Mercer Island High Women’s Basketball
The MIHS women’s team are the King County Champs. More in the Reporter.
Photo from 1998, jlilly on Flickr.
Yeshiva High Women’s Basketball
And congrats to the “613’s” of Yeshiva High School, who sent the first Jewish team to the state tournament. They forfeited thier last game, which was due to be played on a fast day, rather than risk playing without water. Gotta admire the dedication.
Mercer Island Mens’ Swimming
The MIHS Mens’ Swin team took its fifth straight state title. Dynasty-tastic!
Says the Seattle Times: Behind a sweep of all three relays, Mercer Island more than doubled the next closest Class 3A team’s score Saturday at the King County Aquatic Center in another dominant display at the state meet.
Mercer Island Author Signing at Island Books
“Not all crazies live in condos, but ALL condos have crazies.” Mercer Island doesn’t have as many condos as the cities, but I bet we have our proportion of crazies. Diane Kinman, author of Condo Divas, Mercer Island resident, and owner of 6 condos over 20 years, will be at Island Books on March 7th at 3 p.m. for a signing.
Recycling Center to Close
The Recycling Center near Mercerdale will close on Feb. 28, or this Sunday. Apparently there’s no decision yet on what to do with the site.