Sports

Good news, bad news for M’s

Mike Henderson

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Erica Leong won her No. 3 singles match along with a doubles match during the team’s win at Bellevue that all but clinched the 3A KingCo title.

MI girls return to top

Win 37th 3A KingCo title

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Erica Leong won her No. 3 singles match along with a doubles match during the team’s win at Bellevue that all but clinched the 3A KingCo title.

Golf completes the sweep, wins title

Girls avenge 2007 loss to Skyline, beat Newport by three strokes on final day

  • Nov 24, 2008

Boys bash Bellevue 11-5

Mercer Island gets infusion of youth for balanced attack

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Derek Johnson battles a pair of Bellevue players for control of the ball as Mercer Island pulled out a 3-2 overtime victory against the school’s biggest rival.

Soccer’s KingCo-sized comeback

Boys’ team moves up five spots in three weeks to win league championship

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Derek Johnson battles a pair of Bellevue players for control of the ball as Mercer Island pulled out a 3-2 overtime victory against the school’s biggest rival.
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Becky Yoda competes in the high jump during a meet against Mount Si at Islander Stadium. Both the boys (78-64) and the girls (83-67) lost to the Wildcats on Thursday.

Track and field prepare for 3A KingCo meet

Islander Becky Yoda competes in the high jump during a meet against Mount Si at Islander Stadium. Both the boys (78-64) and the girls (83-67)… Continue reading

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islander Becky Yoda competes in the high jump during a meet against Mount Si at Islander Stadium. Both the boys (78-64) and the girls (83-67) lost to the Wildcats on Thursday.

Girls lacrosse out in semifinals

Mahony selected as an all-American

  • Nov 24, 2008

The seven-year glitch

Islander boys lacrosse misses state title game

  • Nov 24, 2008

Winning streak is coming for Mariners

Mike Henderson
On the Mariners

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islanders Cullen Russell

Soul of the game

Scalzo and Russell fueled MI baseball

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Islanders Cullen Russell

Islander earns gold at Jr. Crew Championships

Girls place seventh and 11th

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Rain and wind couldn’t dampen the spirits of the Lakeridge Lions during the 38th annual All-Island Track meet.

All-Island Track meet

Rain and wind couldn’t dampen the spirits of the Lakeridge Lions during the 38th annual All-Island Track meet.… Continue reading

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Rain and wind couldn’t dampen the spirits of the Lakeridge Lions during the 38th annual All-Island Track meet.
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter New York Knicks guard Nate Robinson will hold his first Seattle-area basketball camp at the end of July at the Community Center at Mercer View on Mercer Island.

Keeping up with Robinson

Former MIHS nemesis, current NBA star comes to Island for basketball camp

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter New York Knicks guard Nate Robinson will hold his first Seattle-area basketball camp at the end of July at the Community Center at Mercer View on Mercer Island.

Will the Midlakes title stay between ‘rivals?’

Matt Phelps
On the Sidelines

  • Nov 24, 2008
Lacrosse takes center stage

Lacrosse takes center stage

Game at MIHS pits former Islanders against Team USA

  • Nov 24, 2008
Lacrosse takes center stage
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Allison Ratcey of the Mercer Island Country Club swims the second leg of the girls’ 11- and 12-year-old 200-meter medley relay on Thursday at the Shore Club.

Tradition, rivalry is great motivator

Matt Phelps
Mercer Island Reporter

  • Nov 24, 2008
Chad Coleman/Mercer Island Reporter Allison Ratcey of the Mercer Island Country Club swims the second leg of the girls’ 11- and 12-year-old 200-meter medley relay on Thursday at the Shore Club.
Contributed photo Islanders Josh Stenberg and Nate Schuler take time to cool off at the River Front fountain during the 2008 Spokane Hoopfest. Stenberg’s Cloud Nine team won its division by going 5-0

Islanders invade Spokane Hoopfest

Annual event draws hundreds of Islanders

  • Nov 24, 2008
Contributed photo Islanders Josh Stenberg and Nate Schuler take time to cool off at the River Front fountain during the 2008 Spokane Hoopfest. Stenberg’s Cloud Nine team won its division by going 5-0
Mercer Islander Rachel Godfred won the 3A state swim title in the 200-yard individual medley event at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way

Godfred takes two individual state swim titles, breaks Wayte’s record

By Matt PhelpsMercer Island ReporterMercer Island senior Rachel Godfred has achieved a lot in four years of swimming. Earning "Ironman" status all four seasons, winning… Continue reading

Mercer Islander Rachel Godfred won the 3A state swim title in the 200-yard individual medley event at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way

Mercer Island volleyball wins district title

The undefeated Islander volleyball team has had just one problem this season, the third game. Time after time Mercer Island takes a 2-0 lead only to let up and lose the third game. They always win the fourth game but that third one has become superstitious for the team. The Islanders broke that dubious run Saturday evening as they crushed Eastside Catholic 3-0 to win the district title at West Seattle High School.