Former Washington volleyball standouts Courtney Thompson and Tamari Miyashiro are members of the U.S. team that began competition in the...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Former Washington volleyball standouts Courtney Thompson and Tamari Miyashiro are members of the U.S. team that began competition in the Women’s Pan American Cup on Friday in Tijuana, Mexico.
The Americans opened with a 27-25, 25-22, 25-17 win over Peru in the event that is a qualifier for the 2011 FIVB World Grand Prix.
• Puyallup’s Megan Jendrick swam to a third-place tie in the women’s 200-meter breaststroke in 2:29.62 at the Santa Clara (Calif.) Grand Prix.
- Power restored after major, hour-long outage in downtown Seattle
- Trump, Clinton win Washington state primary
- Designed in Seattle, this $1 cup could save millions of babies
- Boeing plans hundreds of layoffs in local IT unit
- Walkoff magic! Leonys Martin’s dramatic homer in ninth lifts Mariners
Most Read Stories
• The U-16 Ellstrom’s Elam Plus unlimited hydroplane will become the U-96 Sprit of Qatar, the boat owners announced.
• Kent’s Adrienne Wilson, a receiver for the Seattle Majestics of the Independent Women’s Football League, was picked to play for the U.S. national team at the Women’s World Championship, June 27-July 3 Stockholm, Sweden.
From team reports
and other sources.