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Rainiers bats come alive in opener

With nearly a week in the books for the Tacoma Rainiers, the season has had a different start than their Pacific Coast League Pacific Northern Division championship run of last season. After leading the division from opening day, and all the way through the season until the final out of game 142, the Rainiers have had some inclement weather to deal with coming out of the gates, and the bats didn’t seem to want to heat up until the home town boys returned to the cozy confines of Cheney Stadium.

Apparently, the Rainiers brought the rain with them to Sacramento for their opening series against the RiverCats (the Triple-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants). Initially scheduled to begin on Thursday, April 6, that game was canceled due to rain. The following day they were able to begin their season, though they weren't able to… Read Full Story

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FIFE TROJANS FALL SPORTS SCHEDULES

FOOTBALL

09/02 @Pullman 7 p.m.
09/09 @Washington 7 p.m.
09/16 Foss 7 p.m.
09/23 @Lindbergh 7 p.m.
09/30 Franklin Pierce 7 p.m.
10/07 @White River 7 p.m.
10/14 @Evergreen 7 p.m.
10/21 Foster 7 p.m.

 

 

 

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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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