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Crawford to lead Summer Basketball Skills Camp

The Boys & Girls Clubs of King County Mercer Island branch will welcome NBA star Jamal Crawford to town for a Summer Basketball Skills Camp… Continue reading

  • Jul 20, 2021

 

Screenshot of video obtained by Redmond police shows Richard Sherman trying to break into the Redmond home of his in-laws.

Former Seattle Seahawks player Richard Sherman charged with five misdemeanors in King County

Charges were filed following an incident at home of Sherman’s in-laws in Redmond.

 

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Redmond Police arrest former Seattle Seahawk Richard Sherman

Redmond Police allege former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman crashed into a cement barrier on a State Route 520 off-ramp then fled the scene before… Continue reading

  • Jul 14, 2021

 

Snoqualmie Casino unveiled the first immersive Seahawks-branded table game experience Sept. 18, 2020, in a ribbon cutting dedication with Snoqualmie Tribe Council members and Snoqualmie Casino executives. Courtesy photo

Gambling Commission OKs pacts with tribes for sports betting

Agreements with 15 tribes await approval by the governor and the feds.

Snoqualmie Casino unveiled the first immersive Seahawks-branded table game experience Sept. 18, 2020, in a ribbon cutting dedication with Snoqualmie Tribe Council members and Snoqualmie Casino executives. Courtesy photo
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Obeidat vaults her way to Dartmouth College

She will compete in Ivy League sports events and major in data science.

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Islanders net perfect season

Staff Report The Mercer Island High School girls tennis team finished its season with an unblemished 8-0 record with victories over Newport (7-0, 4-3), Sammamish… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2021
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Islanders shut out Bellevue

Mercer Island’s Brady Gilroy battles Bellevue’s Jake Chung for the ball in a June 3 match. Mercer Island won, 3-0, on goals from Gilroy, Alec… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2021
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Senior fastpitch players honored before thrilling game

Special to the Reporter Mercer Island High School (MIHS) fastpitch gave senior night fans a thriller of a contest on June 4. The South Mercer… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2021
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Mercer Island High School student athletes honored at signing day ceremony

They’re set to compete on the college scene.

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Camaraderie and competition are tops for Chang on the soccer scene

MIHS senior captain will play for George Fox University next season.

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Mercer Island beats Interlake in girls tennis action

Mercer Island High School’s girls tennis team defeated reigning state champion Interlake, 4-3, on May 25. Local winners were Maya Wong, 6-2, 7-5, at No.… Continue reading

  • May 26, 2021
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Headed to victory

Mercer Island’s Alec Willet, right, scored both goals in the Islanders’ 2-0 boys soccer victory over Bellevue on May 20. Also pictured is Bellevue’s Charlie… Continue reading

  • May 24, 2021
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Running the bases, baking cookies and cakes

Mercer Island’s Lyon captains the school fastpitch softball squad.

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Islanders net victories on the tennis court

The Mercer Island High School girls varsity tennis team defeated its first three opponents, Newport, Sammamish and Bellevue, 7-0 each. Pictured back row, from left… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2021
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Swinging to victory

Kaden Wu swings away for Mercer Island during its 7-2 victory over Bellevue on May 14. At press time, the Islanders were 2-0. Photo courtesy… Continue reading

  • May 18, 2021
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Buchan proud to represent his community on the baseball diamond

He helped lead the Islanders to a victory over Newport.

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Islanders win a pair over Bellevue

Mercer Island’s Caitlin Monahan dribbles the ball while being guarded by Bellevue’s Sara Bowar during the Islanders’ 52-51 victory on May 5. In boys’ action,… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2021
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Islanders snag success at state wrestling championships

A trio of Mercer Island grapplers recently displayed their talent on the state level. Lincoln Woods, Gordon Gibson and Christopher Neal grabbed a host of… Continue reading

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Mercer Island defeats Bellevue in boys swim and dive action

Mercer Island’s boys swim and dive (SWIVE) squad won its season opener against Bellevue, 111-72, on April 27. Islander winners were: 200 freestyle: Senior Kieran… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2021
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Ralston and his teammates splash into swim and dive action

The senior will swim for Colorado College next season.

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