It’s been an incredibly wet spring so far this year. With annual rainfall records dropping like flies around the Puget Sound there has been a nasty by-product to the big soak. Without a doubt, one of the toughest jobs the past couple of months around these parts has been on the shoulders of athletic directors and coaches of outdoor sports.
Can you imagine looking at a calendar already filled with baseball and fastpitch dates, and somehow finding some room to add in another five to 10 games that were postponed due to the seemingly constant deluge? Some teams have been playing an incredible number of games within a week’s time recently while trying to squeeze every game onto the calendar before the playoff season.
One outdoor sport that doesn’t worry too much about the weather is soccer. As a matter of fact, if there… Read Full Story
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Homecoming is one of the great fall traditions at high schools and universities. Alumni are invited back to campus and encouraged to interact with their old school, just not in that creepy “Dazed and Confused”, Matthew McConaughey way of interacting. On October 9, Fife High School had their homecoming football game, hosting the Franklin Pierce Cardinals. Fife is also celebrating their 100th year of existence, and the celebration this night included fireworks. The two teams added their own fireworks in a game that saw 80 points scored in a… Read Full Story
Now that school is almost out for summer and seniors are graduating, student athletes at Fife High School have signed their letters of intent to various colleges to play their chosen sport. Pictured here are from left: Brittany Pringle, soccer, Green River Community College; Jonah Matthews, track,…
FIFE FOOTBALL Sept. 6 - @ Shadle Park 1:00 p.m. Sept. 12 – Evergreen 7:00 p.m. Sept. 19 – White River 7:00 p.m. Sept. 26 – Steilacoom 7:00 p.m. Oct. 03 - @ Washington 7:00 p.m. Oct. 10 - @ Franklin Pierce 7:00 p.m. Oct. 17 – Orting 7:00 p.m. Oct. 24 – River Ridge 7:00 p.m. Oct. 31 - @ Clover…
Custom-made mouthguards are widely accepted as an important component of protecting student athletes from orofacial injuries, and new research suggests they may also reduce the incidence of traumatic brain injuries (TBI)/concussions. The research, published by the Academy of General Dentistry in the…