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Boys golf gets 4 to state

  • Oct 25, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Nov 24, 2008 at 5:18PM

The Mercer Island boys golf team won the 3A KingCo medalist tournament on Oct. 15 at Snohomish Golf Course with a team score of 381 strokes, nine ahead of second place Skyline. The win comes just a week removed from the program’s second regular season championship in as many years.

Islanders take doubles title

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:17PM

The Mercer Island boys tennis season didn’t go as planned. A loss to Newport to begin the season, and a subsequent 1-4 start, ended any chance for a league title. But there was always the 3A KingCo tournament on the horizon, giving the players an opportunity to win a title.

Volleyball dominates KingCo tournament

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:17PM

Beats Newport 3-0 in finals

MI girls swim wins 3A KingCo meet

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:17PM

Godfred sets two meet records in victory, districts at UW pool

MIXC girls team, three boys move on to state meet

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:17PM

For the second consecutive week, the Mercer Island cross country team ran well at Lake Sammamish State Park. But this time it was the district meet, the stakes were a lot higher and the runners had to battle more than just the opposition.

Islander football pounded by Liberty

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:17PM

One of the drummers in the Mercer Island High School marching band was dressed as Oscar the Grouch on Friday night as the Islander football team took on Liberty. Fittingly, Oscar the Grouch is the only character that would like how the Mercer Island football team played during the second half of the 51-14 loss.

10th title for MI

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:17PM

Boys survive scare in semis, beat Knights in championship

Swim takes districts, focus on state

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:17PM

Godfred, Islander relay teams sweep events at UW

Sadler takes 16th, MIXC girls seventh in state

  • Nov 7, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Nov 24, 2008 at 5:17PM

The state cross country meet was different than the past two weeks for Mercer Island runners. Unlike the district and KingCo meets at Lake Sammamish State Park during the previous two weeks, the team had to travel four hours east to Pasco and run in dry, warm weather. But just like the previous two weeks, the girls team and boys runners all performed to their peak.

Football team wins final game, future bright for program

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:16PM

Islanders crush Chief Sealth, 48-6

MIVB streak ends, No. 2 seed to state

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:16PM

Mercer Island swept by Blanchet in district final

Swim takes second at state

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:16PM

Godfred and the 200-yard freestyle relay team win state championships

Hedlund is heads above the rest

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:16PM

Matt Phelps
Mercer Island Reporter

Volleyball has mixed showing at state

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:16PM

The Islanders did their best last weekend at the state girls’ 3A volleyball tournament at the Toyota Center in Kennewick. However, their dreams of a trophy fell short in heartbreaking fashion.

League rivals Nield before MI

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:16PM

Islander’s leadership has helped to change two sports programs at the school

New turf field christened at Islander Middle School

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:16PM

City leaders and about 40 Islanders and their children welcomed the Island’s first artificial surface playfield apart from Islander Stadium.

Local ski resorts are open

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:16PM

John Naye
Snow Sports

Protecting the tradition

  • Nov 28, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Nov 24, 2008 at 5:16PM

Seniors look to put Islander basketball back on top, return to state playoffs

State titles not enough for boys swim

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:15PM

Dynasty is a strong word to describe any sports program. But the word dynasty might be an understatement when talking about the Mercer Island High School boys swim team.

Dynamic freshman joins graceful senior duo

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:15PM

Gymnasts look to future, challenge for KingCo title

Future is now for wrestling

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:15PM

Senior heavy team eyes league title and the state meet

The new breed of girls basketball

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:15PM

In high school sports, one of the most important elements for a program’s long-term success doesn’t even take place at the high school level. Getting kids to take up sports at a young age is becoming more of a prerequisite than a luxury.

Busting Bellevue’s bubble

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:15PM

Boys win season opener against rival

Wrestlers take down Metro’s best

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:15PM

Mercer Island beats O’Dea and Inglemoor, dominates Sammamish 78-3

Gymnasts whip it, whip it real good

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 5:15PM

MI beats Totems, takes stock of Issaquah

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