Megan Managan

Mercer Island student Jessica Ramseyer is a member of the Bellevue Blast Black 2000 softball team which recently won a tournament in Tacoma.

Mercer Island student helps softball team to tournament win | Sports brief

Mercer Island student Jessica Ramseyer is a member of the Bellevue Blast Black 2000 softball team which recently won a tournament in Tacoma.

Mercer Island student Jessica Ramseyer is a member of the Bellevue Blast Black 2000 softball team which recently won a tournament in Tacoma.
The Flame 12U fastpitch team

Flame fastpitch team wins tournament | Sports brief

The Flame 12U fastpitch team, featuring four Mercer Island students, recently took first place in the silver championship bracket during the ASA Sudden Impact tournament.

The Flame 12U fastpitch team
The Mercer Island Force girls U15 soccer team recently won their division at the Snohomish United Invitational in June.

Mercer Island Force win Snohomish United Invite | Sports brief

The Mercer Island Force girls U15 soccer team recently won their division at the Snohomish United Invitational in June. The team beat the Issaquah Gunners in penalty kicks for the title.

The Mercer Island Force girls U15 soccer team recently won their division at the Snohomish United Invitational in June.
The Mercer Island Rangers little league team recently took first place in the Majors tournament.

Mercer Island Rangers win Majors tournament | Sports briefs

The Mercer Island Rangers little league team recently took first place in the Majors tournament.

The Mercer Island Rangers little league team recently took first place in the Majors tournament.
The Mercer Island Little League White Sox team won the Coast Championship tournament earlier in the month.

Mercer Island White Sox win Coast championship | Sports brief

The Mercer Island Little League White Sox team won the Coast Championship tournament earlier in the month.

The Mercer Island Little League White Sox team won the Coast Championship tournament earlier in the month.
The Mercer Island Little League Marlins recently won the Little League player pitch tournament in the AAA category.

Mercer Island Marlins win AAA championship | Sports briefs

The Mercer Island Little League Marlins recently won the Little League player pitch tournament in the AAA category.

The Mercer Island Little League Marlins recently won the Little League player pitch tournament in the AAA category.
The Mercer Island High School football team participated in the Skyline 7-on-7 Invitational in June.

Mercer Island football wins events at Skyline 7-on-7 Invitational

The Mercer Island High School football team recently participated in the annual Skyline 7-on-7 Invitational.

The Mercer Island High School football team participated in the Skyline 7-on-7 Invitational in June.
Faculty and students watch as one of three rounds of diplomas are handed out at Key Arena on Thursday.

378 graduate from Mercer Island High School Thursday, June 6

Mercer Island High School celebrated its 56th annual commencement on Thursday, June 6, at Key Arena. The Class of 2013 included 378 graduates who celebrated earning their high school diplomas.

Faculty and students watch as one of three rounds of diplomas are handed out at Key Arena on Thursday.
Island Park's Matty Friedman

Mercer Island elementary schools celebrate 43rd All Island track meet | Photos

Hundreds of fourth and fifth graders from all of the elementary schools on Mercer Island gathered on the afternoon of Friday, June 7 to take part in the 43rd annual All Island track meet.

Island Park's Matty Friedman
Michael Schaloum

Mercer Islander helps O’Dea to second place state trophy | Sports brief

Mercer Island resident and senior at O'Dea High School helped the Irish golf team to a second place finish at the state tournament in May.

Michael Schaloum

Mercer Island track athletes earn KingCo honors | Sports brief

Over 10 members of the Mercer Island High School girls and boys track and field teams earned All-KingCo honors this spring.

Learn about rugby during Serevi Rugby’s youth summer kickoff this Sunday

Anyone interested in learning about the game of rugby is invited to attend Serevi Rugby's Youth Summer Kickoff, which will be held this Sunday, June 9 from noon to 2 p.m. at Magnuson Park in Seattle.

Mercer Islander Matt Boyd earns baseball honors | Sports brief

Mercer Island native and pitcher for Oregon State University Matt Boyd has earned several late season honors.

Hannah Pabrosky

Mercer Island lacrosse player plays in national tournament | Sports brief

A Mercer Island lacrosse player took part in the National Lacrosse tournament in May, helping her team win their division.

Hannah Pabrosky
One of the many chickens in the backyard of the Steffen house looks for more cracked corn on Thursday

Eggs are ‘backyard fresh’

A Mercer Island family has a busy brood of chickens in the backyard.

One of the many chickens in the backyard of the Steffen house looks for more cracked corn on Thursday

Mercer Island girls lacrosse players earn post season honors

Three students from Mercer Island have earned All-State honors for their participation in lacrosse this spring.

Students at Islander Middle School got a taste of rugby during a two-day demonstration during PE classes with Servei Rugby.

Islander Middle School students learn rugby from Serevi Rugby

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.

Students at Islander Middle School got a taste of rugby during a two-day demonstration during PE classes with Servei Rugby.

Mercer Island fastpitch team earns post season honors | Sports brief

After a very successful spring season, several members of the Mercer Island High School faspitch team have earned KingCo honors.

Mercer Island girls basketball Junior Hoopster camp registration open | Sports brief

Registration is now open for girls in kindergarten through fifth grade to take part in the Mercer Island girls basketball summer junior hipster camp.

The Mercer Island 10U Thunder baseball team recently won the Bend Elks Memorial Day baseball tournament in Bend

Mercer Island 10U Thunder win tournament in Oregon | Sports brief

The Mercer Island 10U Thunder baseball team recently won the Bend Elks Memorial Day baseball tournament in Bend, Ore.

The Mercer Island 10U Thunder baseball team recently won the Bend Elks Memorial Day baseball tournament in Bend