October 21, 2015
NEW – 2:45 p.m., Oct. 21, 2015
Here are the playoff scenarios for each Class 4A KingCo Conference football team with two weeks remaining in the regular season. The top-four teams qualify for the district playoffs, beginning Nov. 6. Read more
October 12, 2015
NEW — 11:15 a.m., Oct. 12, 2015
In a battle of contrasting styles, the Issaquah Eagles were able to execute their game plan a bit better than the Newport Knights. Read more
October 9, 2015
NEW — 1:41 p.m. Oct. 9, 2015
After a heartbreaking loss to Mercer Island Oct. 2, Liberty High School football coach Steve Valach had more bad news for his team. The Patriots’ Oct. 9 home game against Sammamish was canceled.
Sammamish was forced to forfeit for the second straight week, because the Totems could not safely field a team due to low numbers.
It was not what they wanted to hear, especially after a close loss, Valach said, but the longtime coach had to let them know.
“We only get 10 games guaranteed and for our seniors especially, it’s a tough blow to have a game taken away,” Valach said. “That’s what makes football unique; there are so few opportunities to compete.” Read more
October 5, 2015
NEW — 3:55 p.m. Oct. 5, 2015
The Liberty High School girls soccer team dropped its first match of the season Oct. 1, falling to an undefeated Mercer Island squad, 1-0.
Earlier in the week, the Patriots defeated Bellevue, 2-0. Freshman Cameron Nelson scored in the 23rd minute, assisted by Maddy Mak. Sophomore Makenna Carr added an unassisted goal in the 59th minute. Goalkeepers Sydney Argosino and Jasmine Curl combined for the shutout.
As of press time, Liberty’s 3-1-1 Class 3A/2A KingCo Conference record, good for 10 points, had the Patriots in third place behind league-leading Mercer Island and Bellevue. Read more
September 29, 2015
NEW — 3:40 p.m., Sept. 29, 2015
For the third time in four outings this season, the Issaquah High School football team saw how the outcome can be determined by a few, small details. Read more
September 28, 2015
NEW — 2:10 p.m. Sept. 28, 2015
Girls swimming and diving
The Liberty High School girls swimming and diving team won 11 of 12 events at its meet against rival Hazen on Sept. 22.
Sophomore Abby Russell led the Patriots with two individual wins in the 100-yard and 200-yard freestyles. Read more
September 21, 2015
NEW — 6:06 p.m. Sept. 21, 2015
The Liberty football team improved to 3-0 on the season with its 38-27 come-from-behind win over Interlake Sept. 18.
After heading into halftime down 20-10, the Patriots outscored Interlake 18-7 in the second half to clinch their first league win of the year.
Liberty next hosts Lake Washington 7 p.m. Sept. 25. Read more
September 21, 2015
NEW — 12:27 p.m., Sept. 21, 2015
Skyline High School senior Danny Sinatro couldn’t have wished for a better birthday present than the one he got Sept. 18. Read more
September 16, 2015
NEW – 5:05 p.m., Sept. 16, 2015
Skyline High School will play its final two regular-season football games on its home field, the Issaquah School District announced in a Sept. 16 email to families. Read more
September 14, 2015
NEW — 1:15 p.m. Sept. 14, 2015
The chants began almost immediately.
Battle cries of “We run Renton!” echoed from the visitors’ section at Renton Memorial Stadium even before kickoff in Liberty High School’s annual football showdown with rival Hazen on Sept. 11.
Liberty’s dominance over Hazen, a school that sits just three miles away, is well documented. The Patriots won the previous three meetings, and it was more of the same last week, as the Patriots defeated the Highlanders, 28-6. Read more