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Tag: 1A


Track & Field: 1A, 2B, 1B state meet recap

A few months away from taking off to the University of Wisconsin on a football scholarship, Tacoma Baptist’s Walker Williams could have laid low this spring.

But that is not how the big man rolls.

You see, he loves his school. He is sensitive to his surroundings. And, heck, winning another Class 2B discus title would not be a bad incentive, either.

Williams dominated the discus Saturday at the state meet. His throw of 161 feet, 5 inches won him back-to-back state titles.
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Football: Breaking down the first round of the state playoffs

Well, we’ve got our first real look at the the first round of the state playoffs, and there are some great matchups.

Here are the first-round pairings, along with my initial reactions.

Game times, dates are TBA unless noted
Union at Kentlake, 6 p.m. Friday at French Field
Bethel at No. 2 Woodinville, 7 p.m. Saturday at Pop Keeney Stadium
Central Valley at No. 4 Ferris, 6 p.m. Friday at Joe Albi Stadium
Skyline at No. 7 Mead, 1 p.m. Saturday at Joe Albi Stadium
Edmonds-Woodway at No. 1 Bellarmine Prep, 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Tahoma Stadium
Kentwood at No. 10 Skyview, 6 p.m. Friday at Kiggins Bowl
No. 8 Olympia at No. 9 Lake Stevens, 7 p.m. Saturday
No. 5 Eastlake at No. 6 Federal Way, 7 p.m. Saturday
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Football: Week 10 playoff Scoreboard


At Union 42, Tahoma 7
At Kentlake 49, Mariner 7
At Bethel 24, Bothell 22
At No. 4 Ferris 38, Eisenhower 31
Central Valley 24, at No. 3 Chiawana 0
At Skyline 59, Monroe 21
At No. 7 Mead 68, Yakima Davis 22
At Edmonds-Woodway 29, South Kitsap 19
At No. 1 Bellarmine Prep 37, Graham-Kapowsin 19
At No. 10 Skyview 47, Issaquah 17
At No. 8 Olympia 38, Puyallup 21
At No. 5 Eastlake 48, Jefferson 0
At No. 6 Federal Way 41, Snohomish 14 Read more »