The Northwest District once again dominates the top of the Class 2A state rankings in the latest Cross Country Coaches Poll, as Bellingham tops the Class 2A list on the boys' side and Sehome sits atop the girls' rankings.
Joining the Red Raiders in the 2A boys' rankings are No. 2 Cedarcrest, No. 3 Squalicum and No. 4 Sehome.
On the girls' side, No. 2 Burlington-Edison and No. 3 Bellingham are right behind the Mariners.
The district also is well represented in the 1A polls, with King's ranked No. 2 on the boys' side right behind Nine Mile Falls Lakeside, followed by No. 6 Meridian, No. 7 Lynden Christian and No. 10 Blaine.
On the girls' side, King's is again No. 2 behind Riverside, followed by No. 4 Lynden Christian, No. 6 Meridian and No. 9 South Whidbey.
Also earning top spots in the rankings were the Central Valley boys and Camas girls in 4A, North Central boys and Glacier Peak girls in 3A and the Tri-Cities Prep boys and St. John-Endicott girls in 2B/1B.
SEHOME TO HOST TENNIS TOURNAMENT
The Sehome tennis teams will host their second annual charity doubles tournament on Saturday, Sept. 14. Matches are scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. in mixed, men's, women's and parent/child categories, with recreational and competitive divisions in all four categories.
There will be a barbecue, a silent auction and raffle and prizes for divisional winners.
The cost is $80 per team, with the barbecue included. Entry forms can be downloaded at sehome.bellinghamschools.org\.boys-tennis. For more information, contact tournament coordinators Michele Anderson (360-778-3569) or Bonna Giller (360-676-6481, ext. 5285).