Bainbridge Islander preview


Here’s the Bainbridge Islander preview for May 24. Feel free to give your events a plug in the comment section below.

0524_BI_01A SPRING SURPRISE | Photos from the spontaneous Scotch Broom Festival.

RACES SET | A roundup of candidates seeking office this fall.

AMPHIBIAN INVASION | Three-dozen frog sculptures arrive for community arts project.

PARK FOR POOCHES? | Vincent Road site proposed for sprawling dog park.

COMING UP: Bainbridge firm offers farmers a high-tech marketing platform.


Weather: The holiday weekend is looking cloudy but not too wet, according to the National Weather Service. A chance of showers and highs in the mid-60s are predicted through Monday.

Sports: Bainbridge softball and soccer teams both play state tournament games today. Softball opens tournament play at 9 a.m. game against University in Lacy (see a bracket here).

Soccer plays Shorecrest in the semi-finals at 2 p.m. today in Puyallup. The game will be webcast. Two tennis doubles teams also play state games today.The state track tournament began Thursday.

Bainbridge rowing qualified two boats for nationals.

See a full Spartans schedule here and follow the Sun’s Prepzone on Facebook for updates.

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