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$75,000 Washington Oaks goes to the post Sunday | Emerald Downs

Coming off a high with Mach One Rules in the Mt. Rainier Stakes, trainer Frank Lucarelli hopes to write another masterpiece Sunday when he saddles… Continue reading

  • Jul 20, 2017

Hagel joins Thunderbirds coaching staff

Kyle Hagel has joined the Seattle Thunderbirds coaching staff. Hagel will work with new head coach Matt O’Dette, who was promoted July 12, succeeding Steve… Continue reading

  • Jul 20, 2017

Leg up: Elite instructors teach kids the right moves at wrestling camp

Jake Swartz, right, shows a move to J.J Dixon, a 182-pound 3A state champion from Lincoln High, during the recent Triple D1 Wrestling Camp at… Continue reading

  • Jul 19, 2017

Auburn’s Flannery scoots to victory in festival 5K race | PHOTOS

Tyler Flannery was the top finisher in the Kent Cornucopia Days 5K last Saturday, his second victory in a Kent race in the past year.… Continue reading

Auburn falls to Samammish in state Little League play

Samammish downed Auburn 6-4 in the state Little League All-Star Majors Tournament at the Federal Way National Complex on Tuesday. Action in the double-elimination tournament… Continue reading

  • Jul 19, 2017

Auburn Little League Majors roll to victory in state all-star tournament

Austin Ellsworth hit a pair of home runs as the Auburn Little League Majors routed Bainbridge Island 14-3 in a state all-star tournament opener at… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2017

Mach One Rules extra sharp in Mt. Rainier | Emerald Downs

Citizen Kitty shines in Boeing Stakes

  • Jul 17, 2017

Thunderbirds promote O’Dette to head coach

Assistant has developed two of last three WHL Defenseman of Year Award winners

  • Jul 12, 2017

Auburn All-Stars snag District 10 championship

Majors erupt to hold off Federal Way National, reach state

Monydontspenitself shines in Sunday feature | Emerald Downs

Monydontspenitself gained the lead into the lane and powered home for a 3¾-length victory over Aberdeen Island in the $18,500 Muckleshoot Casino Purse for 3-year-olds… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2017

Gazing edges Daddyalwayssays in feature | Emerald Downs

Gazing wore down Daddyalwayssays and scored a head victory Saturday in the $18,500 Muckleshoot Casino Purse for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs. With Rocco Bowen… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2017

Mike Man’s Gold dominates Friday feature | Emerald Downs

Mike Man’s Gold continued his brilliant season Friday with an easy 1¾-length victory in the $15,600 Rotary Club of South Tacoma Purse at Emerald Downs.… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2017

Nostalgia Funny Cars come to Pacific Raceways

Legendary promoter Bill Doner presents the United Nitro Nostalgia Funny Car Invitational at Pacific Raceways on Saturday. Qualfying and racing is from 9 a.m. to… Continue reading

  • Jul 7, 2017

Stakes season to heat up; wiener dogs go to the post | Emerald Downs

In terms of stakes races at Emerald Downs, this week represents the calm before the storm. That changes next week with four stakes on Sunday,… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2017

Auburn Little League Majors roll to victory in District 10 play

Jay Mentink hit two home runs as the Auburn 11-12 Little League Majors All-Stars routed South Hill 26-2 Sunday in the District 10 tournament at… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2017

Jim Marsh Classic returns to Emerald Downs on Aug. 19-20

Jim Marsh Classic 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament returns to Emerald Downs on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 19-20. Divisions range from second grade to adult. The tournament,… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2017

Blackford springs upset in Monday feature | Emerald Downs

Blackford forged to the lead late and scored a big upset in the $11,200 Muckleshoot Casino Purse on Monday evening at Emerald Downs. With Julien… Continue reading

  • Jul 4, 2017

Aqua Frio edges stablemate in Seattle Slew Stakes | Emerald Downs

Aqua Frio might not be the biggest horse at Emerald Downs, but there isn’t many that try harder. Running down stablemate Riser in the final… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2017

Dustin’s Passion prevails in Saturday’s feature | Emerald Downs

Dustin’s Passion broke a 16-race losing streak with a hard-earned nose victory over One More Orman in Saturday’s $9,000 Muckleshoot Casino Purse for 3-year-olds and… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2017

Auburn comes up short in District 10 title pursuit | Little League all-stars

The Auburn Little League 10-11 All-Stars came so close in their quest for a District 10 title and a berth to the state tournament Friday.… Continue reading