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Track & field finds strength in diverse events

Track & field finds strength in diverse events

Aditi Jain, Feature Editor

May 21, 2019

This year, the boys track team has a record of 1-3 and the girls track team holds a record of 2-2. The entire team had two main goals for this season: send competitors to state and build team unity. Coach Kurt Spann said it is hard to make a track team feel like one big team because there are so many...

Lacrosse becomes ASB sport

Lacrosse becomes ASB sport

Ryan Brownell, Reporter

May 19, 2019

Lacrosse has been at Inglemoor for several years as an outside body, but this year, lacrosse is a school-funded sport. Becoming a school-funded sport comes with a lot of benefits including more student participation and lower access costs to join the team and buy equipment. “Next year with ASB fund...

Soccer rattles off three games en route to state

Soccer rattles off three games en route to state

Monserrat Villaseñor, Reporter

May 18, 2019

Following three victories at the 4A Wes-King District playoffs, boys soccer earned a spot for the state competition. Their first two wins against Kamiak and Redmond positioned them to play Eastlake on May 9, for a chance at state, and after their 4-1 win, the Vikings were officially state bound. Th...

Vikings head to state for second year in a row

Vikings head to state for second year in a row

Caden Frank, Sports Editor

May 16, 2019

After wrapping up the 2019 regular season, the Vikings jumped into the Wes-King tournament with a first-round bye as the second seed from KingCo, and were set to begin their run in round two of the postseason. In their playoff opener on May 4, the boys were at home against Jackson High. Sophomore Kol...

Girls tennis finishes their season strong

Girls tennis finishes their season strong

Evelynn Li, Reporter

May 16, 2019

Girls tennis finished third in 4A KingCo, their best performance in over five years, with a league score of 7-2 and an overall score of 9-3. The team sent two singles and two doubles to districts, with sophomore Brooke Demerath in the finals, and junior Milan Mar and freshman Alyssa Chinn scoring second...

Girls badminton celebrates comraderie

Girls badminton celebrates comraderie

Madeline Nguyen, Reporter

May 11, 2019

As the season comes to an end, girls badminton looks to improve next season following their 0-12 record this year. Despite their difficulties this season, the team had a record number of 40 members, and they still remain a close-knit community. “The tight bond we formed between everyone on the team ha...

Boys soccer hopes to edge a playoff spot

Boys soccer hopes to edge a playoff spot

Monserrat Villaseñor, Reporter

April 22, 2019

As the regular season comes to an end, boys soccer continues to power through their final games with the goal of making it to the KingCo playoffs for a second straight season. According to head coach Kevin McGibbon, the team hopes to perform well in the district, make it to state and be the top team in ...

Out-of-the-box sports

Out-of-the-box sports

Stephanie Dossett and Madeline Nguyen

April 16, 2019

Senior kayaks competitively by Madeline Nguyen Once the buzzer sounds, the kayakers take off. Olympic gold medalist Greg Barton passes senior Jupiter Grant on the first stroke and, within 10 seconds, was a boat length ahead. At the 2017 Ted Houk Regatta, which is a large kayak and canoe race in S...

Baseball fights for top spot in KingCo

Baseball fights for top spot in KingCo

Caden Frank, Sports Editor

April 7, 2019

Coming off a remarkable run to state in 2018, which included the first KingCo title since 2001, head coach Craig Bishop has high expectations moving forward. “Our goal this year is to get back to state and frankly, my personal goal is to win a game at state because Inglemoor baseball has not eve...

Softball coasts into 2019 playoffs

Softball coasts into 2019 playoffs

Sam Goetze, Photo Editor

April 6, 2019

As the season has progressed, “Always compete” has become the softball team’s motto for the 2019 season. The Vikings have consistently competed at a very high level, as proven by their record so far. Despite a 7-3 loss to Jackson on March 13 at the start of the season, the Vikings recovered ...

Girls basketball finishes 8th in state

Girls basketball finishes 8th in state

Caden Frank, Sports Editor

March 7, 2019

The girls basketball team’s last visit to the state tournament was four years ago, and on Feb. 14, they had a chance to return. However, heading into the half they trailed Lake Stevens 33-29. Senior Jenna Troy said this game, in particular, was her favorite game of the whole season. “It was a must-win...

Athlete features

Athlete features

Caden Frank and Minita Layal

March 7, 2019

Jenna Troy takes her talents to Central by Minita Layal As one of the top contributors to the success of the basketball program in recent years, senior captain Jenna Troy has an average of 15.8 points per game in the 29 games she has played this year and has been playing on the school team ever si...

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