Sports

It’s all muscle in Des Moines

The Des Moines Marina was crowded last Saturday, but the event didn’t call for water sports.

  • Jun 11, 2008

A flippin’ good time

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  • Jun 4, 2008

Decatur’s Cassens finishes second at first state tennis tourney

Decatur freshman Meghan Cassens will have to wait until next year for another attempt at winning a state tennis championship.

The Thriftway Washington State Women’s Open will be

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

TJ’s Mayne has a new book about sports, etc.

Kenny Mayne has come a long ways since rolling through the halls at Thomas Jefferson High School.

Winner’s Circle: Jurca takes first Jetta race

Federal Way resident David Jurca, 22, won the second round of the Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup at a cold and wet Mosport International Raceway in Ontario, Canada, last weekend.

Decatur’s Cassens cruises to district crown

Meghan Cassens has won plenty of tournaments during her tennis career.

Beamer’s game plan for the quarterfinals: ‘Win’

It’s been quite a year for the Todd Beamer High School boys soccer team and it got a little bit better Tuesday night. The Titans rolled over the Bothell Cougars in the opening round of the Class 4A State Tournament, 3-0, at Sunset Chev Stadium in Sumner.

Nilsen’s record-setting career

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.

It’s ball in the family for Hansons

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

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.