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Decatur Golden Gators fall sports schedule

Football Aug. 31, Mount Rainier, 7 p.m. Sept. 8, @ Chief Sealth,…

Beamer football strong, Raiders aim to bounce back in 2017

Thomas Jefferson Raiders Head coach: Scott Morgan 2016 record: League: 1-6, Overall:…

Fahnlander trades in softball glove for golf clubs

It was not one particular moment that convinced Chad Fahnlander to try…

Celski shines at World Cup Qualifier

Federal Way three-time Olympic medalist J.R. Celski claimed the overall Short Track…

  • Aug 25th, 2017

Williams named new cheer coach at Federal Way

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

Brilhante much more than a basketball coach for Beamer | Full-Court Press

Bad news. The must-see attraction of the fall will be hard to…

Micro Soccer Camp registration taking place

Federal Way FC’s Micro Soccer Camp is back for another year. The…

  • Aug 17th, 2017

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…

Micro Soccer Camp registration taking place

Federal Way FC’s Micro Soccer Camp is back for another year. The…

  • Aug 11th, 2017

Federal Way Track Club celebrating 40 years

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

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

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

Esbenshade sets state squat record at ripe age of 58

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

Desna Soccer Club competes in Russia

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

Decatur RHP Junk quiets doubters in signing with Yankees

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

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

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

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

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

Workman living a childhood dream | Full-Court Press

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

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

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

Peterson finds a new calling in coaching with Federal Way FC

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

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…

Federal Way National 10-11 All-Star team advances to state

The Federal Way National 10-11 All-Stars rallied for two runs in the…

Hawks to play storied Ducks team from Southern California

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

Synchronized swimming classes available at Twin Lakes

Pacific Waves Synchronized Swimming is offering introductory synchronized swimming classes from 4:30-6…

  • Jun 30th, 2017

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

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

Jefferson to host Raider Summer Basketball Camp

The Thomas Jefferson High School Raiders basketball program will host the 2017…

  • Jun 26th, 2017

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…

Beamer PG McEachin named Federal Way Mirror Athlete of the Year

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

Decatur basketball helps during Silver Lake Elementary Field Day event

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

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

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

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…

Decatur hosting basketball camp June 27-29

Decatur High School boys basketball will host the 2017 Gator Basketball Camp…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

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…

Memory of grandfather drives Eagles’ Chan

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

Shame on you sports fans, you missed a good one | Full-Court Press

The state track and field championships are a time for athletes and…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

State tournament roundup: Golden Gators see tournament success

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

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

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

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…

More programs should take note of Decatur’s path to soccer success | Full-Court Press

Decatur boys soccer coach Brad Plemons couldn’t just say it. He had…

  • May 30th, 2017

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…

Federal Way Mirror Athlete of the Week: Jacob Allen

Todd Beamer midfielder Jacob “JJ” Allen was selected as the Federal Way…

  • May 25th, 2017