Week’s Best Preps

COLTON BROWN

  • Saturday, May 3, 2008 12:00am
  • Sports

COLTON BROWN

AUBURN

Grade: Senior.

Sport: Baseball.

Accomplishments: After giving up a leadoff home run to Auburn Riverside last Friday, Brown struck out 16 Ravens as the Trojans posted a 5-1 victory in an SPSL 3A showdown. Brown struck out the side in the third, fourth and fifth innings, and also struck out the first two batters of the sixth.

Favorite class: P. E.

If you could invite anyone in the world to dinner, whom would you invite, and what would you serve?: I would invite Mallard Man and serve worms, bugs and snails.

Also noted: Brown says, “I love dominating Rutledge in WOW, and showing Travis Shreve and Kevin Cleary what a cute girl looks like.”

ELISE JONES

AUBURN RIVERSIDE

Grade: Sophomore.

Sport: Track.

Accomplishments: Jones pulled off a jumping triple in an 81-74 victory against Bonney Lake on April 24. She won the high jump at 4 feet, 8 inches; the long jump at 15-3, and the triple jump at 31-10.

Favorite class: Language arts.

If you could invite anyone in the world to dinner, whom would you invite, and what would you serve?: I would invite my grandparents, and would serve custard pudding, rolls, and hashbrown casserole.

Also noted: Jones has a 4.0 grade-point average. She plans to attend Washington State University and become an architect. She plays two musical instruments: piano (the past 10 years) and alto sax (the past five years). She also plays soccer with the Sumner Flame.

More in Sports

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

Bracket racket

Division champions crowned at 10th annual ShoWare Shootout basketball tournament

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

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

Test run set for Thursday on Lake Washington

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

Roar of yesteryear: vintage car racing returns to Pacific Raceways

Pacific Northwest Historics fields three-day program at Kent’s storied road course

T-Birds release 2019-2020 regular season schedule

Opener Sept. 21 against Kamloops Blazers

Best of Me prevails in State Legislators showdown

Wright picks up another stakes victory

Three Thunderbirds selected in NHL Draft

Panthers pick Rybinski, Wedman; Flyers grab Ross

Ima Happy Cat and Rocco Bowen clear in the stretch en route to capturing the $50,000 Seattle Stakes last year. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO
$50,000 Washington State Legislators draws big field

There appears to be no shortage of older fillies and mares this… Continue reading

Stars Youth Summer Camps available

The Tacoma Stars – a Kent-based indoor soccer team – are hosting… Continue reading

Kids will learn power skating, speed and agility through drills at the T-Birds Skills Camp. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter
Sanders to be instructor at Thunderbirds Skills Camp

School on ice returns in August at accesso ShoWare Center