Sports Section

Kennedy alum Vincent McCluskey returns to alma mater to coach boys soccer

Kennedy alum Vincent McCluskey returns to alma mater to coach boys soccer

Kennedy Catholic High School announced Friday (Feb. 3) that Vincent McCluskey, a 2010 graduate of the school, has accepted the position of head boys soccer coach. McCluskey returns to Kennedy Catholic... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Highline Premier Soccer Club tryouts will be Feb. 14-16

Highline Premier Soccer Club tryouts will be Feb. 14-16

From new Advertiser Highline Premier Soccer Club: Highline Premier Soccer Club (HPFC) is a premier soccer program dedicated to providing its surrounding communities a player-centric approach to competing... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High School Pirate Wrestling in January

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High School Pirate Wrestling in January

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

VIDEOS: ‘Battle of Burien’ dancers compete at Community Center Saturday

VIDEOS: ‘Battle of Burien’ dancers compete at Community Center Saturday

While protestors took to the streets on Saturday (Jan. 21), another skirmish was happening right here in B-Town – the annual ‘Battle of Burien’ breakdance competition…

Registration for PacWest Little League opens this week

Registration for PacWest Little League opens this week

PacWest Little League baseball and Softball registration begins this week, and new players are encouraged to sign up! See below for dates, times & locations: Jan 26th, 6-8PM @ Highline Christian... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: December a good month for Highline Pirate Wrestling

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: December a good month for Highline Pirate Wrestling

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Notable hydro designer/builder & Highline alum Ron Jones Sr. passes away

Notable hydro designer/builder & Highline alum Ron Jones Sr. passes away

Notable hydroplane designer and builder Ron Jones Sr. passed away on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. Jones was a 1950 graduate of Highline High School in Burien, and went on to continue his Dad Ted’s work... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s ‘Weekday Walk’ will be through Tukwila Parks on Wed., Jan. 18

WABI Burien’s ‘Weekday Walk’ will be through Tukwila Parks on Wed., Jan. 18

From our friends at WABI Burien: Just in time for your New Year’s resolutions to get more exercise, meet new people, and explore mysterious lands — Tukwila! WABI Weekday Walkers will enjoy three Tukwila... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic hires Kevin Jackson to lead Track and Field program

Kennedy Catholic hires Kevin Jackson to lead Track and Field program

Kennedy Catholic High School has hired Kevin Jackson as its new head coach for the track and field program, the school announced. Jackson will serve as head coach for both the boys and girls teams, and... [Read more]

Highline High School holding mini drill camp Jan. 13 & 16

Highline High School holding mini drill camp Jan. 13 & 16

Highline High School Head Drill Coach Helena Caldwell is hosting a mini drill camp for grades K-6 on Jan. 13 and 16 from 6:15-7:30 p.m. each day at the school cafeteria. Here are the details: WHEN: PRACTICE:... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Duwamish Head Sailboat Race sails past Burien shores

PHOTOS: Duwamish Head Sailboat Race sails past Burien shores

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes more amazing photos, this time documenting Saturday’s Duwamish Head Race, which sailed past the shores of Burien. According to race sponsor Three Tree Point Yacht... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOBS: FITT Balance seeking Certified Fitness Instructors (Aquatic + Land)

JOBS: FITT Balance seeking Certified Fitness Instructors (Aquatic + Land)

Are you a Certified Fitness Instructor interested in leading a new fitness technology? If so, apply to join our growing team. Are you a Certified Fitness Instructor interested in leading a new fitness... [Read more]

The Southwest Titans are looking for Lacrosse players

The Southwest Titans are looking for Lacrosse players

Do you want to be a part of the fastest growing sport I’m America – Lacrosse? Now is the time, as the Southwest Titans are looking for young players who want to play Lacrosse. No experience... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Crazed residents dive into 2017 with Polar Bear Plunge Sunday

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Crazed residents dive into 2017 with Polar Bear Plunge Sunday

Dozens of crazed residents dove into the New Year at the annual Polar Bear Plunge in Burien’s Three Tree Point on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017. What started out as a small neighborhood tradition in 2002... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Kick-off the New Year with Seahawks game at the Tin Room Bar & Theater!

Kick-off the New Year with Seahawks game at the Tin Room Bar & Theater!

Kick-off the New Year at Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater, will be open Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, showing the Seahawk game which kicks-off at 1:25 p.m. in the theater! Hours will be from 11 a.m.... [Read more]

New Year’s Day ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will trek to Mathison Park this Sunday

New Year’s Day ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will trek to Mathison Park this Sunday

From our friends at WABI Burien: Step into the brand New Year by strolling with others on the January 1, 2017 Walk-n-Talk! This Sunday – Jan. 1 – we’ll meet at Burien Town Square to stroll up... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Boys Basketball are tops in their conference!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Boys Basketball are tops in their conference!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates basketball; Wrestlers in tournament

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates basketball; Wrestlers in tournament

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

WABI ‘Weekday Walk’ will tour Burien’s secret gardens on Wednesday, Dec. 21

WABI ‘Weekday Walk’ will tour Burien’s secret gardens on Wednesday, Dec. 21

From our friends at WABI Burien: December’s WABI Weekday Walk will be Wednesday, Dec. 21 – the winter solstice — so let’s warm up by walking to Burien’s secret gardens. Meet a little before 9... [Read more]

Highline High School holding Winter Mini Cheer Camp on Jan. 25-26

Highline High School holding Winter Mini Cheer Camp on Jan. 25-26

Highline High School Head Cheer Coach Trenecsia Bellinger will be hosting a winter Mini Cheer Camp for grades K-6 on Jan. 25 and 26, from 6 – 7:30 p.m. each day at the Highline High School Cafeteria. There... [Read more]

VIDEO: Local resident Dianna Leppa sings National Anthem at Seahawks game

VIDEO: Local resident Dianna Leppa sings National Anthem at Seahawks game

Area resident Dianna Leppa sang the National Anthem at Sunday night’s nationally-televised Seahawks vs Panthers game, and here’s a video of her in action (be sure to pay attention to the... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber giving away Seahawks tix at Dec. 9 Holiday Luncheon

Seattle Southside Chamber giving away Seahawks tix at Dec. 9 Holiday Luncheon

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce announced that it will be giving away two pairs of Seahawks tickets at its Dec. 9 Holiday Luncheon. “Courtesy of the generosity of board member Mike Bulleri,... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestling season has started!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestling season has started!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Enjoy Winter Waterfall at WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, Dec. 4

Enjoy Winter Waterfall at WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, Dec. 4

From our friends at WABI Burien: There’s a special meetup spot and walking route for our December 2017 Walk-n-Talk, coming up this Sunday, Dec. 4.  Come join us! We’ll meet at the Recology Store... [Read more]