Category Archives: Soccer

Youth sports organizations in Washington launch letter-writing effort aimed at lawmakers trying to get athletics re-opened

The continuing shutdown of youth athletics in Washington, both at the club and high school levels, has become increasingly frustrating for many. Today, youth sports organizations around the state have started a campaign to convince lawmakers to intervene in an … Continue reading

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Mount Si baseball player makes college decision, and news from the pitch…..

Good Monday morning. We start the short week this week leading up to turkey and pigskin on Thursday for Thanksgiving with news of a college commitment by a Mount Si High School baseball player. Junior pitcher Jack Berg last night … Continue reading

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SVSJ guest commentary: School Sports and Activities Needed Now More than Ever

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is an op-ed that was sent out yesterday to media outlets around Washington State, including us, by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association, Washington’s high school sports governing body, and was posted to the organization’s web site. … Continue reading

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College men’s soccer team with a Valley athlete set to compete for conference title

Good Thursday morning. While we all digest the news from yesterday which we covered extensively regarding the newest delay to the restart of high school sports in Washington, we have news from the college ranks this morning. Clemson University’s men’s … Continue reading

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SVSJ commentary: WIAA vote on shifting high school sports calendar again we think only pushes back the inevitable, and it is time for the association to change its thinking

The latest moves regarding Washington’s high school sports restart to some may be a good sign, but, really, in our view, it’s only delaying what we believe is the inevitable and it’s time for Washington high school sports leaders to … Continue reading

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