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Yankees, Pirates battle for BILL title

  • Jun 14, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:45PM

Softball, Babe Ruth titles will be decided as well as play wraps up this week on island diamonds. After three and a half months of play, the Bainbridge Island Little League Majors are one game away from declaring their champion of the island. Two teams – the Yankees and Pirates – will play tomorrow at Lower Rotary Field at 6 p.m. for the title thanks to their victories on Monday.

Sports Roundup - It’s a coaching merry-go-round at BHS/Celeb tourney at Wing Point

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:45PM

Mark Grindrod leaves the girls program, while Anh Tran moves over from boys When Mark Grindrod retired from his job three months ago, he thought that was it. But at a retirement party for another co-worker, he was offered another job as a field engineer inspecting Trident subs that offered more pay, so he took it – but it meant his “retirement” from coaching the Bainbridge girls soccer team. “It wasn’t that hard to take the new job, but it was hard to tell the kids,” he said. The move is part of several coaching changes announced by BHS athletic director Neal White on Thursday.

Two Spartans named to All-Kitsap team

  • Jun 7, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:45PM

Four soccer players are named to the All-Metro Mountain Division team. It was a tough year for the Bainbridge boys soccer team, but four Spartans made the All-Metro Mountain Division team. Dylan-Tucker Ganges was a second team selection, while Max Aussendorf was an honorable mention. Two Spartans also made the Kitsap News Group’s All-Kitsap team, as voted on by sportswriters from the Bainbridge Review, the North Kitsap Herald, the Central Kitsap Reporter, the Bremerton Patriot and the Port Orchard Independent

Sports Roundup - Martha’s Vineyard good to island sailors/JV tennis scores at All-Comers/Two island teams win at Viking Cup

  • Jun 3, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:45PM

Team places eighth in National Team Race Championship in Massachusetts. Against 12 other schools from around the country, many of them private schools, the Bainbridge sailing team made the most of their opportunity, scoring an eighth-place finish at the National Team Race Championship at Vineyard Haven Yacht Club in Martha’s Vineyard, Mass. It’s the best finish ever by a team out of the Northwest District.

Sports Roundup - Girls are top Metro stars/Crew to film OAR on trip/Former island rowers excel

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:45PM

They’ve been at the top of their game all season. Now, Bainbridge girls sports have been rewarded with their second Metro League All-Sports title in three seasons. The award is given to the school whose teams have the most points based off how their teams placed in the Metro League.

Spartan relay fourth at Star Track

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:45PM

Taylor, Pierce in top 15 in their events at the state meet in Pasco. Alana MacWhorter knew it would be a tough run for the girls 4x400 relay team at Star Track XXIV in Pasco last weekend. Faced with a talented trio of relay teams from their own district in Issaquah, Liberty and Mount Si, not to mention the other teams that made it to the event, the senior said she’s happy with how she and Zena Hemmen, Lindsey Mynatt and Lizzie Brackett did.

Sports Roundup - Hurt, Saucier place at state/Sign up now for summer LAX

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:45PM

Two Bainbridge golfers ended their season on a successful note at the 3A state tournaments this week.

BHS represented well at Star Track

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:45PM

Girls 4x400 relay, Taylor, Pierce ready to compete for a state title in Pasco. It’s been a long, hard road for Emily Pierce to make a return to Star Track. Hampered by a knee injury last year, the senior has worked many hours to return to top form as she competes for a state title in the discus at Edgar Brown Stadium in Pasco this weekend. “It’s good,” she said. “I’m glad I could come back.”

Sports Roundup - Lady Ray makes run, falls short/Fastpitchers out thanks to Cougars/Several tracksters make it to state

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:45PM

PORT ORCHARD – For the second straight year, Anne Scott was named to the All-State first team and was named state MVP. And she’d give it all back if it meant getting a state title in return. The senior, who had two goals, two steals and three assists in the 13-3 win over Kentridge on Friday night and 12 goals, six steals and a assist in the 14-8 win over Shorewood Saturday, could only score four goals in a 10-6 loss to Mercer Island Sunday in the finals of the state water polo tournament at South Kitsap High School. It’s the second straight year that Lady Ray has lost to the Islanders in the title game.

Sad but true: lacrossers fall to Lions

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:44PM

Bainbridge suffers its first loss of the season at the worst time imaginable. SEATTLE CENTER – There’s a reason why many teams don’t win three titles in a row: It’s hard. The Bainbridge girls lacrosse team were dealt the harsh reality of that when the final horn sounded and their 11-9 loss to the Lakeside Lions Saturday in the Varsity A state championship game at Leon H. Brigham Field in Seattle became official. The loss not only ends their season long 16 game winning streak, it ends their quest for three titles in a row to tie Laurie Usher’s record.

Sports Roundup - Fastpitchers split at districts/Saucier third, earns state trip/Raqueteers eliminated

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:44PM

TUKWILA – On a hot, sunny Thursday, the Bainbridge fastpitch team went .500 on the first day of the 3A Sea-King District 2 tournament, defeating Nathan Hale 4-1 in the early game, but lost 10-0 in five innings to the Liberty Patriots in the later game.

Spartan lacrossers earn a split decision

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:44PM

The girls play for the state title, while the boys succumb to Mercer. One more game to go. The Bainbridge girls lacrosse team took care of business Wednesday, crushing the Holy Names Cougars 15-2 in a state semifinal game to move onto the championship game and a possible three-peat today at Memorial Stadium in Seattle.

Sports Roundup - Fastpitchers third at Metro tourney/Tracksters finish in top five at Metros/Just two remain for racqueteers

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:44PM

The Spartan fastpitch team had to put in some overtime, but they got the win against the West Seattle Wildcats, defeating them 7-5 in 10 innings Friday for third place in the Metro tournament. Bainbridge’s Lindsay Willmann threw all 10 innings for the win. She didn’t give up a earned run, struck out 11 and only gave up six hits and walked three.

Lacrossers host playoff action tonight

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:44PM

Bainbridge routs Lakeside 17-4, setting up a showdown vs. Mercer at 7:45 p.m. If there was any possibility that the Bainbridge lacrosse team was overlooking Lakeside to get to Mercer Island, it was erased by halftime. Nine different players scored as the Spartans crushed the Lions 17-4 on a sunny but cold Friday night at Memorial Stadium.

Sports Roundup - Boys lacrossers’ streak snapped/Poloists take down Newport/Fastpitchers split at Metro tourney/Tracksters make noise at Metros/Golfers can’

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:44PM

The Bainbridge boys lacrosse team had a chance to finish the season undefeated, but lost a 11-10 heartbreaker in overtime to Mercer Island last Friday. They rebounded to defeat the Roosevelt Roughriders 14-8 on Tuesday in the last regular season game to go 15-1 on the year. “We had all the seniors start in the first half,” senior attacker Willy Delius said. “It was a good way to go out.”

Girls lacrossers run the table, go 14-0

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:44PM

The undefeated Spartans earn a bye in the first round of the state playoffs. One of the goals that the Bainbridge girls lacrosse team talked about before the season – after “seek unlimited potential” – was to go undefeated for the regular season. They accomplished that goal Wednesday night as they defeated the Forest Ridge Ravens 16-10 to end the season with a 14-0 record. Head coach Tami Tomilla said that they could finally admit that their goal of an undefeated season could be achieved – but not mentioning it was the way to go for them.

Sports Roundup - Mercer frustrates Lady Ray in home pool/Racqueteers solid at Metro tourney/Kickers drop two, denied postseason/Sailors sail home with regatta t

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:44PM

The Bainbridge squad falls 7-5 against their rivals from the other island. The Bainbridge girls water polo team had a rough day in the pool Friday, losing to a tough Mercer Island team 7-5. Head coach Jeff Clark felt that he couldn’t get the team going for anything. “The forces were against us today,” he said. “I couldn’t tell them anything at the breaks, I wasn’t yelling when they were on offense and defense.

Sports Roundup - Fastpitchers move onto the second season/Hardballers watch season slip away/Raqueteers head into Metro fray

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:44PM

Spartans place third in division, will meet Nathan Hale in post-season action. The Bainbridge fastpitch team celebrated their success this season with what else – a cake fight after they handed out gifts to their departing seniors on Wednesday. Head coach Liz McCloskey is happy with how much the players have improved. “We did a lot better this year than we did last year,” she said. “We’re making strides as a program and as a team, and when we hit the Metro tournament, I think we’re going to be tough to beat.”

Sports Roundup - Spartan hardballers at the end of the line/It’s tourney time for racqueteers/Sailors miss out on district title/JV hardballers scoring big

  • May 3, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:44PM

Today’s game vs. O’Dea is a must-win affair if Bainbridge hopes to advance. All the cliches are in place. It’s do or die. Their backs are against the wall. It’s a one-game season. The Bainbridge Spartans baseball team are staring all of those well-worn sayings down after dropping a critical game to O’Dea on Monday 5-2 at Bainbridge.

Sports Roundup - Golfers take home trophy/Kickers can’t get a break/‘Fins win at the ‘Boat’

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:43PM

The Bainbridge boys golf team started the second season off the right way: with a win at the Higgins Memorial Thursday. The foursome of Austin Hurt, Paul DeBarros, Jamie Neill and Rick Ulloa posted a 305, three strokes better than second place finisher Port Townsend.

It’s salami time, twice!

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:43PM

Wow! Brenden Gent belts two grand slams in a single inning. Third baseman Brenden Gent has quietly had a stellar year at the plate for the Bainbridge baseball team this season. He’s not quiet any longer. The senior accomplished a rare hitting feat when he hit two grand slam home runs – in one inning – for his only hits Wednesday against the Eastside Catholic Crusaders in a 20-3, five-inning Spartan rout.

Sports Roundup - Lacrossers defeat Issaquah in thriller/Fastpitchers score 12 in one inning

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:43PM

James Gilbreath forces a key turnover, Masi scores three, assists on three more. The last time these two teams met, Issaquah ended the Bainbridge boys lacrosse team’s chances at a state title with an 11-10 victory at Memorial Stadium May 25. Nearly a year later, the Spartans were the victors this time, defeating the Eagles 8-7 Friday night in an enthralling, hard-hitting game to stay undefeated on the season.

Sports Roundup - Draining Lakeside/Sign up now for b-ball camp/Tracksters win another one

  • Apr 22, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:43PM

The Spartans defeat rival Lions, Vikings to stay undefeated. In what could be a preview of the state championship game, the Bainbridge girls lacrosse team defeated Lakeside 14-10 Wednesday night at Memorial Stadium. Even with the win, coach Tami Tommila had a spirited conversation with her team after the game about their performance, mainly on defense in the second half. But she wasn’t concerned about the effort – just how her young defenders handled a tough Lion offense. The 10 goals were the most surrendered by Bainbridge all season.

Sports Roundup - Fastpitchers stuck in midseason skid/Racqueteers take a pair/Oarsmen near journey’s start

  • Apr 19, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 8:43PM

The bats have gone cold in three straight losses in the past week. Its one thing to start slow at the beginning of the season, but to suffer a slump in the middle is not good for a team’s playoff chances. The Bainbridge fastpitch team is reeling in the midst of a three-game losing streak, scoring just four runs in losses to Olympic on Tuesday, Sequim on Friday and West Seattle on Monday. “We got a lot of things to work on,” head coach Liz McCloskey said. “We can’t keep playing like this.”

Sports Roundup - Girls lacrossers run away with victory/Tracksters make their name early/Racqueteers split matches/Kickers hang tough in Metro

  • Jun 9, 2008 at 8:43PM

Ten different Spartans score in the 19-1 rout over visiting Bellevue. The Bainbridge girls lacrosse team made it look easy Wednesday night, defeating the Bellevue Wolverines 19-1 for their third straight win. The Spartans roared out to a 17-1 lead in the first half, at times scoring at will. Jane Baumgartner, the team’s leading scorer, scored four goals in the game. Colbi Brawner had a hat trick, five ground balls and five draw controls.

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