Ex-Sounder brings pro experience to Island

Former Seattle Sounder Darren Sawatzky, center, leads a training session with Mercer Island’s girls U13 Thunder soccer team.  - Contributed Photo
  • Aug 20, 2014 at 5:00AM updated at 11:02AM

Former MLS pro Sawatzky is technical director for Mercer Island FC.


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Mercer Island LAX coach leading state in wins

Earlier this month, Mike Loveday of updated his all-time winningest high school lacrosse coaches list, adding two names from Washington state. The first name appearing on that list from Washington was Mercer Island head coach Ian O'Hearn with 230 wins, with Issaquah head coach Brandon Fortier right behind him at 228. Both coaches have...

Mercer Island FC Thunder wins Mt. Hood Challenge | Sports brief

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 3:27PM

MIFC girls U13 soccer team went undefeated throughout the tournament, taking its first three games before beating Spokane's FC Black Brown 1-0 in the final.

After spirited run, Rockers fall in final to Maple Valley

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 11:01AM

Rockers fall in coed senior softball title game to reigning champs Maple Valley, 16-11.

Huskies’ Lindquist staying positive during fall football camp

  • Aug 13, 2014 at 5:00AM

Sophomore quarterback remains upbeat as Aug. 30 opener approaches.


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