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Tacoma Rainiers set for an upswing

It’s been a wild season so far for the Tacoma Rainiers and their faithful baseball fans. After two straight seasons of surprisingly solid weather early in the season, the Rainiers have stepped out onto the field for some chilly and wet contests at Cheney Stadium. Of course, if it was just the weather offering up a difficult road for the Rainiers, that wouldn’t be all too bad.

The real stinger this season has been the constant fallout from a Seattle Mariners club that can’t seem to roll out a consistent lineup from week to week. Sometimes it feels as though someone is coming up from the Rainiers, or being sent back down on a daily basis. One thing is for certain, the rapid influx and exit of players at Cheney Stadium has kept the Rainiers’ uniform staff on their toes the entire season.

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Fife seniors sign letters of intent

Now that school is almost out for summer and seniors are graduating, student athletes at Fife High School have signed their letters of intent to various colleges to play their chosen sport. Pictured here are from left: Brittany Pringle, soccer, Green River Community College; Jonah Matthews, track, Eastern Washington University; Tyler Knutsen, baseball, Olympic Community College; Lauren Spencer, fastpitch, Southwest Oregon University; TyReese Lucero, football, Pacific Lutheran University; Mack Smith, soccer, St. Martin’s University; Daniel Peugh, baseball, Grays Harbor Community College; Kiana Dorris, swimming, California State University;… Read Full Story

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Trojans celebrate Homecoming with win over FP

Homecoming is one of the great fall traditions at high schools and universities. Alumni are invited back to campus and encouraged to interact with their old school, just not in that creepy “Dazed and Confused”, Matthew McConaughey way of interacting. On October 9, Fife High School had their homecoming football game, hosting the Franklin Pierce Cardinals. Fife is also celebrating their 100th year of existence, and the celebration this night included fireworks. The two teams added their own fireworks in a game that saw 80 points scored in a… Read Full Story

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Fife seniors sign letters of intent

Now that school is almost out for summer and seniors are graduating, student athletes at Fife High School have signed their letters of intent to various colleges to play their chosen sport. Pictured here are from left: Brittany Pringle, soccer, Green River Community College; Jonah Matthews, track,…

FIFE TROJANS FALL 2014 SPORTS SCHEDULES
Justin Gimse

FIFE FOOTBALL Sept. 6 - @ Shadle Park 1:00 p.m. Sept. 12 – Evergreen 7:00 p.m. Sept. 19 – White River 7:00 p.m. Sept. 26 – Steilacoom 7:00 p.m. Oct. 03 - @ Washington 7:00 p.m. Oct. 10 - @ Franklin Pierce 7:00 p.m. Oct. 17 – Orting 7:00 p.m. Oct. 24 – River Ridge 7:00 p.m. Oct. 31 - @ Clover…

Custom mouthguards protect student athletes

Custom-made mouthguards are widely accepted as an important component of protecting student athletes from orofacial injuries, and new research suggests they may also reduce the incidence of traumatic brain injuries (TBI)/concussions. The research, published by the Academy of General Dentistry in the…

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