Sports Section

REMINDER: Highline Bears play two games at home this weekend!

REMINDER: Highline Bears play two games at home this weekend!

REMINDER: Your Highline Bears are back in action in White Center this weekend, with games on Friday and Saturday nights: Friday, Jun 14, 2019, 7:05 p.m. Join us for Military Appreciation Night, as the... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Bears open their 2019 baseball season this Saturday!

REMINDER: Highline Bears open their 2019 baseball season this Saturday!

REMINDER: The opening game of your 2019 Highline Bears baseball team is this SATURDAY, June 1 at Mel Olson Stadium in White Center! The first pitch is set for 7:10 p.m. The Bears are heading into their... [Read more]

Evergreen High gets $200,000 grant for lighting at new turf field

Evergreen High gets $200,000 grant for lighting at new turf field

From our friends at Highline Public Schools: Early darkness, muddy potholes and rained-out practices will soon be a relic of the past at Evergreen High School, as King County Parks just announced a $200,000... [Read more]

Peace N’the Hood Job Fair for youth will be Friday, June 7 at the Log Cabin

Peace N’the Hood Job Fair for youth will be Friday, June 7 at the Log Cabin

The annual Peace N’the Hood Job Fair for ages 16-24 will be held on Friday, June 7, from 2:30 – 5 p.m. at the Log Cabin in Steve Cox Memorial Park (1321 SW 102nd Street in White Center; map... [Read more]

Highline Bears baseball 2019 season opener will be Saturday, June 1!

Highline Bears baseball 2019 season opener will be Saturday, June 1!

The Highline Bears summer collegiate baseball team plans for a summer full of entertainment and fun, with the 2019 season opening game set for Saturday, June 1 at Mel Olson Stadium in White Center. The... [Read more]

REMINDER: April Pools Day is TODAY at Evergreen Aquatics Center

REMINDER: April Pools Day is TODAY at Evergreen Aquatics Center

April Pools Day is TODAY – Saturday, April 13 – at the Evergreen Aquatics Center in White Center. This is a FREE community event! Come learn about water safety! We will be raffeling off prizes! More... [Read more]

Registration now open for White Center 5K on Saturday, March 30

Registration now open for White Center 5K on Saturday, March 30

The 7th annual WC5K is back, and will be running – more powerful than a locomotive – through the streets of White Center on Saturday, March 30! Come be a White Center SUPERHERO! (there will be prizes... [Read more]

Beverly Park students surprised with laptops from Olympic Gold Medalists

Beverly Park students surprised with laptops from Olympic Gold Medalists

On Wednesday, Oct. 10, students at Beverly Park Elementary School were surprised with new laptops given out by U.S. Olympic Gold Medalists. U.S. Olympic Gold Medalists Monique Lamoureux-Morando and Jocelyne... [Read more]

Evergreen High School to get new field thanks to Seahawks & King County Parks

Evergreen High School to get new field thanks to Seahawks & King County Parks

Muddy potholes and rained-out practices may soon be a relic of the past at Evergreen High School in White Center, as the school’s dreamed-of synthetic turf field now has the funding to become reality. Highline... [Read more]

Oregon knocks out West Seattle in Little League semi-finals to end season

Oregon knocks out West Seattle in Little League semi-finals to end season

By Luke Olson Sports Editor The West Seattle Little Leaguers are headed home– and they better be prepared to soak in all the praise and achievement from quite a historic run to the Little League... [Read more]

Backs against the wall, West Seattle beats Alaska, 11-2 to advance in World Series

Backs against the wall, West Seattle beats Alaska, 11-2 to advance in World Series

By Luke Olson Sports Editor This time around, the first inning was in favor of the West Seattle Little Leaguers. After surrendering 11 straight runs in the first inning against Idaho two days prior, West... [Read more]

West Seattle can’t recover after Idaho’s catastrophic 11-run first inning

West Seattle can’t recover after Idaho’s catastrophic 11-run first inning

By Luke Olson Sports Editor It was not the start the West Seattle Little League All-Stars were expecting in the first inning of the first round of regionals against Idaho. After Miles Gosztola’s struck... [Read more]

Highline Bears & Seattle Southside Chamber’s Night at Ballpark is Aug. 11

Highline Bears & Seattle Southside Chamber’s Night at Ballpark is Aug. 11

Come watch our very own Highline Bears take on the Gresham Greywolves at Mel Olson Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 11! The Seattle Southside Chamber and the Highline Bears invite all to join them at this family... [Read more]

Fred Hutch Obliteride bike riders will spin through White Center on Sat., Aug. 11

Fred Hutch Obliteride bike riders will spin through White Center on Sat., Aug. 11

Photo courtesy Fred Hutch Obliteride Nearly 2,500 Fred Hutch Obliterideriders will pedal through Puget Sound communities – including White Center – on Saturday, Aug. 11, raising funds to help obliterate... [Read more]

Pitching duel out as Highline Bears fall to Seattle Studs, 1-0

Pitching duel out as Highline Bears fall to Seattle Studs, 1-0

By Luke Olson After Sam Hellinger of the Seattle Studs struck out his eighth batter in the bottom of the third—the Highline Bears could sense the kind of night they were going to endure. But, Hellinger... [Read more]

Hoops4Life Basketball/Skills Camp will be at Mt. Rainier High School July 23-27

Hoops4Life Basketball/Skills Camp will be at Mt. Rainier High School July 23-27

BASKETBALL/LIFE SKILLS CAMP!!!! @ Mount Rainier High School Monday, July 23 – Friday, July 27 This camp started in West Seattle in 1998 for the purpose of creating an affordable camp that would raise... [Read more]

Highline Bears get bitten by Kent Bulldogs Saturday night

Highline Bears get bitten by Kent Bulldogs Saturday night

By Luke Olson Things were rolling quite smoothly for starting pitcher Colin Cortez until a fifth inning debacle that began with a one-out homer by the Kent Bulldogs. That homerun started a seven-run rally... [Read more]

Former Fire Chief Russ Pritchard brings baseball back to the community

Former Fire Chief Russ Pritchard brings baseball back to the community

By Payton Dineen For the past three years, Mel Olson Stadium in White Center has been the home of the Highline Bears summer collegiate baseball team. Every summer since 2015, upwards of 600 fans have... [Read more]

Former UW pitcher for Seattle Studs shuts down Highline Bears 11-0 Thursday

Former UW pitcher for Seattle Studs shuts down Highline Bears 11-0 Thursday

By Luke Olson All the Highline Bears players and coaches knew what was to come on Thursday night against the Seattle Studs. Geoff Brown was on the mound for Seattle. A former Jackson High School standout,... [Read more]

9-runs enough for Highline Bears to notch first win of season Saturday night

9-runs enough for Highline Bears to notch first win of season Saturday night

By Luke Olson It was an offense head coach Josh Evans has been waiting for – one he knew all season long that would be able to produce. After taking a 2-0 lead early in the bottom of the second, the... [Read more]