

  • Jul 15, 2019
Perfect Dude (blue blinkers) edges Rally Cat in Seattle Slew Stakes at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO
Alittlelesstalk, right, and Mucho Amor, left, continue their rivalry Sunday in the $50,000 Irish Day Stakes for 3-year-old fillies. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Giant fields for Sunday stakes doubleheader

Seattle Slew, Irish Day fields to go to the post

  • Jul 12, 2019
Alittlelesstalk, right, and Mucho Amor, left, continue their rivalry Sunday in the $50,000 Irish Day Stakes for 3-year-old fillies. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Historic horsepower returns to Pacific Raceways

Many makes, models take on 10-turn road course | PHOTOS

  • Jul 11, 2019

Stars Youth Summer Camps available

The Tacoma Stars – a Kent-based indoor soccer team – are hosting Youth Summer Camps. The Stars have partnered with Washington Premier FC to bring… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2019