A team of local runners participated in the overnight, 196-mile Ragnar Relay July 18-19.
The Mercer Island 8U Select baseball team finished second in the All World Baseball Classic in Issaquah the weekend of July 11-12.
One year after tying with Mercerwood Shore Club for championship, Newport Hills Swim & Tennis Club wins outright; GU13 Crossfire Premier wins NIKE Crossfire Challenge.
Coach hopes to build goodwill and promote soccer with trip overseas.
Mercer Island football hosted its first “Rumble on the Rock” 7-on-7 passing tournament Saturday, July 19 at Islander Stadium.
Makenna Pellerin and Morgan Peyou, last season’s Mercer Island fastpitch captains, both received scholarship offers to play softball at the collegiate level.
Mercer Island’s Taylan and Tegan Yuasa had strong showings at the United States Judo Federation (USJF) Junior National Championships Tournament July 4-6 in Honolulu.
The Mercer Island 10/11 Year Old Little League All-Star team won its division at the District 9 All-Star Tournament Wednesday, July 9 at Hartman Park in Redmond.
The Rockers improved its record to 7-1, good for second place in the Puget Sound Senior Coed League.
Local 10U fastpitch softball team, the Northwest Lady Sharks, earned a berth to the Amateur Softball Association (ASA) girls Class A national tournament after taking second place in its bracket at the ASA Northwest National Qualifier, June 27-29 in Salem, Ore.
Preschoolers will get the thrill of their lives when Thomas the Tank Engine steams across the country this year. Thomas arrives in Snoqualmie for the Day Out with Thomas: The Thrill of the Ride Tour 2014, for two back-to-back weekends this month, July 12-13 and July 19-20.
State, Fed agencies offer free, mobile boat-sewage pumpouts to safeguard water quality
Boaters who want to find out where to launch their boats or tie up for a weekend on the water can do so now through Washington Water Cruiser, a new app launched by the Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office (RCO).
Over 220 kids will participate across the 6 sessions this year, led by Islander head coach, Gavin Cree.
Students at Islander Middle School had a chance to learn the game of rugby last week from some of the best players in the business. The school was host to Serevi Rugby for a two-day demonstration on the sport.