Markezich and Maier Place at State

Congratulations to Bear Creek's fall State athletes! Freshman Olivia Markezich placed eighth in the 1A State Cross Country Championship Meet run on November 7 at Sun Willows Golf Course in Pasco. Senior Katie Maier swims for Issaquah HS. At the 4A Swim & Dive State Championships, she placed seventh in the 200 Medley Relay, seventh in the 400 Freestyle Relay, and tenth in the 500 Free.

Also senior Caleb Ji has qualified for the 1A State Tennis Championships which will be held in May. Sophomore John Hayes and freshman Oliver Nordberg have qualified for the 1A Districts 1 and 2 Golf Tournament which will also be held in the spring; they still have the opportunity to qualify for the State Golf Championships.