VIDEO: Catching Up With Mercer Island’s Brad Kimball: By Scott Enyeart

June 17, 2013

       Several weeks ago, Brad Kimball, the powerful two-way lineman from Mercer Island (Wash.) High School, took a trip to the East Coast to check out some Ivy League schools and came away with offers from both Harvard and Yale.      The 6-foot-3, 245-pounder followed up his Ivy League tour – which also included visits to Dartmouth and Brown – with an offer from Cornell shortly after he returned…


Mercer Island lineman Brad Kimball picks up two Ivy League offers: By Scott Eklund

     Mercer Island (Wa.) DL Brad Kimball is a leader both on and off the field. About four weeks ago, while on spring break, the talented two-way lineman took a tour of some Ivy League schools and came away with offers from both Harvard and Yale. Soon after he headed out of the country, to Guatemala, to take part in a leadership program and he just returned home and spoke…

April 24, 2013

OR/WA Updates – Doug Brenner, Kahlil Dawson, Risley Lesko: By Jordan Johnson

November 10, 2012

  Here we check in with Oregon bound lineman Doug Brenner who just broke Jesuit’s all time lifting record; Graham-Kapowsin’s Kahlil Dawson who is one of the best corner in the west and headed to Portland St; The KingCo 3A All Purpose Yards Leader Risley Lesko of Mercer Island. Jordan Johnson – NEI     Oregon commit Doug Brenner sets all time lifting record at Jesuit          A…


NEI/WIAA Network Game Of The Week: #1 Bellevue (8-0) @ Mercer Island (5-3): By Ryland Spencer

October 25, 2012

*This game is being featured as a Game Of The Week and you can find the online broadcast at When the game ends it will be archived and available to view within the hour. This is a free service presented by PlayOn! Sports. If you can’t join us at the game or online, you can get live scoring updates by following me on Twitter @RylandNEI and for all things…


Speed Kills; Mercer Island’s Risley Lesko Elevating his Game: By Jordan Johnson

September 18, 2012

       A kid that has upped his stock immensely over the off season and the first few games of 2012 is Mercer Island speedster Risley Lesko (5-11 175 Sr. ATH/DB). Lesko is the go to guy on an Islander team that was headed by current Washington QB Jeff Lindquist over the last few seasons. Lindquist left the school ranked the #4 overall QB in the country, and a local…