Sports

Leading rider Radke out for the season

Jockey Kevin Radke, the leading rider at the meet with 100 wins, will miss the final three weeks of the season due to three broken… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2008

Auburn, Auburn-Riverside girls soccer teams join SPSL North

Changes are afoot. And for the girls soccer teams that now comprise the re-shuffled South Puget Sound League North Division, the numbers can be both daunting and inspiring at the same time.

  • Sep 5, 2008

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  • Sep 5, 2008

SPSL North girls soccer

• Favorites: Kentwood, Auburn Riverside.

  • Sep 5, 2008

RECREATION CALENDAR FOR SEPT. 6

BASEBALLMAPLE VALLEY PONY TRYOUTSTryouts for 2009 select teams will take place throughout September. All players should show up 15 minutes early to sign up and… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2008

Kama Frank steps into lead role as Thomas Jefferson QB1

Kama Frank can hardly wait to get started. Especially now that he’s the starting quarterback at Jefferson High School. “I’ve been ready and waiting for it. I just have to get my chance,” said Frank, a 6-foot-1, 185-pound senior who got some playing time at the controls as a freshman, then played in other spots the past two years while now-graduated All-South Puget Sound League North Division standout Taylor Stark ran the show. “Sophomore year and junior year, there was a lot of practice and mental reps.

  • Sep 2, 2008

Big weekend for Mitchell, record for McCanna

For Gallyn Mitchell, it was another one of those weekends.

  • Sep 2, 2008

Auburn Riverside hopes to continue 4A success | HS Football

They’re ba-a-ack. But if the other South Puget Sound League North Division football teams don’t recognize Auburn Riverside, the Ravens understand totally. Simply put, this program is far removed from the one that went 2-6 in league play in 2005, and was a combined 8-24 in league, 11-37 overall from 2001 to ’05 before leaving the 4A ranks.

  • Aug 29, 2008

RECREATION CALENDAR FOR AUG. 30

BASEBALLMAPLE VALLEY PONY TRYOUTSTryouts for 2009 select teams will take place throughout September. All players should show up 15 minutes early to sign up and… Continue reading

  • Aug 28, 2008

Diminutive Elliot-Free looks to help Auburn Mountainview into playoff spot | HS Football

He says he might like to teach and coach someday. If he does, Darius Elliott-Free says he’d have no problem plucking a kid out of the school hallway to play for the team, even if the kid was only, say, 5 1/2 feet tall and barely tipped the scale at 150 pounds.

  • Aug 27, 2008

This sounds familiar: Fear No Evil, Gallon eyeing Emerald Derby

Fear No Evil and Gallon, who have danced every dance in the 3-year-old division this season at Emerald Downs, are among nine sophomores nominated to the $100,000 Emerald Derby.

  • Aug 25, 2008

Gouveia shines on the field for his family, teammates despite the absence of his father

The mention of his incarcerated father immediately brings an emotional sting and a surge of motivation for Jeff Gouveia.

AR opens girls hoops coaching job

The search to replace Adam Barrett as head coach of the two-time defending state champion Auburn Riverside High girls basketball team is officially in progress.

  • Aug 22, 2008

Villwock’s hydro win at Seafair now official

Dave Villwock gets to keep his Seafair Chevrolet Cup hydroplane trophy.

  • Aug 20, 2008

Wasserman’s Lonacres win: A Milestone — and then some

In saving his best strides for last, Wasserman came home with another first. Matter of fact, he came home with three of ’em. A first for jockey Jennifer Whitaker. A first for trainer Howard Belvoir. And first in the Longacres Mile.

  • Aug 19, 2008

Wasserman comes from way behind to win Longacres Mile

Wasserman, in keeping with his pull-it-out-at-the-last-second style, won the 73rd running of the Longacres Mile on Sunday at Emerald Downs.The Washington-bred 6-year-old gelding, going off… Continue reading

  • Aug 18, 2008

RECREATION CALENDAR FOR AUG. 16

BASEBALLKENT CVAC GATORS TRYOUTSTryouts for this 2009 Sandy Koufax 13U team are scheduled for Aug. 16 and 23 on the upper field at Lindbergh High… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2008

Scuba diving is still mostly male, but Auburn’s Cindy Ross is helping part the waves for women

The first time Cindy Ross got the inkling to try scuba diving, she was told by someone of the male persuasion that she couldn’t do… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2008

No Olympic medal, but a new U.S. weightlifting record for Auburn’s Roach in Beijing

Reporter staffAn Olympics medal proved elusive, but Melanie Roach broke her own 10-year-old American weightlifting record on Sunday at the Beijing Olympics.The Auburn High school… Continue reading

  • Aug 11, 2008