By Terry Jenks, Curtis High School Athletic Director
Curtis HS Football team defeated Auburn HS in the 4A WIAA Quarterfinal Playoff game last Friday night 31-0. The Vikings are advancing to the Semifinal game Saturday, November 27 at the Tacoma Dome, kick-off is at 7:00 PM. This will be a rematch of last years final game for the Vikings when they were defeated by Skyline HS (Issaquah School District). Skyline has been ranked by most media as the number 1 team in Washington State 4A while Curtis has been ranked number 2 all year.
Tournament passes and tickets are also available at the Tacoma Dome box office or through Ticketmaster at www.tacomadome.org. Single game tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for senior citizens and students with ASB cards. Tournament passes are $16 for adults and $11 for senior citizens and students with ASB cards. (Tickets purchased online are subject to additional fees and taxes.)
Other news for Curtis Football include the announcement of All-SPSL South Division Teams and Awards.
Coach of the Year – Clay Angle
Offensive Back of the Year – Rahmel Dockery
Offensive Lineman of the Year – Cornelius Edison
Defensive Lineman of the Year – Cornelius Edison (Cornelius’ older brother Chris won both of these awards the previous two years)
Defensive Linebacker of the Year – Jason Walker
Defensive Back of the Year – Jordan Copeland
Practices for Curtis HS Girls Bowling began on November 1. The team consists of 26 members in grades 9-12. They have lost their first two
matches of the season. The first practices all of the other CHS winter sports began on Monday, November 15.