Rolling Thunder, a nine-ball pool team based in Sumner, recently won the Pierce County Championship tournament and was invited to compete at the American Poolplayers Association Nationals tournament.
Jebrica rallied boldly and notched a three-quarter-length victory over Stryker Phd in the $50,000 Budweiser Handicap for 3-year-olds and up Sunday before a packed house on Father’s Day at Emerald Downs.
Before a capacity crowd Saturday night in the Emerald Room, the Gallyn Mitchell Fundraiser raised nearly $23,000 as the racing community rallied around the track’s all-time leading rider who suffered a heart attack in April.
The first stakes double-header of the season matches 3-year-old colts and geldings in the $50,000 Coca-Cola Handicap and 3-year-old fillies in the $50,000 Irish Day Handicap.
El Gran Bebe, who looked beaten in mid-stretch, rallied back for a nose victory over Uzziah in the featured Coca-Cola Purse for 3-year-olds and up Saturday at Emerald Downs.
Winning Machine can rebound from a rare sub par effort when the 7-year-old gelding defends his title in the $50,000 Budweiser Handicap on Sunday June 16.
Sounders U23 – the Seattle Sounders Football Club development team – defeated the North Sound SeaWolves 1-0 Wednesday night, after a series of close shaves and an especially tense second half.
The Bonney Lake Panthers found the ticket to the goal and knocked off Shorecrest 1-0 to win the state 3A boys state championship at Sparks Stadium May 25.
It’s getting to be one of the most familiar sights at Emerald Downs; the historic black, silver and red silks of Northwest Farms in the Winner’s Circle after a stakes race.
Carrabelle Harbor exerted her class Saturday at Emerald Downs, taking the early lead and holding off betting favorite Royal Moses for a 3 ½-length victory in the $18,900 feature race for older fillies and mares.
Touch the Sun reeled in 3-to-5 betting favorite Amazing Legacy and drew clear for a 2 1/4-length victory Friday in the featured Northwest Brewing Company Brewer’s Night Purse at Emerald Downs.
Finallygotabentley, stakes-placed three times as a 2-year-old and runner-up in his last three starts, got a breakthrough victory Sunday in the $50,000 Auburn Handicap for 3-year-old colts and geldings.
Defending champion E Z Kitty heads a list of 10 older fillies & mares nominated to the $50,000 Washington State Legislators Stakes on Sunday, June 9.
White River High's Jerry Scheidt was named 2A Boys Coach of the Year.
Most Wins* Trainer: 4, Bud Klokstad (Ropersandwranglers*, 1997 & 1999); Jumron Won, 2001; Beau Maggie, 2005) Jockey: tie-2 Juan Gutierrez (Crimson Design, 2004; Noosa Beach, 2009)
Makors Finale played his favorite game again Saturday at Emerald Downs.
It was more of the same Friday at Emerald Downs, as Roarified scored her latest victory in the $13,750 Electric League of the Pacific Northwest Purse at Emerald Downs.
Already jam-packed with several top contenders, the 3-year-old male division added another first class competitor for Sunday’s $50,000 Auburn Handicap at 6 ½ furlongs.
When the Panther boys soccer team defeated Shorecrest to take home the WIAA 3A state championship, they didn't just show athletic excellence — though they showed that in spades. They made school history.
The Spartans played two games at state games in Selah, losing both.