Jerod Young

Jerod posted 141 stories to Federal Way Mirror.
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Williams named new cheer coach at Federal Way

Times have changed at Federal Way High School for Savannah Williams. When…

  • Aug 19th, 2017 8:00am

Don’t expect Raiders to be another football pushover | Full-Court Press

The look in Scott Morgan’s eyes said everything. He didn’t utter a…

  • Aug 15th, 2017 7:30am

Perry springs to bright future after dark past

Mark Hendricks still remembers one of the first nights he drove Khairi…

  • Aug 12th, 2017 7:30am

Federal Way Track Club celebrating 40 years

The Federal Way Track Club has reason to celebrate. Not only is…

  • Aug 11th, 2017 11:49am

Gator Dome takes new bite out of sports landscape | Full-Court Press

Decatur High School boys soccer coach Brad Plemons literally spoke his words…

  • Aug 8th, 2017 10:49am

Agyeman thrived in summer league after connecting faith and basketball

Abubaker Agyeman is one of a kind. The junior forward for the…

  • Aug 6th, 2017 7:30am

Esbenshade sets state squat record at ripe age of 58

Women are not supposed to be strong. During her time in high…

  • Aug 5th, 2017 8:30am

Desna Soccer Club competes in Russia

Desna Soccer Club finally returned to the Motherland. Desna, a local Federal…

  • Aug 3rd, 2017 3:22pm

Decatur RHP Junk quiets doubters in signing with Yankees

When Janson Junk walked through the doors of the New York Yankees…

  • Jul 24th, 2017 8:22am

Where oh where have all the boxers gone | Full-Court Press

The current state of boxing is on the ropes. There’s no question…

  • Jul 21st, 2017 5:21pm

Blues festival hopes to hit high note for city

Last year, Federal Way Symphony President Rene Ewing felt a duty to…

  • Jul 17th, 2017 8:00am

Smith hopes to construct a legacy by his late father’s example

Oregon State University senior and Decatur alum Spencer Smith knows a thing…

  • Jul 17th, 2017 9:17am

Workman living a childhood dream | Full-Court Press

If the Hallmark channel taught us anything, it’s that it’s never too…

  • Jul 14th, 2017 4:24pm

Rowe leading Federal Way to potential pot of gold | Full-Court Press

Even professional athletes have unfulfilled dreams. Kelyn Rowe, former Federal Way High…

  • Jul 10th, 2017 9:31am

Federal Way grads revive fraternity for African-American students at UW

Josh Dawson still remembers his first day of general chemistry at the…

  • Jul 10th, 2017 11:14am

Peterson finds a new calling in coaching with Federal Way FC

In a span of 90 days in 2013, Jenna Peterson’s dream of…

  • Jul 7th, 2017 10:30am

Parents need to let go of the fear and just let them play | Full-Court Press

Living life in fear isn’t a life worth living. That painfully obvious…

  • Jul 3rd, 2017 12:09pm

Hawks to play storied Ducks team from Southern California

The Federal Way Hawks have a reputation to uphold. The players, comprised…

  • Jun 30th, 2017 3:56pm

Let the Titans have their rings, seriously | Full-Court Press

Ground-breaking hard work pays off, and it usually gets rewarded. Academic institutions…

  • Jun 27th, 2017 1:27pm

Federal Way Eagles’ Cola named Federal Way Mirror’s Male Athlete of the Year

Last summer was supposed to be a time of new beginnings for…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017 9:50am

Beamer PG McEachin named Federal Way Mirror Athlete of the Year

Todd Beamer High School girls basketball coach Corey Alexander couldn’t get his…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017 8:35am

Decatur basketball helps during Silver Lake Elementary Field Day event

Decatur boys basketball went back to where it all started Tuesday. Gators…

  • Jun 21st, 2017 12:18pm

Support local Little League before it’s too late | Full-Court Press

The lessons we learn in Little League are the ones that stay…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 8:30am

Orchard’s words help lead Giants to improbable comeback to win 12U title

When the Federal Way National Little League Giants finally recorded the third…

  • Jun 15th, 2017 12:55pm

Boys & Girls Club, T-Mobile’s partnership benefits youth

It’s not just about fun and games anymore at the Boys &…

  • Jun 14th, 2017 12:13pm

Sports had quite the year in Federal Way | Full-Court Press

Thank goodness for sports. Seriously. If it weren’t for the incredible 2016-17…

  • Jun 12th, 2017 4:52pm

Memory of grandfather drives Eagles’ Chan

Federal Way High School shot putter Tony Chan spent his track career…

  • Jun 12th, 2017 9:09am

State tournament roundup: Golden Gators see tournament success

Golf Decatur: Grace Xu, a junior for the Golden Gators, put on…

  • Jun 5th, 2017 12:06pm

Decatur’s Santana breaks three school records, wins 200-meter state title

It was as if Kemuel Santana’s body was telling him to stop…

  • Jun 1st, 2017 3:14pm

Beamer soccer claims school’s first state title with win over Pasco

While his Todd Beamer soccer teammates rushed to the other side of…

  • Jun 5th, 2017 9:20am

It’s time for the WIAA and the RPI to do the right thing and break up | Full-Court Press

Enough is enough. Break them up. This isn’t about one year. It’s…

  • May 25th, 2017 2:42pm

Jefferson doubles duo Dillard and Rosa head to state closer than ever

Singles play in the sport of tennis is a very lonely gig.…

  • May 25th, 2017 1:46pm

Appleton finds vault success after anemia diagnosis

Thomas Jefferson pole vaulter Jenna Appleton took a huge risk. She traded…

  • May 19th, 2017 11:00am

Eagles beat the odds, advance to state tournament with win over Olympia

Federal Way High School softball was supposed to lay down and surrender.…

  • May 18th, 2017 1:42pm

Decatur beats Battle Ground to earn state playoff berth

Maybe Decatur boys soccer facing Battle Ground High School in the first…

  • May 12th, 2017 9:58am

Federal Way’s Chong sisters enter WCD tennis as the team they’ve always been

Moments after her opening-round loss in her North Puget Sound League tennis…

  • May 11th, 2017 2:55pm

#FamilyFirst helps propel Beamer baseball to postseason

It was two small words that sent Todd Beamer baseball on an…

  • May 11th, 2017 3:05pm

Federal Way hires Dixon as new girls basketball coach

Former Federal Way Eagles girls basketball player and assistant coach Chantel Dixon…

  • May 9th, 2017 9:46am

Eagles feast at Bill Harris Invitational

Both the Decatur Golden Gators and the Federal Way Eagles had quite…

  • May 8th, 2017 3:18pm

Naden puts Titan teammates before self despite playoff loss

Not all players get to experience the postseason in four years. Beamer’s…

  • May 8th, 2017 3:14pm