EARLY MORNINGS FOR NAPAVINE SOCCER

Napavine starts the morning during early season practices running laps and running the stairs of their grandstands. Not an easy feat but when you have a squad that made the state championship game 4 straight years, you’ve always got some pretty lofty expectations heading into the season. To see the full gallery of photos, click…

Fall Sports Power Rankings, Chapter 1

I started writing the Spring Sports Power Rankings blog-column last April (or May? I don’t really remember and I’m not looking it up) as a joke. “Power rankings!” I thought. “This is a good way to kill a half-hour on a Tuesday when every baseball game’s rained out.” So I wrote the stupid power rankings.…

Preseason AP Football Poll is Out

Hey, it’s almost football season. Like in a week or so, probably. For real. Anyway, today the Associated Press released its first prep football poll, which they haven’t done in the past until the third week of the season or so. I have no idea how any of these teams got ranked like this ……