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January 20, 2015 at 4:00 AM

“Weighing In”: Prep wrestling blog — Week 7

The Hornets took 10th at 3A state last season. The school has won four state titles in the wrestling, scoring back-to-back crowns on two occasions in 2008 and 2009 and 2011 and 2012.

Being ranked No. 1 doesn’t meaning anything yet, Eilers understands. He will find out how good the Hornets are at state on Feb. 21-22 in the Tacoma Dome.

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January 13, 2015 at 4:00 AM

“Weighing In”: Prep wrestling blog — Week 6

“I’ve always wanted to finish first at state, and that’s been my goal since my freshman year,” said McDaniel, who is off to a 19-3 start this season at both 160 and 170 pounds with wins over a pair of defending state champions. “It hasn’t worked out in the last couple years. It was disappointing to finish eighth last year, and it motivated me.

“I don’t want to feel that way again at the end of this year. It made me work harder.”

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January 6, 2015 at 4:00 AM

“Weighing In”: Prep wrestling blog — Week 5

“My goal is to win a state title, but also want to do well in the offseason after [school season],” said the 5-foot-2 Freitag, who took third at state in Greco Roman and fourth at state in freestyle at 113 last offseason. “I love wrestling and the people in it. I love the fact that it make me a harder worker.

“Wrestling carries over into my other work. I am used to working hard, and I enjoy it now.”

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December 19, 2014 at 4:00 PM

Prep girls soccer: Eastside coaches to lead West in national all-star game

It is a great honor to be asked to coach a game like this,” Bunnell said. “It is a symbol of all the great kids I have been able to coach over the years. It also will be a blast to be coaching the game with my friend Don Braman from Skyline, our biggest rival school. It is a testament to the great soccer in our area.”

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