The Burner: Despite heartfelt pleas from high-school athletes, playing fall sports doesn’t align with COVID-19 realities

Brandon Brown

9/4/2020 The impact of no in person schooling has been felt throughout the state of Washington. None have been impacted more than coaches and student athletes who are used to getting their seasons under way this month. Many, even lost their last chance at playing when spring sports were cancelled […]

WIAA LEAP Committee Class of 2022 Selected

Brandon Brown

Via Wiaa.com RENTON, Wash. – Eight incoming juniors from around the state of Washington were recently selected to join the LEAP (Leadership through Education Activities and Personal Development) Committee, the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA) announced Thursday. The incoming juniors selected are: AuLani Benitez – Grandview High School Cole Clark – Freeman High School Megan Leitz – […]

ASU Sun Devils Honor Tyrenn Smith

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7/29/2020 (Phoenix, AZ) June 2nd the sad news broke of the death of Tyrenn Smith. Tyrenn just finished his junior year at Kentwood High school and was killed in a tragic car accident in which he was a passenger. Tyrenn had already made a hard decision and that was to […]

WIAA pushes back Start of Fall Sports (Updated!)

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7/7/2020 (Updated 7/8/2020) We’ve updated this story with an interview of the WIAA Executive Board President Greg Whitmore. Whitmore is also the Athletic Director for Lind-Ritzville High School. Greg Whitmore WIAA Executive Board President updates Fall Sports [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xPUirfOIkVg[/embedyt] (Renton, WA) The WIAA Executive Board met today and made one […]

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