Sports

Islanders girls soccer team clinches berth at Class 3A state tournament

The Mercer Island Islanders earned a 3-0 win against the Redmond Mustangs in the Class 3A KingCo championship game on Oct. 31 at Mercer Island… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Mercer Island volleyball Booster Club donates new net system

Mercer Island High School volleyball head coach Susan Rindlaub has dreamed of a new net system since she began coaching in 2009. Nine years later,… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Islanders boys water polo team secures No. 1 seed

By CAROL GULLSTAD Special to the Reporter The Mercer Island Islanders boys water polo team clinched the No. 1 seed to the regional playoffs courtesy… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

Baker, Michaels will compete in Class 3A state Cross Country meet

Two Mercer Island girls Cross Country runners will make the trek to Sun Willows Golf Course in Pasco for the Class 3A state Cross Country… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

Islanders volleyball team earns KingCo 3A championship

The Mercer Island Islanders girls volleyball team captured the 2017 Class 3A KingCo tournament title courtesy of a 3-1 win against the Bellevue Wolverines in… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2017

Mulflur is thriving as Mercer Island’s middle linebacker

Mercer Island junior middle linebacker William Mulflur had never played in an organized football game until he took the field for the Islanders’ season opener… Continue reading

Hamilton is a senior leader for the Islanders

Consistency has defined Mercer Island volleyball player Adara Hamilton ever since her freshman year of high school in 2014-15. Hamilton made the Islanders’ varsity team… Continue reading

Islanders tennis team wins KingCo title

The Mercer Island boys tennis team captured the Class 3A KingCo championship on Oct. 10 at Mercer Island High School. The Islanders compiled an overall… Continue reading

  • Oct 27, 2017

Mercer Island polo places 8th in San Diego open

By Carol Gullstad Special to the Reporter Mercer Island polo competed in a 40 team field to take eighth in the 2017 San Diego Open… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2017

Mercer Island dominates Sammamish on senior day

Mercer Island girls swim team seniors Tess Ritcey, Lauren Ralph, Caroline Harkins, Landon Cobbs, Kathryn Ristuben, Taylor Winnie, Ellie Williams and Haley Crowther gathered for… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2017

Islanders complete season sweep of rival Wolverines

By CAROL GULLSTAD Special to the Reporter For the first time since 2010, the Mercer Island Islanders boys water polo team nabbed a season sweep… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2017

Islanders sweep Kangaroos on senior night

The Mercer Island Islanders girls volleyball team put on a show for their hometown fans in the final regular season home match of the 2017… Continue reading

Islanders are currently in first place in the KingCo 3A/2A division

The Mercer Island Islanders girls soccer team captured a 2-0 win against the Interlake Saints on Oct. 17. The Islanders have an overall record of… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2017

Wolverines defeat Islanders in rivalry contest on gridiron

Bellevue Wolverines senior running back Isaiah Ifanse was an unstoppable force against the Mercer Island Islanders in a Class 3A KingCo rivalry matchup. Ifanse scored… Continue reading

Mercer Island girls swim team is undefeated in KingCo 3A action

The Mercer Island girls swim team has undoubtedly been one of the top teams in the entire KingCo 3A League in the pool during the… Continue reading

Islanders defeat Spartans in showdown in the pool

By CAROL GULLSTAD Special to the Reporter The Mercer Island Islanders boys water polo team was victorious in a matchup between top flight programs. North… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2017

Evens attains golfer of the week honors

Guilford College sophomore golfer Zach Evens earned his second Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) golfer of the week award for the 2017-18 season on Oct.… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Islanders remain undefeated in the pool

The Mercer Island Islanders girls swim team captured a 96-90 win against the Bainbridge Island Spartans on Oct. 3. Mercer Island improved its overall record… Continue reading

  • Oct 6, 2017

Islanders are dominating in the pool

By CAROL GULLSTAD Special to the Reporter For the first time since the 2010 season, the Mercer Island boys water polo team is atop the… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2017

Mercer Island soccer team gets back on track

The Mercer Island girls soccer team couldn’t wait to get back on the field after suffering their first loss of the 2017 season. The Islanders,… Continue reading