athletics Section

The air is so unhealthy, school sports practices were moved indoors today

The air is so unhealthy, school sports practices were moved indoors today

The air is so smoky and unhealthy today (Monday, Aug. 20), that Highline Public Schools moved all high school athletic practices indoor for the day. Here’s an email sent out by the district: Dear... [Read more]

Former Highline School District Employee Facing Numerous Charges

Former Highline School District Employee Facing Numerous Charges

The King County Prosecutor’s Office has charged Jayson Boehm, formerly employed by the Highline School District as substitute stadium manager at Memorial Field, with four counts of unlicensed practice... [Read more]

“206 Ballers” Win First Annual Normandy Park Hoop Fest

“206 Ballers” Win First Annual Normandy Park Hoop Fest

Story & Photos by Mark Neuman Normandy Park City Manager Doug Schulze said the winner of the First Annual Normandy Park Hoop Fest are the “206 Ballers,” who beat Preston 18-13 Saturday,... [Read more]

Highline Kiwanis Presents Concessions Check To Highline School District

Highline Kiwanis Presents Concessions Check To Highline School District

On Tuesday night (May 11) at Burien’s Camp Schoenwald, members of the Highline Kiwanis Club presented a check to the Highline School District for monies earned selling concessions at Highline Stadium. In... [Read more]

Highline School Board Votes To Adopt “Pay For Play” System

Highline School Board Votes To Adopt “Pay For Play” System

The Highline school board announced Thursday (July 16th) that it has voted to adopt a “Pay for Play” system, which will charge students a fee for participation in middle school and high school... [Read more]

Jonesin’ For More Snow? Join The Burien Backsliders!

Jonesin’ For More Snow? Join The Burien Backsliders!

If the recent snowstorms got your blood pumping and adrenaline flowing, and the reason wasn’t because of the plethora of terrible B-Town drivers, then we’ve got something for you –... [Read more]

Mt. Rainier High School Drill Teams Wins 1st Competition

Mt. Rainier High School Drill Teams Wins 1st Competition

by Josh Hart Last weekend, Des Moines’ Mt. Rainier High School Drill Team competed in and won the Liberty High School Drill and Dance Competition. They competed against drill teams from Issaquah... [Read more]

Burien Turning Purple & Gold For Highline’s Homecoming

Burien Turning Purple & Gold For Highline’s Homecoming

Photos and Story by Janet Grella You may have noticed that many Burien businesses are lending their storefront windows to students of Highline High School to promote this years’ Homecoming game,... [Read more]

Fight Ends Renton vs Tyee High School Football Game

Fight Ends Renton vs Tyee High School Football Game

by Josh Hart On Friday, Oct. 17th, during a high school football game between Renton High School’s Indians and the Tyee Totems, a brawl broke out at Neudorf Memorial Field in Tukwila. Renton came... [Read more]

Kennedy Beats Lindbergh 49-21 In Great Comeback

Kennedy Beats Lindbergh 49-21 In Great Comeback

According to The Seattle Times (we were unable to attend the game due to familial obligations), the Kennedy (football) Lancers pulled off a great comeback to beat Renton’s Lindbergh High Eagles last... [Read more]

Kennedy Lancers Take On Lindbergh Tonight At Highline

Kennedy Lancers Take On Lindbergh Tonight At Highline

The John F. Kennedy High School Lancers take on Renton’s Lindbergh Eagles tonight at 7pm at Highline Stadium. Kennedy is playing well this year, and has beat Lindbergh 21 consecutive times. Lindbergh... [Read more]