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PREVIEW: Kent-Meridian vs. Auburn (WA)

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Washington teen dies in 'car surfing' fall in high school parking lot

Apr 2, 2015 • New York Daily News
A Washington teen died after falling while trying to "car surf" in his high school's parking lot, school officials said. Lupo Benson, 18, rode on the roof of his friend's car, laughing as the driver sped in circles around Kent-Meridian High School's ... More

Kent African hair braider drops lawsuit after state adopts license exemption rule

Apr 10, 2015 • Kent Reporter
Her shop is in a small strip mall across from Kent-Meridian High School. It's called Sally's Africain Hair Braiding, using the French spelling of African in the name and her nickname of Sally. Sylla's challenge to Washington's regulation of braiders ... More

Mill Creek symposium explores the brain

Mar 26, 2015 • Kent Reporter
The event – part of Brain Awareness week – was planned by Mill Creek faculty and students with help from Kent-Meridian High School, the University of Washington School of Nursing, University of Washington School of Education, Puget Sound Educational ... More

DJ Jigre opens doors into his life, hardships

Mar 20, 2015 • The Easterner
A super senior, he calls himself, Jigre is a former track and field athlete from Kent-Meridian High School in Kent, Washington. His ninth sibling, a little brother, was born recently. His name is Guled, and Jigre is planning on going home this upcoming ... More

New threat triggers alert at Kent Meridian High School

Oct 30, 2014 • KOMO News
An automated phone alert was sent to parents of students at Kent Meridian on Wednesday night saying that an unspecified threat had been made to the school. Even though the threat is not considered credible, the alert said students are being given the ... More

Week 1: ALL-USA Performers of The Week

Mar 23, 2015 • USA TODAY High School Sports
Below is our first installment of the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Performers of The Week (Western Washington) for the spring season. For future consideration for this list, email our high school sports department at and be sure ... More

Kentridge tops Kent-Meridian at Showare Center

Jan 29, 2015 • USA TODAY High School Sports
The Kentridge boys basketball team knew its fate before it stepped on the court for Thursday's Kent Classic – the Chargers have known for a week that they will be the SPSL South's No. 3 seed for the league tournament. But by beating Kent-Meridian 48-42 ... More

From the sidelines: Kentridge vs. Kent-Meridian boys basketball

Jan 30, 2015 • USA TODAY High School Sports
Kent-Meridian guard Jordan Lockhart sets up the Royals' offense. basketball, Seattle, Basketball, Kent-Meridian High School (Kent WA), Kentridge High School (Kent WA), Gallery. 14 shares. share. tweet. sms. send. email ... More

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