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Tag: Black Hills

July
26th

Baseball: Black Hills coach Elway retires

Meg Wochnick of The Olympian wrote today of longtime high school baseball coach Lem Elway’s retirement.

“It’s been a great experience,” said Elway, 64. “I’ve always looked at the positive part of everything. I love dealing with the kids, and always felt they needed a positive role model.

During Elway’s seven-year stretch at Black Hills, the Wolves made the postseason the past three years. This past spring, Black Hills was 8-10, finished fourth in the EvCo, and earned its second consecutive 2A District IV tournament berth. The Wolves also had a 9-2 mark in their last 11 games against

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Nov.
10th

Girls Soccer: State First Round Results

Here’s a roundup of how South Sound girls soccer teams fared in first round state tournament games Tuesday night. Click on “CLASS” for links to each state bracket.

CLASS 4A
Monroe 5, Emerald Ridge 1:
The Bearcats scored the upset of the first round, knocking off the previously undefeated Jaguars (18-1-0).

Issaquah 3, Bellarmine Prep 0: Kristen Maris scored three goals as the Eagles ended Bellarmine Prep’s season. The Narrows League regular season champions finish the season at 18-3-1.
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