Traversing Interstate-5 on Monday afternoon got a little more interesting in Eugene, Ore., when a dark plumb of smoke rose above the Western skyline.
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UNIVERSITY PLACE — The ninth hole at Chambers Bay Golf Course is called “Olympus,” a high-teed hole that offers the best sight lines of the links-style course.
It was a moment every Dad can relate to, seeing your son or daughter accomplish something big that they’ve been working toward for most of their lives.
To paraphrase the 16-time world heavyweight wrestling champion Ric Flair, “To be the best, you have to beat the best.”
A cold, brisk Grays Harbor Memorial Day was the backdrop to the home debut of the Grays Harbor Gulls at Olympic Stadium.
The notebook has been overstuffed from the past several weeks of action on the Twin Harbors. So, it is time to empty it to clear some space for the main thrust of postseason play.
UNIVERSITY PLACE — Standing atop one of the countless hills inside the Chambers Bay Golf Course, you immediately notice the natural amphitheater the course was cut and created into just under eight years ago.
Seeing a glass half-full also means that it’s half-empty. The Seattle Mariners are a case in point.
The Sports Network wire service account of the Seattle Mariners’ 10-inning victory over the Oakland Athletics on Sunday contained a sentence guaranteed to infuriate Mariner fans.
Early in my sports writing career, I learned the folly of authoring critiques on Twin Harbors high school and community college coaches.
Surrounded by his wrestlers and coaches, Chuck Veloni enjoyed every moment during last week’s Aberdeen High School wrestling award banquet.
A former co-worker once told me that, when considering career options, she’d divide a legal-sized pad of paper in half and list the pros and cons of making a change on opposite sides.
A Chehalis High School staff member posed a question to me last week. It wasn’t the first time I’d heard it.
At different times during the National Football League season, I’ve made two sweeping pronouncements about the Seattle Seahawks.
SEATTLE — Long after the Seattle Seahawks were presented the George Halas Trophy for winning the second straight NFC Championship, a large group of print, radio and television media gathered in a holding area underneath CenturyLink Field.