What started out as a beautiful night at Sid Otton Field quickly turned dark as lightning rolled into the area and eventually brought the game to a halt.
TOLEDO — The Indians dug their way out of a two-touchdown hole in the fourth quarter here Friday night to beat Rainier, 15-14, in nonleague 2B football action.
After twice finding the back of the net within the first 10 minutes of play, the Yelm Tornados were able to keep the momentum going Tuesday night against the Spanaway Lake Sentinels and earn their first when of the season with an 8-0 shutout.
Comprised of a majority of sophomores this season, the Yelm boys tennis team is looking to build a foundation and support a few leaders this year as they look toward their goal of heading to districts.
When John and Cynthia Reopelle took over as coaches of Yelm High School’s volleyball teams four years ago, they had a few very specific goals— make strides, create a credible program and foster a team to compete fiercely.
New Rainier High School football coach Andrew Bartell got his first win in his first game at the helm Friday night as the Mountaineers rolled to a 38-14 win over Raymond in front of the home crowd.
It wasn't the outcome the Yelm High School faithful wanted, but the Tornados completed their first game on the new turf nonetheless Friday night.
TENINO — The Beavers got off to a hot start here on Friday before the sun went down but when the lights came on, it was Rochester who stole the show at the Scatter Creek Showdown with a 34-20 win in non-league football action.
A classroom full of Yelm runners huddled around cross country coaches Alex McIntire and Dan Baker last week before one of their first practices. Pacing back and forth, Baker went over the training regiment of running and details of their time trial for that day.