Sports

Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Hailey Gullstad attempts a shot against Seattle Prep on Thursday at Bellevue Community College.

Different opponent, same story

Third-quarter swoon costs MI girls

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Hailey Gullstad attempts a shot against Seattle Prep on Thursday at Bellevue Community College.

Beau knows diving

Matt Phelps
On the Sideline

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Drew Sexton gets blocked by Beach’s Ababe Dimisse during the district championship game at Bellevue Community College

MI boys basketball advances to state

Loss to Rainier Beach leaves Islanders with

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Drew Sexton gets blocked by Beach’s Ababe Dimisse during the district championship game at Bellevue Community College
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander freshman Jae Shinn made a huge impact on the Mercer Island girls basketball team this season.

Islander girls finish season short of state tourney, lose to Lakeside

Matt Phelps
Mercer Island Reporter

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander freshman Jae Shinn made a huge impact on the Mercer Island girls basketball team this season.
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter The Mercer Island High School boys basketball team searches for answers during a time-out.

State stumble

Mercer Island boys basketball team gets bounced in two games

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter The Mercer Island High School boys basketball team searches for answers during a time-out.
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Island youth Ben Powell

Rotary Run

Island youth Ben Powell, right, hands out water during the Mercer Island Rotary Run Day’s Half Marathon as runners move along East Mercer Way near… Continue reading

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Island youth Ben Powell
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Mercer Island senior No. 1 starting pitcher Chris Black will anchor a staff with talent but very little experience.

Hope springs eternal for MIHS baseball

Matt Phelps
Mercer Island Reporter

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Mercer Island senior No. 1 starting pitcher Chris Black will anchor a staff with talent but very little experience.
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander girls lacrosse team captains

No surprises

Girls lacrosse is ready to return to state, senior-dominated lineup

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander girls lacrosse team captains

Girls tennis looks to get back on top in KingCo

Matt Phelps
Mercer Island Reporter

  • Nov 24, 2008

Boys lacrosse reloads for another run

Matt Phelps
Mercer Island Reporter

  • Nov 24, 2008

Soccer takes aim at state

Matt Phelps
Mercer Island Reporter

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander water polo captains

New coach and new homes for girls polo

Matt Phelps
Mercer Island Reporter

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander water polo captains
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Mercer Island freshman and No. 1 player Chelsea Bailey won her first 3A KingCo match against Newport

Advantage Islanders

Despite first-match jitters, Mercer Island beats Newport

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Mercer Island freshman and No. 1 player Chelsea Bailey won her first 3A KingCo match against Newport
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander freshman Emily Kahan is getting varsity experience this season.

An early season mirage for girls fastpitch softball

Matt Phelps
Mercer Island Reporter

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander freshman Emily Kahan is getting varsity experience this season.

Soccer gets a rocky start

Matt Phelps
Mercer Island Reporter

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Hannah Bahn drives against a Bainbridge defender at Islander Stadium

Perfect start snapped by Bainbridge

Loss drops Islanders to 4-1, tie with Forest Ridge

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Hannah Bahn drives against a Bainbridge defender at Islander Stadium

Girls tennis completes sweep to start season

Wins against Newport and Skyline put Mercer Island in KingCo driver’s seat

  • Nov 24, 2008

Promising start for the M’s?

Mike Henderson
On the Mariners

  • Nov 24, 2008
Softball gets closer

Softball gets closer

The Mercer Island girls softball team held a brief 4-0 lead against Bellevue on April 1 but lost 15-5. Above, Patti Chew crosses home plate… Continue reading

  • Nov 24, 2008
Softball gets closer
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Adam Levy

In Gary’s name

Former MIHS boys golf team captains organize memorial tourney in coach’s honor

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Adam Levy