Sports

Heat is on

Auburn’s three high school teams toil, excel in summer camp as they prepare for Sept. 6 season openers

Kevin Krigger. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Krigger bags four wins, including No. 1,000

Jockey Kevin Krigger stole the show Saturday evening at Emerald Downs, riding four winners including career victory No. 1,000. Krigger swept races 4, 5, 6… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2019
Kevin Krigger. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Survey: participation in high school sports registers first decline in 30 years

Football, basketball lead the slide in national numbers

  • Aug 26, 2019
Kool Odds, with Naka Ramirez up, darts to victory in the $61,200 Bank of America Emerald Downs Championship Challenge at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Kool Odds prevails in Bank of America Challenge

Gelding from Idaho goes gate to wire in 440-yard showdown

  • Aug 26, 2019
Kool Odds, with Naka Ramirez up, darts to victory in the $61,200 Bank of America Emerald Downs Championship Challenge at Emerald Downs on Sunday. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

$35,000 Bank of America Challenge goes to the post Sunday

One of the finest jockeys in track history, 47-year-old Javier Matias is enjoying a sparkling 2019 meeting at Emerald Downs. With 42 wins in 203… Continue reading

  • Aug 23, 2019

Watts Classic attracts big field for a worthy cause

More than 130 teams compete; two-day event raises more than $10,000 for foundation

  • Aug 22, 2019

T-Birds single-game tickets for 2019-20 season on sale

Single-game tickets for the Seattle Thunderbirds’ 2019-20 season are on sale. There are two options for purchasing single game tickets. Fans can go to the… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2019

Lucarelli first to 1,000 career wins at Emerald Downs

Crest Drive rolled to a 14½-length victory in race five Sunday to give trainer Frank Lucarelli his 1,000th victory at Emerald Downs. A five-time Emerald… Continue reading

  • Aug 19, 2019

Muncey, Cakewalk score stakes wins

Muncey and hot-riding Javier Matias wore down Harbors Rule in the final jumps for a neck victory Sunday in the $50,000 WTBOA Lads Stakes for… Continue reading

  • Aug 19, 2019

Summertime sweat

Athletes get, stay in shape with crossfit training, other work at Auburn Mountainview

For You Only winning the Angie C Stakes. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

WTBOA Lads, Barbara Shinpoch share Sunday spotlight

The Longacres Mile is in the books, but there are nine more stakes remaining this season at Emerald Downs. Five of the stakes are for… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2019
For You Only winning the Angie C Stakes. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

3on3 Slick Watts Classic hits outdoor courts in Auburn this weekend

The second annual 3on3 Slick Watts Classic basketball tournament returns to the asphalt courts outside The Outlet Collection | Seattle this weekend. Check-in and packet… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2019

Law Abidin Citizen takes Longacres Mile thriller

Kentucky-bred 5-year-old captures $200,000 jewel at the wire

  • Aug 13, 2019

Kent-based T-Birds expect NHL in Seattle to boost crowds; youth hockey

‘It’s going to be a very good thing,’ team vice president says

Focusing on better health, performance

Student-athletes of all shapes and sizes at Auburn High discover the benefits of yoga

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