Category Archives: Rugby

SVSJ commentary: The state of youth sports in Washington during COVID-19 is not good now, and parents and athletes are nervous and scared because of it. So can it be fixed? Should it?

On this Sunday morning, we here in Washington state are coming to terms with a youth sports scene that is very barren, very uncertain right now in the wake of the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association’s decision this past week to … Continue reading

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A note from your editor about our future plans at the SVSJ

Good morning. Hope you all had a tremendous Memorial Day weekend. We have some news to announce today about the future of the Snoqualmie Valley Sports Journal. The current COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting shutdown of youth and high school … Continue reading

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SVSJ commentary: For the benefit of young athletes in Washington and their families, Governor Inslee, it’s time to fully reopen this state, with safety restrictions. Now.

Data and science. Data and science. Those two words have become buzzwords in the current COVID-19 disease fight here in Washington state, with Gov. Jay Inslee using those two words to continue justifying the current stay-at-home order and resulting shutdowns … Continue reading

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Continuing COVID-19 shutdowns impacting high school sports not just on, but off the field

The current COVID-19 disease outbreak and its response have thrust our state and nation into a period of mass shutdowns of businesses and recreational activities designed to promote social distancing to help stop the spread of the virus. In many … Continue reading

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Your midweek news roundup: MSHS mourns loss of student, and could youth sports’ return in Washington be decided by the courts?

Good Wednesday morning. Coming up shortly, we take a deeper look into the news from earlier this week of the stunning announcement by Mount Si High School athletic director Darren Brown of his departure from that post to resume teaching … Continue reading

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