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Rainiers Go Boom

A trip home to Cheney Stadium proved to be just what the doctor ordered for the Tacoma Rainiers, as their opening road trip was marred by rain and early-season struggles as they fell three games to one to the Sacramento RiverCats in their opening series of the season. Though it wasn’t quite the fast start the defending Pacific Coast League Northern Division champs had hoped for, they were able to turn it around on arriving in Tacoma, taking three out of four from the El Paso Chihuahuas in their first home series of the season.

The home opener saw top prospect Tyler O’Neill smash the first of what will likely be many home runs at Cheney for the 21-year old outfield phenom (provided the Mariners don’t require his services too soon) en route to a 7-2 victory. The next day was scheduled to be the return of outfielder Boog Powell… 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                            L 54-39
12/06    @ROGERS                               L 45-31
12/08    PUYALLUP  … Read Full Story

WEEKLY STORIES
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                  L 45-31
12/08    PUYALLUP                   postponed… Read Full Story

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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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