Mercer Island grad completes successful freshman season on Guilford College golf team
Mercer Island 2013 graduate is thriving in the world of collegiate basketball
From the get-go, the 2016 season has been all about the postseason for the Mercer Island girls soccer team.
Mercer Island's playoff hopes were dealt a serious blow Friday night in a critical matchup against the Lake Washington Kangs.
The Mercer Island Islanders won the Class 3A KingCo boys tennis tournament on Oct. 11 at Mercer Island High School, compiling a total of 47 team points. The Islanders outscored second place Lake Washington by a staggering 22 team points.
The Mercer Island volleyball team locked up its fourth KingCo 2A/3A league title in five years, sweeping the rival Bellevue Wolverines 27-25, 25-19, 25-18 Monday night at Bellevue High School. The win was Mercer Island's 10th straight, as well as its eighth-consecutive victory coming in straight sets.
Since 1998, both Mercer Island boys and girls cross country teams have advanced out of the KingCo 3A championships and qualified for the district meet.
Kiley Suter scores the lone goal of the game in the 75th minute for Bellevue
The Mercer Island boys water polo team completed the first half of the season recently with a big win over Shorewood 23-13.
Sportswriter Shaun Scott hikes to the top of Poo Poo Point
Coming off its first loss of the 2016 season, a 3-1 defeat at the hands of the 4A powerhouse Bellarmine Prep Lions on Sept. 16 in Tacoma, the Mercer Island volleyball team appeared to be in a pinch.
With only two seniors and half of the varsity roster comprised of sophomores, the players and coaches on the Mercer Island boys golf team were aware that 2016 may be a year focused less on league contention and more on team growth.
The Interlake Saints football team's perfect season is a thing of the past courtesy of the Mercer Island Islanders football team.
The familiar confines of Islander Stadium proved friendly in Mercer Island's homecoming matchup against Kingston High Friday night. After suffering a two-game skid with back-to-back away losses, the Islanders put away the visiting Buccaneers early in a 37-3 romp to even their record before beginning KingCo 3A competition next week.
The Mercer Island Boys and Girls Lacrosse Clubs held their second "Lacrosse Stick Giveaway" on Sept. 4.
Mercer Island and Yakima's West Valley High brought the offensive fireworks to their season opener Sept. 2 at Islander Stadium. But, as so often can be the case, the difference came down to which unit could get the necessary defensive stops.
The Liberty Patriots opened with three quick touchdowns against Mercer Island and limited the Islanders on the other side of the ball to beat Mercer Island 42-21 Friday night at Liberty High School.
For the past few years, a state tournament appearance hasn't been so much a goal as it was an expectation for the Mercer Island volleyball team.
The Travis Manion Foundation will host the Seattle 9/11 Heroes Run 5K race and 1.5M Fun Run/Walk at 10 a.m. on Sept. 10 at Mercer Island's Luther Burbank Park, 2040 84th Ave. SE.
Two local Nowland Premier Soccer Academy teams won their respective divisions at recent youth soccer tournaments.