Benjamin Olson

Mercer Island gymnastics tumbling into new season

The Islanders will be led by new head coach Olivia Harvey.


Mercer Island volleyball season ends with loss to Lake Washington

The Islanders lost 3-2 in a loser-out 3A KingCo tournament game on Nov. 7.


Mercer Island football changing the feel of rivalry game against Bellevue

Despite a 53-14 loss to the Wolverines, head coach Ed Slezinger said his team played with fire.


Mercer Island volleyball finishes strong to beat Bellevue

The Islanders won 3-2 against the Wolverines in final regular-season game.

Baebler is an anchor for the Islanders defense

Mercer Island linebacker Owen Baebler uses football IQ to stop opposing offenses.

Eastside Dream Elite cheerleaders compete at a competition last February. Photo courtesy of Anne Christiansen

Cheer program celebrates 20 years

Eastside Dream Elite offers classes and competitive teams across the Eastside.

Eastside Dream Elite cheerleaders compete at a competition last February. Photo courtesy of Anne Christiansen

Mercer Island boys golf ride momentum into district tournament

Islanders win 2A/3A KingCo medalist tournament on Oct. 14.

Mercer Island looks to make a splash before postseason

Islanders have a deep team under head coach Chauntelle Johnson.

Mercer Island cross country competes on challenging course

Islanders finish second and third against difficult competition at Luther Burbank Park on Oct. 2.

Mercer Island soccer overwhelmed by Lake Washington

The Islanders fall 6-0 on the road.

Mercer Island boys tennis off to a perfect start

Islanders taking five straight 7-0 wins into crucial showdown with Bellevue.

Islanders sunk by Eagles

A shorthanded Mercer Island girls soccer team suffered a 6-0 loss to Issaquah.

Inspired defense not enough for Islanders

Mercer Island lost 12-3 at home to the Issaquah Eagles.

Islanders volleyball ready to make waves

The Mercer Island volleyball team is working hard toward its goal.

Islanders cross country begin season

Mercer Island competed at KingCo Jamboree Class Race at Lake Sammamish State Park.

Islanders ready to attack

Young Mercer Island soccer team hungry to meet expectations.

Calm on the course

Gihoe Seo, a Mercer Island golfer, named Player of the Year.

Former Islander wins gold

Angelina Barokas won basketball gold medal at the European Maccabi Games in Hungary.

Islanders buying in

Mercer Island football taking shape in third year under Slezinger.

Glad to be on board the local sports scene

Fall sports are on the horizon.