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Curtis tops Federal Way for fourth place

TROPHY TIME. They may have fallen short of capturing the 4A boys’ state basketball championship, but in reality, the Curtis Vikings (23-5) performance at the 4A Hardwood Classic was absolutely fantastic. The Vikings gave eventual 4A state champion Kentwood all they could handle in their quarterfinal matchup on Thursday, March 2. A split-second moment of indecision was all that kept Curtis from tying up the game at the buzzer as they fell by just two points, 57-55. Curtis would bounce back the following day with a resounding 64-46 win over Enumclaw and the table was now set for a rematch with Federal Way in the fourth-place game on Saturday. The 8 a.m. contest was a tight affair, but Curtis was able to pull away in the end for a 70-62 victory over the two-time defending champions, and the fourth-place trophy was heading to University… Read Full Story

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Curtis baseball to bring talent to diamond

As we have somehow survived one of the wettest winters in Puget Sound history, sooner or later something has got to give. The clouds will part, the sun will remind us all of how wonderful it is to live here next to the water, and the baseball will begin flying through the air with more regularity.
Though the Mariners and Rainiers are still in preparation mode for the upcoming season, high school baseball season is already in swing for the Curtis Vikings and sixth year head coach Brian Robinson. With two former Division I pitchers (Robinson,… Read Full Story

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VIKINGS BEGINNING TO PICK UP STEAM

CURTIS VARSITY SCHEDULES VARSITY GIRLS BASKETBALL 11/29    @GIG HARBOR                        L 54-51 12/02    BELLARMINE                           …

Viking Girls Back To Winning Ways

VARSITY GIRLS BASKETBALL 11/29    @GIG HARBOR           L 54-51 12/02    BELLARMINE               L 54-39 12/06    @ROGERS                 …

Potts-Woods too much to handle in All-Star Game

With the regular and post-seasons completed for the Curtis Viking basketball team, a few of the players were given the honor of participating in the Cloud Nine South Sound All-Star Game held Friday, March 18 at Auburn High School. Aushanti Potts-Woods, Glenn Jordan and John Moore suited up for the…

SPRING SPORTS SCHEDULES

CURTIS HS BASEBALL 3/30 @Graham-K 4 p.m. 4/1 Todd Beamer 4 p.m. 4/2 Hazen 12 p.m. 4/5 Puyallup 4 p.m. 4/6 Bethel 4 p.m. 4/8 Rogers 4 p.m. 4/12 Graham-K 4 p.m. 4/13 @Span. Lake 4 p.m. 4/15 @Puyallup 7 p.m. 4/19 @Em. Ridge 4 p.m. 4/20 @Rogers 7 p.m. 4/22 Bellarmine 4 p.m. 4/26 Span. Lake 4 p.m. 4/27…

Vikings capture impressive hardware in 2015

As we close the book on 2015, it fair to say that it was another banner year for Curtis High School athletics. Not only did the Vikings capture several South Puget Sound League titles, several Curtis teams and athletes went a step further and excelled at the state tournament level. There were even…

CURTIS WINTER SPORTS SCHEDULES

CURTIS BOYS BASKETBALL 12/04 @Bellarmine 7:30 p.m. 12/08 @Rogers (Puy) 7 p.m. 12/09 @Kentwood 7 p.m. 12/11 Spanaway Lake 7 p.m. 12/15 @Puyallup 7 p.m. 12/17 Winter Classic 4 p.m. 12/18 Winter Classic 4 p.m. 12/19 Winter Classic 4 p.m. 12/22 Bethel 7 p.m. 01/05 @Graham-Kap. 7 p.m. 01/07 Emerald Ridge…

Volleyball and swim title cap successful fall
Justin Gimse

It was a championship weekend for the Curtis High School volleyball team as the girls took their 4A South Puget Sound League title, as well as a district crown on the road to Kennewick on Nov. 13 and 14 to see if they could add one final trophy to the 2015 Vikings’ haul. With a field stacked with…

CURTIS ROLLS INTO PLAYOFF SHOWDOWN WITH BELLARMINE
Justin Gimse

It was a festive atmosphere at Curtis Viking Stadium under threatening skies on Friday, Oct. 30. It was to be the final football game for the Viking seniors, a non-league matchup against an upstart Stadium squad, and all the while, Curtis’ playoff chances were in the hands of another team playing…

A new voice for University Place
Justin Gimse

Welcome to the first edition of the University Place Press Sports section. We at the Pierce County Community Newspaper Group are proud and excited to be the new, bi-weekly resource for all things University Place. Throughout the year, we will be dishing up the sports news from the likes of Curtis…

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  CURTIS HS BASEBALL     CURTIS HS FASTPITCH  
   03/10    Todd. Beamer L0-2 03/16 Timberline L4-6
03/16 Wilson L3-4 03/18 Moses Lake W20-4
03/18 Timberline L1-4 03/18 Eastmont W20-8
03/21 Puyallup L0-3