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(Top) Beamer High School senior Daniel Nam (7) dribbles the ball against Bothell midfielder Yordan Rivera during the Titans’ 3-0 win over the Cougars Tuesday in the opening round of the Class 4A State Soccer Tournament in Sumner. (Below) Beamer freshman Ugo Okoli finished the game with an assist on a goal by Nam.

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.

(Top) Beamer High School senior Daniel Nam (7) dribbles the ball against Bothell midfielder Yordan Rivera during the Titans’ 3-0 win over the Cougars Tuesday in the opening round of the Class 4A State Soccer Tournament in Sumner. (Below) Beamer freshman Ugo Okoli finished the game with an assist on a goal by Nam.

Ishikawa back with Connecticut Defenders

Federal Way High School graduate Travis Ishikawa is getting pretty used to spending his summers in Connecticut.

Cassens dominates opening two matches at district tennis

Decatur’s talented freshman tennis player, Meghan Cassens, seems destined to play Gig Harbor’s Christy Sipes in the girls singles final today at the West Central District Tournament.

All-SPSL boys soccer teams

SPSL 4A North

  • Jun 13, 2008
Todd Beamer High School senior Josh Waller (middle) runs a preliminary race in the 100 meters Friday afternoon at the West Central District Track and Field Championships at Mount Tahoma High School. Waller will compete at Friday and Saturday’s state championships in the triple jump.

Titans run away with West Central District title

The Todd Beamer High School boys track and field team is truly unblemished this season.

Todd Beamer High School senior Josh Waller (middle) runs a preliminary race in the 100 meters Friday afternoon at the West Central District Track and Field Championships at Mount Tahoma High School. Waller will compete at Friday and Saturday’s state championships in the triple jump.
Decatur freshman Meghan Cassens won the district singles title in straight sets over Gig Harbor’s Christy Sipes

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

Decatur freshman Meghan Cassens won the district singles title in straight sets over Gig Harbor’s Christy Sipes

Beamer soccer outlasts Shorewood in state quarterfinals

It was more like a marathon than a soccer match.

Jefferson senior centerfielder Sara Byrne slaps at a ball during Friday’s opening-round game against Tahoma at the West Central District at the Sprinker Recreation Center. The Raiders lost to Tahoma and Kentwood at the tournament.
Jefferson senior centerfielder Sara Byrne slaps at a ball during Friday’s opening-round game against Tahoma at the West Central District at the Sprinker Recreation Center. The Raiders lost to Tahoma and Kentwood at the tournament.

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

Thomas Jefferson graduate Kenny Mayne’s new book

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

Thomas Jefferson graduate Kenny Mayne’s new book

Johnson ends up in second place at state golf tourney

Broc Johnson just couldn’t overcome the play of Kamiak junior Reid Martin at the Class 4A State Boys Golf Tournament Tuesday and Wednesday at the Avalon Golf Links in Burlington.

Federal Way High School grad David Jurca finished first at last weekend’s VW Jetta TDI Cup race in Virginia.

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.

Federal Way High School grad David Jurca finished first at last weekend’s VW Jetta TDI Cup race in Virginia.
Todd Beamer High School hurdler Irene Devera (pictured) is the Titan girls lone representative at the Class 4A State Girls Track and Field Meet at Edgar Brown Stadium in Pasco. The Titan boys will be one of the favorites to win the team title after capturing the SPSL and West Central District crowns.
Todd Beamer High School hurdler Irene Devera (pictured) is the Titan girls lone representative at the Class 4A State Girls Track and Field Meet at Edgar Brown Stadium in Pasco. The Titan boys will be one of the favorites to win the team title after capturing the SPSL and West Central District crowns.

All-SPSL Fastpitch teams

Player of year — Felecia Harris, Kentlake

  • Jun 13, 2008
Todd Beamer High School 4x100 runners Josh Waller (left ) and Justin Drayer make a handoff during the Titans’ state championship winning run at the Class 4A State Track and Field Championships in Pasco. The Titans outleaned second-place Cascade in the race.

Malamura, Beamer relay team snare state titles

It was a year of firsts at Friday and Saturday’s Class 4A State Track and Field Championships at Edgar Brown Stadium in Pasco.

Todd Beamer High School 4x100 runners Josh Waller (left ) and Justin Drayer make a handoff during the Titans’ state championship winning run at the Class 4A State Track and Field Championships in Pasco. The Titans outleaned second-place Cascade in the race.
Beamer senior Chris Tartaglia (right) battles with Eastlake’s Jordan Strong during Saturday’s third/fourth match at Harry Lang Stadium in Lakewood. Eastlake won 2-1.

Beamer soccer brings home fourth-place trophy

The Todd Beamer Titans’ first-ever appearance at the Class 4A State Boys Soccer Final Four came up a little short Friday and Saturday at Harry Lang Stadium in Lakewood.

Beamer senior Chris Tartaglia (right) battles with Eastlake’s Jordan Strong during Saturday’s third/fourth match at Harry Lang Stadium in Lakewood. Eastlake won 2-1.

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

High school scoreboard

Class 4A state meet

  • Jun 13, 2008

Sports briefs

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

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2008 All-City Boys Soccer Team

Daniel Nam just looks comfortable dribbling a soccer ball.

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