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Archives: Oct. 2007

Oct.
30th

The best part is that she’s OK

An Auburn cheerleader finds out what it’s like to get hit by some football players. The best part of this whole thing is that she wasn’t seriously injured. It just goes to show how tough cheerleaders really can be.


Oct.
30th

Football playoff schedule

There’s still a few tiebreakers out there, including the Nisqually, the Western Cascade and the GSL. But the schedule, in terms of times and place the games will be played, has been finalized.


Tuesday, Oct. 30

Bonney Lake vs. Lindhberg at Renton, 7 p.m.


Thursday, Nov. 1

1A


Nooksack Valley at Meridian, 7 p.m.

Friday Harbor at Coupeville, 4 p.m.

King’s at Lynden Christian, 7 p.m.


Friday, Nov. 2

4A


Snohomish at Kentwood, 7:30 p.m.

Graham-Kapowsin at Evergreenm, (Vancouver), 7:30 p.m.

Kentridge at Mariner, 7:30 p.m.

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Oct.
29th

Narrows League Soccer Tourney – Bellarmine-Stadium in title game

October 23

GAME 1: at Wilson 3 Foss 2 (loser out)

GAME 2: at North Kitsap 7 Mount Tahoma 1 (loser out)

GAME 3: at Central Kitsap 8 Lincoln 2 (loser out)


October 24

GAME 4: at Bellarmine Prep 3 Wilson 1 (Kelly Watts, Jen Hunter goals for BP)

GAME 5: Olympia 3 at South Kitsap 1

GAME 6: at Gig Harbor 3 North Kitsap 0 (Josie Graybeal 2 goals for the Tides)

GAME 7: at Stadium 2 Central Kitsap 0 (Tristan Dear and Morgan Swanson with goals for Stadium.


October

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Oct.
25th

Narrows League soccer tourney update

October 23

GAME 1: at Wilson 3 Foss 2 (loser out)

GAME 2: at North Kitsap 7 Mount Tahoma 1 (loser out)

GAME 3: at Central Kitsap 8 Lincoln 2 (loser out)


October 24

GAME 4: at Bellarmine Prep 3 Wilson 1 (Kelly Watts, Jen Hunter goals for BP)

GAME 5: Olympia 3 at South Kitsap 1

GAME 6: at Gig Harbor 3 North Kitsap 0 (Josie Graybeal 2 goals for the Tides)

GAME 7: at Stadium 2 Central Kitsap 0 (Tristan Dear and Morgan Swanson with goals for Stadium.


October

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Oct.
25th

Marcel Smith goes over 2,000 yards


The senior tailback from Graham-Kapowsin continued his magical season, racking up an unofficial 260 yards and four touchdowns against Emerald Ridge in a 42-14 win on Thursday.


That puts Smith, who came in with an SPSL record 1,760 yards, at 2,020 for the season.


Not bad for a kid that was on JV for most of last season.


If you check out my story, you’ll see that Smith also had to miss part of the first quarter after missing practice this week for a dentist appointment.


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Oct.
25th

This week’s News Tribune Athletes of the Week

Ashleigh Pollard, Rogers

Volleyball



The junior outside hitter for the Rams, and perhaps the best player in the South Sound, helped the Rams lock up their second straight SPSL South regular season title. Pollard racked up 22 kills, 18 digs, three aces and two blocks Tuesday in the title clincher against Puyallup. Last week, she racked up 34 kills, 46 digs and nine aces in two matches last week.


Describe the atmosphere other night when you beat Puyallup to clinch the SPSL South title.

It was just really intense

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Oct.
25th

This week’s state volleyball rankings

Here’s this week’s state volleyball rankings. We got them a few days late, that’s why we didn’t have them up sooner.


4A

1. Mead 10-0 / 13-0

2. Kentwood 14-0 / 14-0

3. Eisenhower 11-1 / 13-1

4. Skyview 9-0 / 13-0

5. Monroe 7-0 / 11-2

6. Kamiak 8-0 / 12-1

7. Rogers 13-1 / 13-1

8. Woodinville 10-0 / 13-1

9. Shadle Park 9-1 / 11-3

10. Gig Harbor 10-0 / 13-1



3A

1. Bishop Blanchet 10-0 / 14-0

2. Kamiakin 12-0

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Oct.
24th

Narrows soccer tourney

It’s already started so here’s the up to date results and schedules..


October 23

GAME 1: at Wilson 3 Foss 2 (loser out)

GAME 2: at North Kitsap 7 Mount Tahoma 1 (loser out)

GAME 3: at Central Kitsap 8 Lincoln 2 (loser out)


October 24

GAME 4: Wilson at Bellarmine Prep

GAME 5: Olympia at South Kitsap

GAME 6: North Kitsap at Gig Harbor

GAME 7: Central Kitsap at Stadium


October 27 at Stadium Bowl

GAME 8: loser 4 vs loser 5 (loser out)

GAME 9: loser

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