Fall sports kick off this Friday
By Tim Clinton
Friday the fun begins for football fans in West Seattle and White Center.
Chief Sealth of West Seattle and Evergreen of White Center actually open with a non-league game against each other, with the Evergreen Wolverines taking the short jaunt up the road to the Southwest Athletic Complex (SWAC) to play the Seahawks of Chief Sealth.
Chief Sealth plays in the Metro League while Evergreen plays in the Seamount League. Both are Class 3A leagues.
Kickoff will be at 7 p.m.
West Seattle of the Metro League also opens with a 7 p.m. Friday non-league game, hosting Lindbergh of the Seamount League at West Seattle Stadium.
Class B-11Seattle Lutheran High School takes over West Seattle Stadium for Saturday, playing Curtis Graham in 1:30 p.m. action.
Volleyball and girls soccer games are scheduled to begin Tuesday in the Metro League and the Seamount League.
Chief Sealth's soccer team entertains Bainbridge in a 3:30 p.m. game at the SWAC field across the street from the school.
Volleyball has both West Seattle and Chief Sealth opening on the road Tuesday.
West Seattle's Wildcats visit Ingraham and Chief Sealth travels to Cleveland for 7 p.m. matches.
West Seattle goes to Chief Sealth for a 4 p.m. crosstown soccer match Thursday.
In the Seamount League, Evergreen opens with a 7 p.m. home volleyball match against Hazen on Tuesday. The Wolverines' girls soccer team waits until Thursday to open, playing a 5:30 p.m. home match against Washington at Highline Stadium.
The boys tennis team at Evergreen visits Hazen at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and the volleyball team visits Lindbergh at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Volleyball also opens Tuesday for Seattle Lutheran with the Saints hosting Darrington at 6 p.m. The squad turns around to visit University Prep on Saturday before entertaining Mount Vernon Christian at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11.
The Seattle Lutheran girls soccer team does not open until Tuesday, Sept. 11 when it hosts Mount Vernon Christian at 6 p.m.