Sports

Life can throw a knee-buckling curve ball. Just ask Carsten Bocchi.

No-hitter and three homers in one game highlight week

t Decatur’s Bailey baffles K-M; FW’s Elliot clubs three

Lake fishing kicks off today

Officials from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) are estimating up to 300,000 anglers to cast their fishing lines this weekend. Today marks opening day of lowland lake fishing in Washington.

Kentwood remains on top of North with win over TJ, 2-0

In a showdown for first place in the South Puget Sound League North Division soccer standings, the Kentwood Conquerors got the best of Jefferson Tuesday night.

High school scoreboard

SPSL North standings (through Thursday) — Kentwood 8-1-1, Jefferson 6-2-2, Tahoma 5-2-4, Kentlake 5-4-2, Kentridge 4-4-3, Decatur 3-6-1, Federal Way 3-6-2, Kent-Merdian 0-9-2.

  • Jun 13, 2008

When Bocchi arrived, doctors took one look at his left shoulder and immediately put him on an ambulance and rushed him to Seattle’s Harborview Medical Center, which is the Puget Sound’s only trauma center. Bocchi spent two days in Seattle, hooked to an IV, receiving blood thinners for the clot that developed near his left clavicle.

  • Jun 13, 2008

RBI by sophomore shortstop Hannah Kiyohara in the bottom of the seventh inning

RBI by sophomore shortstop Hannah Kiyohara in the bottom of the seventh inning. The Kiyohara RBI moved the Raiders into a tie for second place in the SPSL North with Kentwood and Kentridge. All three teams sit at 7-3 in the North. Kentlake leads the division with a perfect 10-0 record.

  • Jun 13, 2008

The win over Tahoma, with a 5-0 shutout of Kentridge

The win over Tahoma, coupled with a 5-0 shutout of Kentridge on Wednesday, improved the Eagles to 8-4 in the SPSL North. Federal Way has won seven games in a row after starting the season just 1-8. Jarred Lee threw a complete-game shutout against Kentridge. Lee allowed just six hits and was helped offensively by freshman Nick Tanielu, who was 2-for-3 with two RBIs.

  • Jun 13, 2008

Sports briefs

The Thriftway Washington State Women’s Open will once again be played at the Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club in Federal Way, June 2-4.

The Thomas Jefferson boys soccer team is being led by freshman Chase Hanson (left)

Thomas Jefferson soccer program has always taken pride in being a family on the field.

The Thomas Jefferson boys soccer team is being led by freshman Chase Hanson (left)

Griffey runs a blazing 10.67 100 meters to win Shoreline Invitational

Decatur senior Ezra John Griffey won the 100 meters in impressive fashion Saturday at the prestigious Shoreline Invitational at Shoreline Stadium. Griffey won the 100 in a state-best time of 10.67 over Zach Keene of Cedar Park Christian (10.94).

The constant transferring of athletes from high school to high school within the Federal Way school district might be coming to an end.

High school scoreboard

SPSL North standings (through Monday) — Kentwood 8-2-1, Jefferson 7-2-2, Tahoma 6-2-4, Kentlake 6-4-2, Kentridge 5-4-3, Decatur 3-7-1, Federal Way 3-7-2, Kent-Merdian 0-10-2.

  • Jun 13, 2008
Nilsen

Nilsen’s record-setting career at Central Washington almost over tracking the grads — baseball. Jamie Nilsen is having another huge season on the Central Washington University team.

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Title time: Beamer track teams finish unbeaten

For the second year in a row, the Todd Beamer Titans rolled through the South Puget Sound League South Division track and field seasons without a loss.

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The truth could have saved you, Mr. Clemens

Remember everybody, “Honesty is the best policy.”

  • Jun 13, 2008
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Jefferson junior Ernan Roman goes up for a header over a Kentwood defender Wednesday night at Federal Way Memorial Stadium. Kentwood won the game to take back first place from TJ. Both teams will play at the SPSL Tournament.

Kentwood knocks down Jefferson, 2-0

t Raiders hold down first place in North for a day before losing to KW

Jefferson junior Ernan Roman goes up for a header over a Kentwood defender Wednesday night at Federal Way Memorial Stadium. Kentwood won the game to take back first place from TJ. Both teams will play at the SPSL Tournament.

High school scoreboard

SPSL North standings (through Thursday) — Kentlake (12-1, 16-1), Jefferson (10-3, 11-5), Kentwood (9-4, 11-5), Kentridge (9-4, 10-5), Tahoma (6-7, 9-10), Decatur (3-9, 5-10), Kent-Meridian (1-10, 1-11), Federal Way (0-12, 0-15).

  • Jun 13, 2008

Saves set a Cougar single-season record.

saves set a Cougar single-season record.

  • Jun 13, 2008