Sports

New state-wide transfer rule will ‘level the playing field’

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

When Bocchi arrived, doctors put him on an ambulance and rushed to Seattle’s Harborview Medical Center

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.

  • Apr 26, 2008

Hanging ‘em up: Bocchi’s shoulder finally ends baseball career

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

Decatur’s Tibbs will play at Eastern

Decatur High School senior guard Marcus Tibbs has always had the goal of playing Division I basketball. He will get that chance.

Twin Lakes golf course will host Washington State Women’s Open once again

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.

  • Apr 23, 2008

FW’s Southern, James will play football at Eastern Oregon

Federal Way High School seniors Justin Southern and Greylin James will get to keep playing football in the fall. The Eagle pair have signed letters of intent to play at Eastern Oregon University after stellar careers at Federal Way.

TJ grad named GNAC’s Golfer of the Week

Western Washington University junior Brandon Brown has been named Great Northwest Athletic Conference Golfer of the Week.

O’Brien makes a name for himself in Rapids’ MLS opener against Beckham

Players, coaches and referees around Federal Way and the South Puget Sound League know that Ciaran O’Brien can be a little “testy” on the soccer field. Now Major League Soccer (MLS) also has a pretty good idea about O’Brien’s aggressive playing style.

Beamer soccer honoring Lentz’s memory all season

The memory of John Lentz will live on. The Todd Beamer High School boys soccer team is making sure of that.

Renton ready to play host to Seahawks’ training camp this summer

Team is creating a grass-covered hill where fans can watch

  • Mar 14, 2008

This year’s Ferris team and 1996 Sehome squad are regarded as state’s best ever

Federal Way-Decatur semifinal was first all-city matchup since 1992

Seven Jefferson student-athletes are ready to take it to another level — college

Three Raider soccer players ink to play in the fall at Central Wash.

O’Brien selected fifth overall in MLS Draft

Decatur grad will play soccer for Colorado Rapids

Eagle girls can’t hang with defending champs

Unbeaten Kentwood gets defensive in 59-43 win over Federal Way

‘Just another athlete, another student’

Deafness doesn’t deter Eric Mitchell from wrestling at Illahee

  • Jan 15, 2008